Filter by

Water Pollution


Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 58 Show 58
  • emThe Crooked River Diesem
    Last Aired

    The Crooked River Dies

    This 1966 documentary traces the 100-mile-long Cuyahoga River from its source to Cleveland, where it empties, polluted, into Lake Erie. It originally aired on WKYC-TV’s “Montage,” an…

  • Cuyahoga River Fire 50th Anniversary
    Last Aired

    Cuyahoga River Fire 50th Anniversary

    The Cuyahoga River fire of 1969 helped galvanize the clean water and environmental movements, even though it was not the worst fire the polluted river had seen. Historian David Stradling…

  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
    Last Aired

    Open Phones

    Viewers responded to the question, “Do you support state and local bans on plastic?” States such as Oregon, California, New York and Hawaii have enacted laws that ban single-use plastic…

  • Washington Journal Seth Siegel Discusses the Safety of Drinking Water
    Last Aired

    Seth Siegel on the Safety of Drinking Water

    Troubled Water author Seth Siegel discussed the safety of drinking water in the U.S.

  • Washington Journal Abby Ellis Discusses Documentary on Flint Michigans Contaminated Water Supply
    Last Aired

    Abby Ellis on Documentary on Flint, Michigan's Contaminated Water Supply

    PBS Frontline filmmaker Abby Ellis talked about her documentary on Flint, Michigan’s contaminated water supply. She spoke via video link from Salt Lake City, Utah.

  • US Global Water Strategy Part 2
    Last Aired

    U.S. Global Water Strategy, Part 2

    The Wilson Center in Washington, DC hosted a morning-long forum on implementation of the U.S. government’s Global Water Strategy, released in November 2017. This portion of the event…

  • US Global Water Strategy Part 1
    Last Aired

    U.S. Global Water Strategy, Part 1

    EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Marcia Bernicat, and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick made…

  • Washington Journal Reps Dan Kildee DMI  Brian Fitzpatrick RPA Discuss New Task Force on Clean Drinking Water
    Last Aired

    Representatives Dan Kildee and Brian Fitzpatrick on New Task Force on Clean Drinking Water

    Representatives Dan Kildee (D-MI) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) talked about their formation of the Congressional PFAS Task Force which seeks to highlight the role of per- and…

  • Interview with Anna Clark
    Last Aired

    Interview with Anna Clark

    BookTV talked to journalist Anna Clark about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

  • Washington Journal Ariel Wittenberg Discusses the Clean Water Act
    Last Aired

    Ariel Wittenberg on the Clean Water Act

    E&E News Reporter Ariel Wittenberg discussed the Trump administration’s proposal to alter Clean Water Act protections for some wetlands and waterways.

  • emThe Poisoned Cityem
    Last Aired

    The Poisoned City

    Journalist Anna Clark chronicled the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

  • After Words with Mona HannaAttisha
    Last Aired

    After Words with Mona Hanna-Attisha

    Physician Mona Hanna-Attisha detailed her efforts to provide scientific evidence that children in Flint, Michigan, were being exposed to lead poisoning through the water supply. She’s…

  • Truman National Security Project Conference Gina McCarthy
    Last Aired

    Truman National Security Project Conference, Gina McCarthy

    Former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy said she is confident that much of the work done during her tenure at the EPA will remain despite proposed rollbacks…

  • President Trump Signs Resolution Rolling Back Coal Mining Waste Regulation
    Last Aired

    Coal Waste Resolution Signing Ceremony

    President Trump signed H.J. Res. 38, a bill repealing the Interior Department’s stream protection rule. The rule was created to prevent coal mining waste in drinking water and streams…

  • Senators Manchin and Heitkamp on Coal Waste
    Last Aired

    Senators Manchin and Heitkamp on Coal Waste

    Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Heidi Hetkamp (D-ND) offered their support for Republican efforts to roll back some Obama administration rules and regulations regarding the disposal of coal…

  • Hearing on Flint Michigan Water Contamination
    Last Aired

    Flint, Michigan Drinking Water Contamination

    Gina McCarthy and Governor Rick Snyder (R-MI) testified at a hearing on the Safe Drinking Water Act and lead contamination of the water supply in Flint, Michigan. Governor Snyder apologized…

  • Washington Journal Laura Ungar on Drinking Water Safety
    Last Aired

    Laura Ungar on Drinking Water Safety

    Laura Ungar talked about USA Today's investigation into small communities' drinking water systems, which found residents in many jurisdictions were drinking untested or lead-contaminated…

  • Melanie Zanona Discusses Water Infrastructure Bill
    Last Aired

    Water Infrastructure Bill

    Melanie Zanona talked about a water projects bill that authorizes funding for Flint, Michigan, and other communities to repair their water infrastructure systems.

  • Melanie Zanona Discusses Federal Aid for Flint Michigan
    Last Aired

    Federal Aid for Flint, Michigan

    The Hill's Melanie Zanona discussed legislation that provides federal aid to repair Flint, Michigan’s contaminated drinking water system.

  • Government Funding Legislation
    Last Aired

    Government Funding Legislation

    National Journal's Alex Rogers talked about the Senate’s decision to block efforts to advance a short-term government funding measure. He also mentioned reports that Senator McConnell (R-KY)…

  • Load 20 More