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Obama Vetoes WOTUS Bill
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Jan 25, 2016 08:02 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- President Barack Obama kept true to his word and disappointed most people in agriculture late Tuesday by vetoing legislation meant to block the EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' rule broadening the definition for waters of the U.S.

The presidential veto leaves the fate of the rule to federal courts. The rule is already under a federal court injunction blocking it from being implemented until the federal courts determine whether it is legal. More than half the states in the country have filed suits to block the rule from going into effect.

Agricultural groups have ...

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