Major fund for Great Lakes programs expected to fare well in new budget
By: Tom Henry, The Bade
The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative is to be funded at $368 million for the next fiscal year if the federal $1.7 trillion budget being presented to Congress on Thursday gets approved as expected.
The inactive is an Obama-era program created in 2009 to expedite overdue improvements for one of the world’s biggest sources of fresh surface water.
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