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Chesapeake Bay cleanup requires EPA involvement

Chesapeake Bay cleanup requires EPA involvement

In a perfect world, the voters of Virginia’s 6th district, the mountainous segment of western Virginia that roughly parallels Interstate 81, would be given a tour of the wetlands and waterways, crab pots and work boats of the Eastern Shore for a day so that they might have a better appreciation for the Chesapeake Bay and the interstate battle against water pollution that rages on. Surely, were they so enlightened, they would be no more capable of electing Bob Goodlatte to Congress than Ebeneezer Scrooge could have given Tiny Tim the cold shoulder after his Christmas Eve revelations.

Alas, such justice can only be found in the novels of Charles Dickens. Instead, 6th District...

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