Senator Stabenow Statement on EPA Announcement to Audit Michigan’s Drinking Water Program

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow today issued the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's decision to audit the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality's drinking water program:

"It is clear that the State of Michigan made multiple mistakes and misjudgments, which have seriously harmed the health of the people of Flint. The EPA is taking critical steps today to get to the bottom of this outrageous situation. Everything must be done to make sure families and communities in Flint have safe drinking water."