U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2009

    Gillibrand Wants Investigation of Drug Waste in Drinking Water

    Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is really, really trying to atone for her past as a lawyer who lobbied hard for big tobacco. A few weeks ago she sponsored a bill that would make the FDA regulate cancer-causing agents found in baby products. Now the New York senator is sponsoring an amendment to study the ... More >>

  • News

    February 13, 2007

    While Schumer Slept

    For five years, New York's senior senator said nothing about the toxic cloud that hung over his own constituents.