Tag Archives: Drinking Water State Revolving Fund

May 1st 2017

Budget Deal Preserves Great Lakes Support

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (May 1, 2017) – The U.S. House and Senate agreed on a 2017 budget to fund the federal government through September 30. The budget—which maintains funding for core Great Lakes programs—comes amid threats by the Trump Administration … Continue reading

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December 16th 2016

Coalition: Trump Administration Has Opportunity to Stand up for Great Lakes, Communities

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (December 16, 2016) – The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition today urged the incoming Trump Administration to follow through on its commitment to support federal restoration efforts of the Great Lakes, which supply drinking water to more … Continue reading

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June 17th 2016

Senate Committee Passes Great Lakes Funding Bill

ANN ARBOR, MICH. – The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee today approved its 2017 Interior-EPA funding bill, which contains funding levels for several core Great Lakes programs. The spending bill also contains several provisions that roll back environmental protections. The action … Continue reading

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May 24th 2016

House Subcommittee to Vote Wednesday on Great Lakes Program Funding

The U.S. House Interior and Environment subcommittee has scheduled a markup of its appropriations bill for Wednesday, May 25. The legislation contains proposed funding levels for several core Great Lakes programs. Based on the draft that was released today, the bill … Continue reading

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February 11th 2016

Amid Obama Budget Cuts, Coalition Urges Congress to Again Stand up for Great Lakes

ANN ABOR, MICH. (February 11, 2016)—The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is calling on Congress to restore funding to core Great Lakes restoration programs that protect drinking water, keep beaches open, and support the outdoor recreation economy, following the release … Continue reading

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