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Trump to propose 'narrower definition' for water protection

Clip: 09/14/2019 | 4m 29s Video has closed captioning.

The Trump administration this week rolled back Obama-era regulations on the Clean Water Act, which was established to limit the amount of pollution in U.S. bodies of water and to protect sources of drinking water. Critics called the regulations an example of government overreach. Coral Davenport, a New York Times reporter covering energy and environmental policy, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.

Aired: 09/14/19

Rating: NR

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