Tag Archives: President’s 2011 Budget

February 5th 2010

David Obey Cracks Door Shedding Some Light on an Increase in GLRI Funds

When Appropriations Chair David Obey (D-Wisc.) caught wind of a “dear colleague” letter addressed to him and asking him to up the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative from the President’s proposed $300 million back to last year’s $475 million he fired … Continue reading

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February 1st 2010

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding Still In President’s Budget

The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative in 2011 maintained a line in the President’s new budget released this a.m. but it was cut from $475 million to $300 million. Last year, President Barack Obama used his first budget to provide money … Continue reading

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