Nevada wants to back out of an agreement to designate a toxic mine a priority U.S. Superfund site — a move critics warn could leave state taxpayers on the hook … Click to Continue »
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says state and federal environmental protection officials have found no major problems at all but two of 60 Superfund sites hit by Hurricane Harvey. The governor … Click to Continue »
In New York state government news, three lawmakers may be making a move to the New York City Council, opening up vacancies in the Assembly and Senate. Sen. Ruben Diaz … Click to Continue »
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval wants the state to do more to identify patients with addictive behavior and foresee regional drug overdose trends. One of the governor's priority bills moving through … Click to Continue »
Neighbors of the mine, which has leaked toxic chemicals for decades, won a $19.5 million settlement in 2013 from companies they accused of covering up the contamination to drinking water wells.