Tag: States Rights

New Trump Rule Limits States From Blocking Pipelines

A new Trump rule in regards to the Clean Water Act limits the power states have to block pipeline projects. According to The Hill: The Trump administration gutted a key portion of the Clean Water Act on Monday, limiting states’ ability to block controversial pipeline projects that cross their waterways. The final rule from the

Trump Administration Makes Drastic Change to Medicaid

The Trump administration has announced that it will make a major change to Medicaid. The administration will now allow states to scale back their Medicaid spending if they convert part of their Medicaid funding into block grants. According to The Hill: States will have the ability to scale back Medicaid spending by converting part of