The Pulse

U.S. House votes to roll back Biden’s WOTUS rule

By: - March 12, 2023 12:00 pm
Ducks swimming in wetlands near the Potomac River in Alexandria, Va. (Sarah Vogelsong / Virginia Mercury)

The U.S. House voted Thursday to undo a Biden administration definition of wetlands that allows for regulations on private lands.

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.