Federal Relations

Through its Washington, D.C., office, ACWA monitors and weighs in on federal legislation that affects California water. It also represents its members before the Administration and key federal regulatory agencies.

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ACWA Federal Affairs Committee

Latest News about Federal Relations

The House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power, on Tuesday, held a hearing on the Bureau of Reclamation’s FY2015 budget... read»
U.S. Reps. John Garamendi (D-03) and Doug LaMalfa (R-01) announced the bipartisan legislation today that would authorize a feasibility... read»
With Congress weighing legislation to assist drought-stricken California, ACWA's annual D.C. Conference provided a prime opportunity to... read»
On Thursday, President Obama announced his intention to nominate Estevan López as the next Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation... read»
ACWA and WESTCAS sent a letter to EPA asking for the Science Advisory Board to be granted more time to review the wetlands connectivity... read»