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Washington Update: Busy Week with Vote on EPA Administrator, State of the Union, and Climate Change Hearings
February 4, 2019
This week will be busy in Washington, D.C.with the State of the Union, hearings on the EPA Administrator, and testimony on the Federal Shutdown.
January 30, 2019
Director Todd Ambs will be leaving the Coalition to serve as the assistant deputy secretary at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
January 10, 2019
Congressional Representatives are circulating a letter to support extending the comment deadline for the newly proposed Clean Water Rule.
December 21, 2018
The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition praised final enactment of the federal Farm Bill as vital to the health of the Great Lakes.
December 11, 2018
The coalition warned that a proposed rule issued by the Trump Administration would weaken clean water protection efforts in the Great Lakes region.
December 7, 2018
U.S. Representatives drafted a letter to the Office of Management and Budget requesting funding for programs that address harmful algal blooms.
November 13, 2018
House Members are circulating a letter to the Office of Management and Budget to request $300 million for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative in FY20.
October 24, 2018
The coalition is seeking a request for qualifications for state leads. This role connects the larger coalition to the federal, state, and local level.
October 15, 2018
Coalition: ‘Every person deserves the right to clean, reliable, and affordable water—and that goes hand-in-hand with supporting a livable wage for workers.’