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Trump orders review of water rule

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Signing a new executive order President Trump has instructed the EPA to review the "Waters of the United States" rule using a narrower definition of waterway and with an eye to economic impacts. The original rule used a wider definition of waterway and did not include an economic test. The process of review and possible repeal could take months or years and will be challenged in court. A weaker rule will benefit any energy operator with operations roads or facilities nearby flowing or intermittent streams.

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