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Todd Ambs

Todd Ambs, director of the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition.

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State Quietly Hiked Water Diversion in 2010

State Quietly Hiked Water Diversion in 2010

Tripled Pleasant Prairie’s allowable diversion of Lake Michigan water, greater than planned Foxconn diversion.

EPA Seeks Ideas for Great Lakes Cleanup

EPA Seeks Ideas for Great Lakes Cleanup

Agency, experts agree solutions may take many years.

Groups  to Congress: Maintain Great Lakes Funding
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Groups to Congress: Maintain Great Lakes Funding

185 organizations urge U.S. House, Senate to continue support for programs that protect drinking water for more than 30 million people

Coalition Urges Congress to Reject Trump Budget, Infrastructure Plan
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Coalition Urges Congress to Reject Trump Budget, Infrastructure Plan

he Trump Administration’s proposed budget contains steep cuts to core Great Lakes programs

Trump Budget Cuts to Great Lakes Programs a ‘Non-Starter’
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Trump Budget Cuts to Great Lakes Programs a ‘Non-Starter’

Administration ‘misses major opportunity’ with infrastructure plan

Senate Interior Bill Maintains Great Lakes Funding
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Senate Interior Bill Maintains Great Lakes Funding

Bill also cuts agency funding, rolls back Clean Water Act protections

Rainwater Reuse Fair Helps Johnsons Park Residents Combat Flooding
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Rainwater Reuse Fair Helps Johnsons Park Residents Combat Flooding

Local Nonprofit Invites New Leadership to Grow and Shape Green Infrastructure Movement in Milwaukee

Coalition Urges Congress to Support Great Lakes Investments
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Coalition Urges Congress to Support Great Lakes Investments

The Coalition sent letters to U.S. House and Senate appropriators, urging them to support a robust Great Lakes agenda.

U.S. House Pushes Back to Restore Great Lakes Funding, In Wake of Proposed Trump Administration Cuts
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U.S. House Pushes Back to Restore Great Lakes Funding, In Wake of Proposed Trump Administration Cuts

Republicans, Democrats fight back against proposed cuts to Great Lakes funding

Trump Administration Proposed Cuts to Great Lakes Programs, EPA Unacceptable
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Trump Administration Proposed Cuts to Great Lakes Programs, EPA Unacceptable

Republicans, Democrats in Congress key to protecting Great Lakes, clean water programs

Coalition Applauds Great Lakes Investments in Bill
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Coalition Applauds Great Lakes Investments in Bill

Congress authorizes $1.5 billion in Great Lakes restoration over five years, funding for Flint, Mich., to replace lead pipes to restore clean drinking water.

House supports Great Lakes restoration legislation – again!
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House supports Great Lakes restoration legislation – again!

Coalition calls on Congress to come back quickly in November to finish the job

Clinton, Trump Campaigns Commit to Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at Candidate Forum
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Clinton, Trump Campaigns Commit to Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at Candidate Forum

Over the last seven years, the U.S. Congress has invested over $2.2 billion through the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

Senate Committee Passes Great Lakes Funding Bill
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Senate Committee Passes Great Lakes Funding Bill

Strong funding for Great Lakes, though bill contains harmful provisions that undermine Clean Water Act, other environmental protections.

U.S. House Passes Vital Great Lakes Bill
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U.S. House Passes Vital Great Lakes Bill

Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition urges Senate to Act to ensure that the national maintains commitment to Great Lakes

Tainted Water: State’s Drinking Water Has Radium Problem
Tainted Water

State’s Drinking Water Has Radium Problem

Waukesha is among dozens of communities in Wisconsin with radium-tainted well water.