Now that the divisive campaign season is behind us, lawmakers should use the lame-duck legislative session to unite and address Flint’s suffering. It is past time to fix the water crisis that continues to damage the lives of Flint residents.
It’s essential that the Legislature help residents most harmed by long-term lead exposure, and to solve the problems that created this crisis in the first place.
It’s been nearly two years since dangerous lead levels were detected in Flint’s water supply. What’s happened since then? Not nearly enough.