Flint’s contaminated drinking water is now the subject of an investigation by the U.S. Justice Department.
Gina Balaya is a spokeswoman for the U.S. Attorney’s office for the Eastern District of Michigan. She confirmed the investigation today.
“(The U.S. Attorney’s office) is working closely with the EPA” on the investigation "to address the concerns of Flint residents," says Balaya.
She declined to comment further on the investigation.