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Ag groups blast Obama’s veto of bill to kill water rule

Ag groups blast Obama’s veto of bill to kill water rule

The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF), other farm organizations and ag leaders ex­­pressed extreme disappointment with President Barack Obama’s veto last week of legislation sponsored by Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst that would have killed the Waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule. They vowed to keep up pressure to ditch the rule.

Republicans in the Senate tried to override the...




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