Tag Archives: Congress

March 7th 2012

Reps. Dingell, Slaughter, Levin and LaTourette urge $300 million for GLRI in 2013

A bipartisan group of Great Lakes advocates in Congress is taking steps to maintain funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative in fiscal 2013. Four members of Congress who serve on the Great Lakes Task Force — Rep. John Dingell, … Continue reading

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February 29th 2012

Photos from Great Lakes Days

Great Lakes Days 2012 got off to a great start, with more than 100 advocates visiting members of Congress from the Great Lakes states. Here’s photographic proof that we effectively delivered our message to Congress.

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February 28th 2012

Great Lakes now a model for ecosystem restoration

Efforts to restore the Great Lakes are a model for other large ecosystems across the United States, according to an Obama Administration official.

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February 28th 2012

Divided Congress is united on need to restore the Great Lakes

Congress can’t seem to agree on much these days, except the need to restore the Great Lakes. Congress and President Obama have provided more than $1 billion for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative over the past three years. That unprecedented … Continue reading

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February 28th 2012

Great Lakes Days are here: Make your voice heard

Great Lakes Days will have a new wrinkle year: Coverage on social media outlets. For the first time, the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition will be live blogging from Great Lakes Days on this Web site and posting updates on … Continue reading

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