Today we learned that Representative Ron Kind (D-Wisc.) signed on to the letter to House Appropriators on GLRI funding, urging them to support the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at $300 million in 2015. Representative Kind joins Reps. John Dingell (D-Mich.), David Joyce (R-Ohio), Sander Levin (D-Mich.), Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.), Gwen Moore (D-Wisc.), Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio), Dan Benishek (R-Mich.), Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.), Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.), Reid Ribble (R-Wisc.), and Bill Johnson (R-Ohio) in asking the appropriation committee to return GLRI funding to current levels.
This letter closes on Friday March 28, 2014. If you do not see your Representative’s name on this list, please contact them via the Capitol Switchboard (202-224-3121) and urge them to sign on to this letter, which supports strong funding for the GLRI.
Offices should contact:
- Dan Jourdan with Rep. Levin (firstname.lastname@example.org);
- Matt McMurray with Rep. Slaughter (email@example.com);
- Adam Wolf with Rep. Joyce (firstname.lastname@example.org); or
- Rachel McCleery with Rep. Dingell (email@example.com) to sign on.