Tag Archives: Debbie-Stabenow

January 27th 2015

Senator Stabenow Elected to Co-Chair Task Force on Great Lakes Issues

Yesterday, Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) was elected to co-chair the Great Lakes Task Force in the Senate along with co-chair Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.). Sen. Stabenow takes the place of retired Senator Carl Levin as the co-leader of the task … Continue reading

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May 27th 2014

Coalition: New Farm Bill Program Will Help Great Lakes

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (May 27, 2014) – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), chair of the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, today announced a new federal initiative that provides financial support to farmers to take … Continue reading

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April 9th 2014

Coalition Supports House, Senate Efforts to Boost Great Lakes Programs

The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition today issued its support to U.S. House and Senate leaders who are pushing to restore funding to Great Lakes programs. The group of bi-partisan public officials is asking federal appropriators to restore funding to … Continue reading

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January 17th 2014

U.S. Senate Passes 2014 Spending Bill

The U.S. Senate last night passed the 2014 spending bill, which contains strong funding for Great Lakes programs. The $1.1 trillion appropriations package, which the U.S. House of Representatives passed Wednesday, contains $300 million for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative … Continue reading

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June 26th 2013

Coalition Supports New Great Lakes Bill

‘This bill will strengthen federal Great Lakes restoration efforts’ ANN ARBOR, MICH. (June 26, 2013) – The Healing Our Waters Great Lakes Coalition is supporting a new bill in the U.S. Senate that would help bolster federal efforts to restore … Continue reading

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