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The Advocate
Mark Ballard: Closed-door meeting hints at Gov. John Bel Edwards’ capital outlay plansit’s OK for state Rep. Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville. As chairman of the Hou
Mark Ballard: Closed-door meeting hints at Gov. John Bel Edwards’ capital outlay plans
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
it’s OK for state Rep. Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville. As chairman of the House Transportation, Highways and Public Works Committee, Havard juggles hundreds of requests for state money to pay for transportation projects. Having a... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Thompson says groundwater testing will expand in Grenadafamilies can’t even sell their homes. Separately, Republican Sen. Roger Wicker
Thompson says groundwater testing will expand in Grenada
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
families can’t even sell their homes. Separately, Republican Sen. Roger Wicker, a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, said the Water Resources Development Act approved by the panel in April could help fund clean water... Read more
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The Hill
The Clean Water Rule: One year laterour country’s water crisis, we need to go to the source—that is what the Clean
The Clean Water Rule: One year later
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
our country’s water crisis, we need to go to the source—that is what the Clean Water Rule does. Sen. Cardin is a senior member of the Environment and Public Works Committee. Gene Karpinski is President of the League of Conservation Voter... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
City mulls covering skatepark’s insuranceshould not be spending tax dollars on non-profit organizations," Councilman N.
City mulls covering skatepark’s insurance
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
should not be spending tax dollars on non-profit organizations," Councilman N. Clifford "Skip" Smith, chairman of the city public works committee, said at this week's meeting. He also said that could "open a can of worms." "How long are we going... Read more
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The Hill
Trump outlines 'America First' energy plan in North Dakotabill only came out Tuesday, its provisions have been known for months. Donelle
Trump outlines 'America First' energy plan in North Dakota
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
bill only came out Tuesday, its provisions have been known for months. Donelle Harder, spokeswoman for Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Jim inhofe (R-Okla.), told reporters that she has "personally carried and birthed a child in... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
City residents to get the worst roads fixed | May 26, 2016and planning will soon result in some of the city’s worst roads being repaired
City residents to get the worst roads fixed | May 26, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 3 days ago
and planning will soon result in some of the city’s worst roads being repaired over the summer, according to the city Public Works committee. Bella Vista drive will be one of the projects with the most impact, as it is a “cut through” road... Read more
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The Hill
Panel sends $5B waterways measure to full Houseover five years. The House Transportation Committee doesn’t have the same juri
Panel sends $5B waterways measure to full House
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
over five years. The House Transportation Committee doesn’t have the same jurisdiction as the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, which approved its legislation last month. The previous WRDA bill cleared by Congress did not... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Cheltenham's $80 Million Sewer Problemon by the township council June 15, but the extent and history of Cheltenham’s
Cheltenham's $80 Million Sewer Problem
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
on by the township council June 15, but the extent and history of Cheltenham’s sewer problem were aired in detail at a Public Works Committee meeting earlier this month. Matt Chrobocinski, a sewer engineer with the firm Boucher & James, told... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Vienna Mayor Rapp thanks Parkersburg for water helpto be placed online, over Mayor Jimmy Colombo's objection, and referred a propo
Vienna Mayor Rapp thanks Parkersburg for water help
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
to be placed online, over Mayor Jimmy Colombo's objection, and referred a proposed green initiatives advisory group to the Public Works Committee. Vienna Mayor Randy Rapp, front, speaks during Tuesday’s Parkersburg City Council meeting, thanking... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
House approves bill to regulate toxic chemicalsEnvironment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., spe
House approves bill to regulate toxic chemicals
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House approves bill to regulate toxic chemicalsEnvironment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., spe
House approves bill to regulate toxic chemicals
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — May 25Public Works Committee — 8:30 p.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room,
Meetings calendar — May 25
Clovis News Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Public Works Committee — 8:30 p.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 Thursday ENMWUA meeting — 10 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, north annex, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
House approves bill to regulate toxic chemicalsEnvironment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., spe
House approves bill to regulate toxic chemicals
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicalsEnvironment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., spe
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicals
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicalsEnvironment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., spe
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicals
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss... Read more
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The New Canaan News
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicalsEnvironment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., spe
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicals
The New Canaan News / Posted 5 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss... Read more
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Connecticut Post
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicalsEnvironment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., spe
House set to approve bill to regulate toxic chemicals
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — May 24Committee meeting — noon, Genealogy Room of Clovis-Carver Library, 701 N. Main.
