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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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November 7th 2013

Cleveland Plain Dealer Urges Senators Portman and Brown to Support the GLRI at $300 Million

The Cleveland Plain Dealer Editorial Board has written a strong piece on why the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative must be funded at $300 million for the coming fiscal year. In this editorial, House members from Ohio–Kaptur, Ryan, and Joyce–are also … 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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