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AG JOSH HAWLEY: MO Farmers to Benefit from WOTUS Withdrawal


Jefferson City, Mo. (June 27, 2017) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley issued the following statement following the EPA’s withdrawal today of the anti-agriculture Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule. The rule would have given the federal government regulatory authority over almost any body of water on farmland, including isolated streams, hundred-year floodplains and roadside ditches. Read more...

MO AG Josh Hawley: Religious Liberty Wins Today


Jefferson City, Mo. (June 26, 2017) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley issued the following statement following today’s ruling by the United States Supreme Court in favor of Missouri’s Trinity Lutheran Church. The Supreme Court ruled today in a 6-3 decision that Trinity Lutheran Church could not be denied state grant money simply because of its status as a religious organization. Read more...

Missouri Attorney General Sues Opioid Manufacturers for Fraud


St. Louis, Mo. (June 21, 2017) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley filed a lawsuit today against three large drug manufacturing companies in the Circuit Court of St. Louis City. Hawley is suing Purdue Pharma, Endo Health Solutions and Janssen Pharmaceuticals. The lawsuit alleges that these companies fraudulently misrepresented the serious risks posed by the drugs they manufacture and sell. Read more...

AG Josh Hawley Joins 20-State Coalition Urging EPA to Respect States in WOTUS Review


Jefferson City, Mo. (June 20, 2017) — Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley joined a 20-state coalition in requesting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency preserve the role of the states in protecting the nation’s water sources. The coalition filed its letter Monday as part of the EPA’s ongoing review of its Waters of the United States rule. Read more...