Lt. Governor Casey Cagle Statement Regarding Appeal of Recent Water Ruling

September 16, 2009

Lt Governor Casey Cagle released the following statement regarding the State of Georgia's formal appeal to Judge Magnuson's recent water ruling:

"Today we enforced the message that Georgia stands firm in our committment to preserve our water resources for the needs of our state and our citizens. We will not stand idle while some attempt to belittle the water needs of millions of Georgians. We are confident our position is strong and look forward to moving ahead."