US tribes see hope for clean water in infrastructure bill

  • Dan Martinez, emergency manager for the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, pauses in a classroom used to store donated water on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, in, Warm Springs, Ore. In Oregon, tribal officials have handed out about 3 million gallons (11 million liters) of water — almost all of it donated — from a decommissioned elementary school on the reservation. (AP Photo/Nathan Howard)

WARM SPRINGS, Ore. — Erland Suppah Jr. doesn’t trust what comes out of his faucet.