"Donald Trump’s party is the very definition of a cult of personality. It stands for no special ideal. It possesses no organizing principle. It represents no detailed vision for governing. Filling the vacuum is a lazy, identity-based populism that draws from that lowest common denominator."
Obama era regulations required coal plants to upgrade their wastewater systems to treat heavy metals. The Trump administration is loosening those regulations.
“It’s clear from this rule that a relatively inexpensive treatment technology is available...that would eliminate the toxic contamination of drinking water supplies and is very affordable. And yet they did not require it."