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April 15th 2013

Coalition Calls on Congress to Maintain Momentum on Great Lakes Restoration

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (April 15, 2013) – Following the release of the Obama Administration’s 2014 budget, the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is urging the U.S. Congress to maintain support for Great Lakes programs that are protecting drinking water, safeguarding … Continue reading

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April 10th 2013

Coalition: Obama Budget Keeps Great Lakes Restoration on Track

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative to get $300 million in 2014 budget ANN ARBOR, MICH. (April 10, 2013) – President Barack Obama released his 2014 budget today, which maintains support for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at $300 million. The program … Continue reading

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March 6th 2013

Advocates to Obama Administration, Congress: Maintain Great Lakes Restoration as a Priority

As the Obama Administration and U.S. Congress work to forge a federal budget, more than 125 Great Lakes advocates are in the nation’s capitol today and tomorrow to urge public officials to maintain Great Lakes restoration and protection as a … Continue reading

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February 28th 2013

New report showcases Great Lakes restoration projects

A new report from the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition features more than 30 examples of successful Great Lakes restoration projects. The report shows that government agencies and conservation groups across the region, with funding from the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, … Continue reading

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September 13th 2012

Conference ends with a ‘presidential forum’ of one

The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition planned to wrap up its 8th Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference in Cleveland with a presidential candidate forum. But the campaign of Mitt Romney declined to participate in the forum. The campaign of President … Continue reading

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