$170 Million for Flint Passes the House »
"WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives today, by a vote of 399-25, passed H.R. 5303, the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), which includes an amendment offered by Congressmen Dan Kildee (MI-05) and Congressman John Moolenaar (MI-06) to authorize $170 million to repair water infrastructure in Flint. WRDA provides authorization to fund water infrastructure projects across the country."
House Water Bill Advances Flint, Key Restoration Projects »
"WASHINGTON (September 28, 2016) – Collin O’Mara, President and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, commented on the passage of the House water resources bill today with this statement:"
Trump -- "Follow the Money" on Hillary »
"In a speech today in Council Bluffs Iowa, Donald J. Trump noted, "Everything you need to know about Hillary Clinton can be understood with this simple phrase: Follow The Money.""
Huizenga Votes to Help Flint Recover, Strengthen Great Lakes Economy »
"Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) voted in support of the Water Resources Development Act of 2016 (WRDA) which provided federal infrastructure assistance to Flint, and included Congressman Huizenga’s amendment to permanently prioritize Army Corps funding for the Great Lakes Navigation System (GLNS). The system is a critical international waterway that extends from the western end of Lake Superior to the Gulf of St. Lawrence on the Atlantic Ocean, a distance of over 2,400 miles. The U.S. portion of the system includes 140 harbors and over 600 miles of maintained navigation channels. The Great Lakes Navigation System can handle 200 million tons of cargo, generating $18 billion in economic activity and supporting 130,000 jobs."
Gov. Rick Snyder thanks U.S. House for passage of measure that includes money for Flint »
"LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today thanked the U.S. House of Representatives for passage of the Water Resources Development Act, which includes millions of dollars for water infrastructure funding for Flint and other cities nationwide."
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