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"… Milwaukee, where high childhood lead poisoning rates plague the city, and Flint, Michigan, where lead from pipes leached into the city’s water. But it a …"

"… ustice Program. “You have this recipe for disaster like what we found in Flint.” In Milwaukee, about 70,000 homes are connected to the city’s water s …"

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"… seeped into the public water supply and created a public health crisis in Flint, Michigan, but lead experts say the majority of schools across the country …"

"… , senior attorney at Boston-based advocacy group Environment America, said Flint may have brought attention to the lead issue, but it didn’t necessarily …"

"… people thought this must be a problem somewhere else, in communities like Flint, but not necessarily where I get my water and certainly not where my kid g …"

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"… ents. In recent years, drinking water crises in minority communities, like Flint, Michigan, and East Chicago, Indiana, made national news when old pipes le …"

"… he predominantly Hispanic city. “These are not isolated incidences, the Flints of the world or the Corpus Christis or the East Chicagos,” said Manuel …"

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"… l authority the EPA used — albeit belatedly — after the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan, came to light in 2015. All told, the EPA has issued 228 orders …"

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"… nterview requests to discuss her very personal commentary on the Flint water situation, which appeared in the Washington Post online April 15 and …"

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"… alist in the IRE Awards for innovation in investigative journalism.  Flint and the story in your backyard Talia Buford, a member of Jim Morris’s e …"

"… th a thoughtful and I thought courageous commentary about her home town of Flint and why she didn’t quite appreciate the import of what her own mother wa …"

"… ing her about the drinking water bans. "I’d bought into the idea that “Flintstones” could take anything, never once questioning why they should have …"

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"… listen. …"

"… to be heard. I grew up in a place a lot like the ones I now report on — Flint, Mich. I left after high school but return for holidays and milestones. In …"

"… m for news. She still lives in the modest white house on the north side of Flint where I grew up. She’s spent most of the last 44 years there. The city l …"

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"… heard loud and clearly today.” …"

"… aintain they are victims of environmental racism. “I see the specter of Flint in the communities that are represented by our panelists,” Patricia Timm …"

"… that focused on the dumping of coal ash. “In your communities, like Flint, there is knowledge of the dire health consequences of many of these toxic …"

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"… far enough remains to be seen. …"

"… s of a money-driven switch from lake to more corrosive river water because Flint has a disproportionate number of poor and African-American residents? Did …"

"… mental racism so entrenched in this country that public health crises like Flint are inevitable? That’s a question the Center for Public Integrity posed …"

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"… a company called Select Steel moved to enter the then-bustling economy of Flint, Michigan. It applied for an air permit with the Michigan Department of E …"

"… said Father Philip Schmitter, pastor at Christ the King Catholic Church in Flint. As it turned out, the Select Steel mill was never built. But the threat …"

"… xamining civil-rights claims. Boom and bust An hour northeast of Detroit, Flint was built on the back of General Motors. The automaker’s 400-acre comple …"

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"… going after emergency managers in the wake of the decision. Members of the Flint and Pontiac city councils and the Detroit school board held meetings and a …"

"… agers in Pontiac, Ecorse and Benton Harbor, and appointed a new manager in Flint, all with fewer powers under the state’s older emergency law. The move c …"

"… the state’s older emergency law. The move came amid protests in Pontiac, Flint, and Detroit.Detroit’s elected school board has resumed meetings, claimi …"

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"…  set their own course on discipline.  A charter school in a Flint, Mich., suburb is catching flak for suspending a leukemia survivor fo …"

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"… V vaccine causes mental retardation. Joe Biden claimed rapes quadrupled in Flint, Mich., after police layoffs. And that’s just some of the nonsense we de …"

"… lf a million.Vice President Joe Biden’s multiple whoppers about rapes in Flint, Mich., following police layoffs. He claimed variously that they went up 1 …"

"… ripled and even “quadrupled.” But FBI data show the number of rapes in Flint went down by 11 percent over two years. Michigan State Police figures, whi …"

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"… complaint, filed on behalf of poor, largely African-American residents of Flint, Mich., sought to stop construction of a wood waste-fired power plant. The …"

"… lant continues to emit lead and other pollutants. The poverty rate in Flint stands at nearly 30 percent, according to the American Community Survey.Je …"

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"… falsely claimed on multiple occasions that the number of reported rapes in Flint, Mich., has skyrocketed since 2008 — providing different accounts at dif …"

"… ta. He started at a 152 percent increase, and since then has said rapes in Flint have tripled and even “quadrupled.” But FBI data show the number of ra …"

"… ripled and even “quadrupled.” But FBI data show the number of rapes in Flint has gone down 11 percent, from 103 in 2008 to 92 in 2010.Biden a …"

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"… nager at Patsy Lou Buick-GMC-Chevrolet, a collection of dealerships in the Flint area that are among the family business holdings of that city’s former m …"