Home > distrust of government, government abuse of power, government control, Police State > Water: Another battle with our own government over our freedom

Water: Another battle with our own government over our freedom

“Way back in 2007, Jim Oberstar (D) MN, submitted his bill H.R. 2421 The Clean Water Restoration Act. Now should you think this bill had anything remotely concerned with clean water in it, you would be mistaken. However, this bill did pass the House. The companion senate bill S, 1870 sponsored by Russ Feingold (D) WI, died in the Senate.

Oberstars bill targeted the term “navigable waterways” and replaced each and every instance of that term with the term “waters of the United States” contained in the “Federal Water Pollution Control Act” of 1972. “Waters of the United States” would of course include water from any source whatsoever, occurring any place at any time. This one phrase would be so loosely interpreted that no boundaries on federal encroachment could apply. “
Read the rest here

About these ads
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 884 other followers

%d bloggers like this: