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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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May 7th 2013

74 Groups Urge Congress to Support Great Lakes Programs

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (May 7, 2013) – As the federal budget-making process kicks into high gear, 74 groups from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York urged federal public officials to maintain support for programs helping to … Continue reading

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March 23rd 2012

Sens. Levin, Kirk Lead Action on Great Lakes, Asian carp, Sea Lamprey

U.S. Sens. Carl Levin and Mark Kirk are urging their colleagues in the U.S. Congress to continue supporting efforts to restore the Great Lakes. The co-leaders of the Great Lakes Task Force sent letters today urging continued support for the … Continue reading

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