Matt talks to Zach about the very disappointing passage of SB80, a bill that will direct hundreds of millions in sales tax revenue to the construction of massive and unnecessary water projects like the Lake Powell Pipeline and Bear River diversions. Zach talks about how Utah’s water companies drive these massive projects, despite the lack of need for them, and the forces that block prioritizing water conservation. For more about Utah Rivers work, click here.
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