Tag Archives: Rep. Dan Lipinski

March 7th 2016

Action Alert: Sign-on Letter Circulates to Restore Great Lakes Funding

With cuts to Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funding in President Obama’s budget request for FY 2017, members of the U.S. House of Representatives are circulating a dear colleague letter to restore funding. The bipartisan dear colleague asks that members sign … Continue reading

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February 22nd 2016

Action Alert: Urge Representatives to Restore Great Lakes Restoration Funding

In the wake of the President’s budget release two weeks ago and on the heels of Great Lakes Day this week, several Representatives are circulating a dear colleague letter in support of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. The bipartisan dear … Continue reading

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March 9th 2015

Action Alert Reminder: Urge Your Member of Congress Support Full GLRI Funding

This week is the final week for members of congress to sign on to a letter indicating support for restoring funding to the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. President Obama, in his budget for 2016, proposed cutting the GLRI by $50 … Continue reading

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March 3rd 2015

Action Alert: Urge Your Representative to Sign On to Restore GLRI Funding

At the beginning of February, when President Obama released his budget for fiscal year 2016, we learned that programs funding Great Lakes restoration had been cut. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) was cut by $50 million—from $300 million this … Continue reading

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February 11th 2015

Action Alert: Contact Your Representative, Ask them to Sign On to Support the Great Lakes

At the beginning of February, President Obama released his budget for fiscal year 2016, and, once again, programs funding the Great Lakes took a hit. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) was cut by $50 million—now $250 million, down from … Continue reading

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