From New Times: Since January, toxic algae has polluted the waterways near 10-year-old Jack Benson’s home in Stuart.
Frustrated with how adults were handling it, the soon-to-be fifth grader flew to Washington, D.C., to speak to Congress.
Though Gov. Rick Scott recently declared a state of emergency, he blamed the Obama Administration and the Army Corps of Engineers for not fixing the dike. But Congress has to approve funding for the repairs.