Senate Report Highlights EPA Enforcement of WOTUS Rule

Today, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee released their report highlighting examples of EPA illegally asserting jurisdiction over features traditionally exempt from the Clean Water Act. Despite the fact that the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals continues their nationwide stay on enforcement of EPA’s “waters of the United States” final rule, the report demonstrates that […]

Ministers from 12 EU states back divisive U.S. trade deal

Ministers from 12 EU countries have written to the bloc’s trade chief to back a planned trade accord with the United States, declaring clear support for negotiations that have divided opinion on both sides of the Atlantic. Brussels and Washington have officially committed to sealing the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) before U.S. President […]

TSCRA Cattlemen’s Column: Regulations Appropriate To Manage CWD-Infected Deer Herds

Chronic wasting disease (CWD) was found in an intensively managed white-tailed deer herd, a deer breeder operation, in Medina County in 2015, and was discovered in a free-ranging mule deer population in the Hueco Mountains in far West Texas in 2012.  Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s (TPWD) testing — conducted since 2002 on more than […]