Governor Scott Walker Releases Statement on Decision to Stay the EPA’s Waters of the United States Rule
In June, Wisconsin joined one of the many lawsuits that have been filed challenging this rule.
Today’s ruling is a win for Wisconsin residents and job creators. Throughout this process we have seen yet another example of President Obama’s administration exceeding its authority in pursuit of a political agenda that will negatively impact Wisconsin’s citizens. We will continue to monitor this case as we work to protect against the uncertainty caused by the federal government’s overreach.
In June, Wisconsin joined one of the many lawsuits that have been filed challenging this rule, and Wisconsin is now one of eighteen states joined as petitioners in the consolidated case at the Sixth Circuit.
Recent Press Releases by Gov. Scott Walker
Governor Walker Calls on Legislature to Pass Bipartisan Reform for Wisconsin’s Juvenile Corrections System in 2018Jan 16th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
"We’re dedicated to improving long-term outcomes for both juveniles and our staff working at these facilities."
"We are a stronger and more unified people thanks to Dr. King’s powerful, resonant example."
Student Success: Governor Walker Champions Sparsity Aid and Low Revenue Ceiling Increase for Rural SchoolsJan 8th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
"Our top priority is driving student success and ensuring our children receive a quality education, regardless of where they live."