New Clean Water Act rule increases clarity, but at what cost?

Recently, the EPA and Corps completed a draft report on the connectivity of streams and wetlands. This report will form the basis of new regulations defining the scope of federal jurisdiction to regulate isolated streams and wetlands throughout the country. … Continue reading

40 years of inadequate protection of property rights under the Clean Water Act

October 18th was the 40th anniversary of the Clean Water Act.  PLF has accomplished a great deal in ensuring that the CWA is enforced in a reasonable manner, including securing judicial review of orders issued by the EPA in Sackett … Continue reading

Which is scarier — America or Amerika?

Senator Rand Paul has a new book out Government Bullies – How Everyday Americans are Being Harassed, Abused, and Imprisoned by the Feds. It’s a darn good read and I highly recommend it. Even for those of us who have … Continue reading

Lou Dobbs talks to the Sacketts and PLF’s Damien Schiff

Today, the Lou Dobbs Tonight show on Fox Business Channel is scheduled to interview PLF Senior Staff Attorney Damien Schiff and PLF clients Mike and Chantell Sackett, of Priest Lake, Idaho. Lou Dobbs Tonight airs on the Fox Business Channel … Continue reading