Tag Archives: Rep. David Joyce

September 29th 2016

House supports Great Lakes restoration legislation – again!

Ann Arbor, Mich. (September 29, 2016). The U.S. House of Representatives wrapped up their pre-election session this week passing legislation supporting Great Lakes restoration in the Water Resources Development Act. Additionally, the House also followed the Senate in passing a continuing … Continue reading

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March 17th 2016

Business, Environmental Groups Urge Congress to Act on Great Lakes Restoration Authorization

Groups around the Great Lakes are joining together to urge members of congress to take action on authorizing the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. Two bills are moving, one in the U.S. House of Representatives and one in the U.S. Senate. … Continue reading

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March 16th 2016

Record number of representatives urge appropriators to restore Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funding

A letter circulating in the House of Representatives since February in response to President Obama’s proposed budget closed on Monday with a record number of 55 signatories. The president’s budget would cut $50 million from the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative–a popular program … Continue reading

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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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