The American Farm Bureau Federation was represented in a Small Business Administration listening session about the proposal to repeal and replace the Navigable Waters Protection Rule. AFBF Senior Congressional Relations Director Courtney Briggs said it is important that agriculture’s side of the story is told. “Unfortunately, the agency certified that this rule would have zero impact on small businesses and in reality, there’s nothing that could be further from the truth.” Briggs said farmers and small businesses need stability when it comes to the Waters of the United States.
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