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Challenge to Chesapeake Cleanup Tests EPA Power

posted on May 2, 2014 at 1:31 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Maryland is joining three other jurisdictions in supporting the Obama administration's plan to clean up the Chesapeake Bay watershed, seeking to counter an election-year legal challenge by farmers and 21 attorneys general that... Full Story

Farm Groups Appeal Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Ruling

posted on October 11, 2013 at 12:58 PM

The case, according to Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman, is not about protecting the Chesapeake Bay, but rather about whether "EPA can dictate where farming will be allowed, where homes can be built and where businesses can be established." Full Story

Farm bureaus: EPA lawsuit could affect thousands

posted on September 7, 2012 at 11:44 AM

The American Farm Bureau and its West Virginia counterpart say an Environmental Protection Agency move aimed at cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay could set critical legal precedent for their members, so they should be allowed to intervene in an... Full Story

Sierra Club blocks Md. natural gas export terminal

posted on April 27, 2012 at 5:57 PM

The Sierra Club says it will block an energy company's plan to export liquefied natural gas from the booming Marcellus Shale formation. Full Story

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