Letters

Senators to Subcommittee Regarding the Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds

April 2018

To: The Honorable Lisa Murkowski
Chairperson
Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
Senate Committee on Appropriations
Washington, D.C. 20510

The Honorable Tom Udall
Ranking Member
Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
Senate Committee on Appropriations
Washington, D.C. 20510

From: The undersigned members of the U.S. Senate

Dear Chairperson Murkowski and Ranking Member Udall:

As the Subcommittee develops spending priorities for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019, we strongly urge you to support full and robust funding for the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF.) We appreciate your continued support for these vital initiatives and urge you to provide no less than the FY 2018 funding level. It is critically important to provide the most robust possible federal investment in our nation’s safe and clean water infrastructure, particularly as each dollar invested helps to create jobs while protecting public health and environmental quality in our states…