Sen. Roy Blunt continues hold on EPA nominee

Friday, May 10, 2013 | 6:57 a.m. CDT; updated 10:57 a.m. CDT, Friday, May 10, 2013

ST. LOUIS — Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri is continuing to block confirmation of the nominee for Environmental Protection Agency administrator, part of his effort to speed up work on the St. Johns Bayou/New Madrid Floodway project in southeast Missouri.