Abbott threatens to sue EPA over rule change
POSTED: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 5:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 11:55am
A.G. contends change would hurt private property rights
Austin — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is demanding federal environmental regulators scrap a proposal to expand the definition of federal waterways.
The gubernatorial candidate submitted a written public comment to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday. He threatened to sue if the proposal isn't withdrawn.