Column: Strengthening our water supply infrastructure
Last updated 10/17/2019 at 10:22am
As a farmer, former state Director of Agriculture, and now a Congressman representing one of the most flourishing agricultural regions in America, I fully understand how important it is that we reinvest in the water infrastructure our farms and communities were built upon – much of which is over a century old at this point. I have made it a priority to address these important issues for Central Washington and for rural communities across the West.
Last week, I was joined by local farmers, irrigators, and elected officials at Willard Farms in Prosser to announce the introduction of legisl...