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Ad War Erupts Over Pollution Control Fees

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An advertising and public relations battle has erupted over stormwater pollution control fees in Maryland. 

Ad War Erupts Over Pollution Control Fees
Environment In Focus podcast 2/5/2014

Radio ads by the Clean Water Healthy Families Coalition urges Maryland lawmakers not to overturn the state's 2012 law that requires pollution control fees. On the other side, a You Tube video argues the "rain tax" is driving people out of the state.