From the Washington Examiner: Government had already let down Flint, Mich. badly enough. But a new lawsuit alleges that Mayor Karen Weaver, hailed as a champion for her city during its water crisis, siphoned money out of a pool intended to fix the city’s tainted water problem into her political action committee. This accusation will […]
At least he didn’t pivot and blast Republicans, when the EPA was at fault for the current water crisis.
At least Obama tried to calm the people of Flint with the self-described “stunt.”
Honestly, they should get money from the EPA after the EPA ignored dangerous lead levels in the city’s water supply. Photo by Michigan Emergency Management & Homeland Security
Karen Weaver, the Flint mayor, said it was keeping her options open. Um, okay. Photo by Michigan Municipal League (MML)
From the Washington Examiner: The federal government said Friday that recoating the lead pipes in Flint could be done by May 1, which means residents of the eastern Michigan town could be able to drink their water by August. The federal announcement was made in a letter extending the federal emergency in Flint until mid-August. […]
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) knew of the water problems back in April 2014, where lead was leaking into the water supply of the city of Flint, Michigan, but did not go public about it. Yet Democrats blame the governor, Rick Snyder, for the problems. Photo by Michigan National Guard
Rick Snyder, the Republican governor of Michigan, disputed Hillary Clinton’s claim at the most recent Democratic Party debate.
5/11/2016 - Democratic Mayor of Flint, Michigan Allegedly Funneled Money from Water Safety Fund to Her PAC
5/5/2016 - Obama Believes the Flint Water Crisis is a Shared Responsibility
5/5/2016 - Obama Drinks Water from Flint, Michigan to Show It’s Safe to Drink
4/27/2016 - Flint Residents File Negligence Claim against EPA, Want $220 Million for Lead Contamination
4/3/2016 - Flint Mayor Backtracks Threat to Sue Michigan
3/27/2016 - Water in Flint will be Lead-Free by August, Feds Say
1/21/2016 - Michigan GOP Governor Takes Blame for Flint Water Crisis, but the EPA Knew It, Too
1/19/2016 - Michigan Governor Disputes Hillary Clinton’s Claim that She Spurred Action in Flint over Water Problems