You are writing regarding

H.R.4965 To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes., 112th Congress

Contact Congress

1. Choose Your Position
2. Write Your Letter
3. Share Your Communication

OpenCongress Message Builder

OpenCongress Message Builder

Use the tools in this column to help craft your letter. Anytime your mouse highlights a section, click on it to add prepared text. You can edit any part of the message at left, and if you like, add your own stories and text to personalize your letter.

Official Bill Info

  • Latest Action: Sep 20, 2012 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 112-681.

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    I know the most recent action for this bill is as follows: "Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 112-681." on Sep 20, 2012
  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    This bill has been assigned to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure committee.
  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Water Resources and Environment

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    This bill has been assigned to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Water Resources and Environment committee.

Bill Statistics on OpenCongress

  • 100% of users oppose H.R.4965

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    100% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, oppose H.R.4965.
  • H.R.4965 has been viewed 2,084 times

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    H.R.4965 has been viewed 2,084 times on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource.
  • Contribution Data

    Enter your street address above, and relevant campaign contribution data for your elected officials will appear here in seconds for you to use in your letter.

    Most-commented sections of the bill text

    Highest Rated User Comments

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Farmers trying to stop flood of regulation | Government content from ... - July 04, 2012 by http://westernfarmpress.com/management/eurofresh-set-exit-bankruptcy - As part of the campaign, farmers and ranchers are asking their senators and representatives to support the Preserve the Waters of the U.S. Act (S. 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by http://westernfarmpress.com/management/eurofresh-set-exit-bankruptcy on July 04, 2012, "As part of the campaign, farmers and ranchers are asking their senators and representatives to support the Preserve the Waters of the U.S. Act (S. 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this ..." (/url?q=http://westernfarmpress.com/government/farmers-trying-stop-flood-regulation&sa=U&ei=rQX8T_-yC7CS2AWjzvSoBQ&ved=0CEMQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNFaFPj-NmVE38_FXgDSc5EK4Wf9Cg)
    • Farmers trying to stop flood of regulation | Government content from ... - July 04, 2012 by http://blog.westernfarmpress.com/letter-editor-1 - As part of the campaign, farmers and ranchers are asking their senators and representatives to support the Preserve the Waters of the U.S. Act (S. 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by http://blog.westernfarmpress.com/letter-editor-1 on July 04, 2012, "As part of the campaign, farmers and ranchers are asking their senators and representatives to support the Preserve the Waters of the U.S. Act (S. 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this ..." (/url?q=http://westernfarmpress.com/government/farmers-trying-stop-flood-regulation&sa=U&ei=97T6T9__HcGe2AX965j4DA&ved=0CEMQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNGSTd0Ol3y38SMGMBj7o9iRSWWaUg)
    • Farmers trying to stop flood of regulation | Government content from ... - July 04, 2012 by http://westernfarmpress.com/management/eurofresh-set-exit-bankruptcy - As part of the campaign, farmers and ranchers are asking their senators and representatives to support the Preserve the Waters of the U.S. Act (S. 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by http://westernfarmpress.com/management/eurofresh-set-exit-bankruptcy on July 04, 2012, "As part of the campaign, farmers and ranchers are asking their senators and representatives to support the Preserve the Waters of the U.S. Act (S. 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this ..." (/url?q=http://westernfarmpress.com/government/farmers-trying-stop-flood-regulation&sa=U&ei=dhf4T6nfE8fM2AXar72CBw&ved=0CD0QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNHhcRKv6TNQ1decd_lUp72SsCI7IA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • USA - The EPA is as reliable as Home Security ! - July 15, 2012 by Meattradenewsdaily (blog) - 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from using the guidance document. They are also communicating with officials at EPA, the White House Council on Environmental Quality, USDA and anyone else in the administration who needs to hear about how ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by Meattradenewsdaily (blog) on July 15, 2012, "2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from using the guidance document. They are also communicating with officials at EPA, the White House Council on Environmental Quality, USDA and anyone else in the administration who needs to hear about how ..." (http://www.meattradenewsdaily.co.uk/news/160712/usa___the_epa_is_as_reliable_as_home_security_.aspx)
    • Farmers Try to ‘Stop the Flood of Regulation’ - July 15, 2012 by southcountymail.com - 2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this guidance document. They are also sharing their stories of regulatory inundation through social media platforms. Look for the #stoptheflood hashtag on Twitter.

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by southcountymail.com on July 15, 2012, "2245 and H.R. 4965), which would prevent EPA from taking action through this guidance document. They are also sharing their stories of regulatory inundation through social media platforms. Look for the #stoptheflood hashtag on Twitter." (http://southcountymail.com/opinion/farmers-try-to-stop-the-flood-of-regulation/article_c4116154-ce90-11e1-ae94-001a4bcf887a.html)
    • Voice of the Reader 7-06 - July 06, 2012 by The Southern - The U.S. House of Representatives may soon vote on H.R. 4965, a dirty water bill. Its approval was recommended June 7 by a House committee. A member who had been a co-sponsor, and who joined in voting “aye” on the bill, was Representative Jerry F.

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by The Southern on July 06, 2012, "The U.S. House of Representatives may soon vote on H.R. 4965, a dirty water bill. Its approval was recommended June 7 by a House committee. A member who had been a co-sponsor, and who joined in voting “aye” on the bill, was Representative Jerry F." (http://thesouthern.com/news/opinion/mailbag/voice-of-the-reader/article_9eb2440c-c704-11e1-ba6b-0019bb2963f4.html)
    Enter your street address at right to find your members of Congress. You must have JavaScript enabled.
    A Letter to Congress from a constituent via OpenCongress.org

    After sending, this letter will be viewable to:

    Characters Remaining:  
    • Click "Send Message" above to complete delivery of this email. (If you don't already have a free "My OpenCongress" account, we'll make one for you now.)
    • Congressional offices require all address information in the form above be completed in order to deliver your email.
    • OpenCongress does not share your address information with any outside parties for any reason.

    OpenCongress is the only not-for-profit website that enables you to write all three of your members of Congress at once.

    OpenCongress is the only website that gives this information back to the public commons, enabling you to find other constituents near you who are tracking the same bills and issues.