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May 29th 2017

Weekly News Roundup: Pipeline Safety, Asian Carp, and More

We hope you’re having a wonderful Memorial Day weekend! Here are some of the important Great Lakes restoration stories from the past week:   Michigan Radio reports that U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters have introduced legislation aimed at … Continue reading

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January 12th 2017

Great Lakes Update: Transition from Obama Administration to Trump Administration Begins

With a new Congress in session and the presidential transition only a few days away, Washington, D.C., has seen a flurry of activity over the past several weeks, with significant implications for the future of the Great Lakes and national … Continue reading

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May 14th 2009

Rep. David Obey: A Great Lakes Kind of Guy?

As a chief architect of FY2010 budget, David Obey (D-Wisc.) helped bring money to his Wisconsin district that creates jobs while restoring the Great Lakes. We can only hope this is a harbinger, because as chairman of the House Appropriations … Continue reading

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