Senate approves bill that would speed Gold King Mine reimbursements

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Senate approves bill that would speed Gold King Mine reimbursements

Measure also would establish long-term water monitoring
Dan Bender of the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office removes a sign telling people to stay out of the Animas River in the wake of the Gold King Mine spill in August 2015. The spill led to a financial hit to rafting and other companies reliant on the Animas River. On Thursday, the U.S. Senate passed a bill that would expedite reimbursements to local governments, Native American tribes, and states affected by the Gold King Mine blowout.
Gardner
Bennet

Senate approves bill that would speed Gold King Mine reimbursements

Dan Bender of the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office removes a sign telling people to stay out of the Animas River in the wake of the Gold King Mine spill in August 2015. The spill led to a financial hit to rafting and other companies reliant on the Animas River. On Thursday, the U.S. Senate passed a bill that would expedite reimbursements to local governments, Native American tribes, and states affected by the Gold King Mine blowout.
Gardner
Bennet
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