Flint's Water Crisis and Government Failure

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Reports of contamination in Flint Michigan's water supply were ignored or dismissed by local, state and federal officials…long enough to allow the spread of lead poisoning. We hear about cost-cutting, cover-ups and long term consequences for public health and trust in government.

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Photo: Virginia Tech/FlintWaterStudy