Meetings calendar — May 24
Clovis News Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Committee meeting — noon, Genealogy Room of Clovis-Carver Library, 701 N. Main. Information: 575-763-9654 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 p.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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Greenwich Time
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulationSenate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulation
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., joined by, from left, Sen. David Vitter, R-La., Bonnie Lautenberg, widow of the late New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg, Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., and Sen. Jeff Merkley,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulationSenate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulation
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., joined by, from left, Sen. David Vitter, R-La., Bonnie Lautenberg, widow of the late New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg, Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., and Sen. Jeff Merkley,... Read more
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The News-Times
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulationSenate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulation
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., joined by, from left, Sen. David Vitter, R-La., Bonnie Lautenberg, widow of the late New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg, Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., and Sen. Jeff Merkley,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulationSen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., embraces Senate Environment and Public Works Comm
House Dems back bill to overhaul chemical regulation
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., embraces Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, during a news conference to discuss bipartisan legislation to improve the... Read more
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The Hill
Chemical safety bill nears finish linea handful of hearings in the coming week, as well, including two on controversi
Chemical safety bill nears finish line
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
a handful of hearings in the coming week, as well, including two on controversial EPA rules. The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will meet to consider the "definition of Waters of the United States" on Tuesday, and the House... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Vitter, senators criticize methane ruleObama's efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas indust
Vitter, senators criticize methane rule
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
Obama's efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas industry. During a recent Senate Environment and Public Works Committee meeting, Vitter accused McCarthy and the EPA of violating the Small Business Regulatory Flexibility... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Vitter, senators criticize methane ruleObama's efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas indust
Vitter, senators criticize methane rule
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago
Obama's efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas industry. During a recent Senate Environment and Public Works Committee meeting, Vitter accused McCarthy and the EPA of violating the Small Business Regulatory Flexibility... Read more
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Canberra Times
Finance to save $55 million through Canberra Avenue movespokeswoman said in February "long-standing practice" had been followed to supp
Finance to save $55 million through Canberra Avenue move
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
spokeswoman said in February "long-standing practice" had been followed to supply the lower $195 million figure to the Public Works Committee, as this was the cost in net present value terms, not the nominal figure. The government contracting... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — May 22Committee meeting — noon, Genealogy Room of Clovis-Carver Library, 701 N. Main.
Meetings calendar — May 22
Clovis News Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Committee meeting — noon, Genealogy Room of Clovis-Carver Library, 701 N. Main. Information: 575-763-9654 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 p.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Vitter, senators criticize methane ruleObama’s efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas indust
Vitter, senators criticize methane rule
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago
Obama’s efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas industry. During a recent Senate Environment and Public Works Committee meeting, Vitter accused McCarthy and the EPA of violating the Small Business Regulatory Flexibility... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Vitter, senators criticize methane ruleObama’s efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas indust
Vitter, senators criticize methane rule
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
Obama’s efforts to regulate the environmental impacts of the oil and gas industry. During a recent Senate Environment and Public Works Committee meeting, Vitter accused McCarthy and the EPA of violating the Small Business Regulatory Flexibility... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders pans chemical safety reform dealstates, who pushed lawmakers Thursday night to give states more authority. San
Sanders pans chemical safety reform deal
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
states, who pushed lawmakers Thursday night to give states more authority. Sanders sits on the Senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee, and joined four of his colleagues last April in voted against a previous version of the chemical... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Lawmakers Agree On Deal To Expand Regulation Of Toxic Chemicalsthe decades-old regulation. "We have really a great bill here," James Inhofe, c
Lawmakers Agree On Deal To Expand Regulation Of Toxic Chemicals
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
the decades-old regulation. "We have really a great bill here," James Inhofe, chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, said at a news conference Thursday. "I wish I had the option to write the bill on my own. Believe... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Lawmakers Agree On Deal To Expand Regulation Of Toxic Chemicalsthe decades-old regulation. "We have really a great bill here," James Inhofe, c
Lawmakers Agree On Deal To Expand Regulation Of Toxic Chemicals
KPBS San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
the decades-old regulation. "We have really a great bill here," James Inhofe, chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, said at a news conference Thursday. "I wish I had the option to write the bill on my own. Believe... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County looking to provide IT services to othersbasis. The intergovernmental agreement is for three years, with two options to
County looking to provide IT services to others
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 9 days ago
basis. The intergovernmental agreement is for three years, with two options to renew. In other business, the Public Works Committee recommended Council adopt legislation to appropriate $76,000 for design and surveying services in... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Naples weighs not plowing county roads, claims unfair treatment from Ontario Countyguys to go home if there is no snow today,” Hicks said.Geneva City Supervisor C
Naples weighs not plowing county roads, claims unfair treatment from Ontario County
MPNnow.com / Posted 10 days ago
guys to go home if there is no snow today,” Hicks said.Geneva City Supervisor Charlie Evangelista is chairman of the county Public Works Committee. He said a discussion in Naples last week with town and county officials, including county... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — May 20Committee meeting — noon, Genealogy Room of Clovis-Carver Library, 701 N. Main.
Meetings calendar — May 20
Clovis News Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Committee meeting — noon, Genealogy Room of Clovis-Carver Library, 701 N. Main. Information: 575-763-9654 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 p.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County moving forward on traffic studybasis. The intergovernmental agreement is for three years, with two options to
County moving forward on traffic study
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 10 days ago
basis. The intergovernmental agreement is for three years, with two options to renew. In other business, the Public Works Committee recommended Council adopt legislation to award contracts for chip sealing, road striping and concrete... Read more
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The Hill
Invest in infrastructure to transform Americafamilies’ hard earned money in their wallets, we must prioritize investments in
Invest in infrastructure to transform America
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
families’ hard earned money in their wallets, we must prioritize investments in infrastructure. The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee recently passed the Water Resources Development Act of 2016, which makes important investments in... Read more
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BC Local News
Langford council news in briefmeeting, Langford council members dealt with various parking concerns brought f
Langford council news in brief
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
meeting, Langford council members dealt with various parking concerns brought forward by the City’s transportation and public works committee. In the Hazelwood neighbourhood off Happy Valley Road, a “no parking” sign will be added to Brown... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Langford council news in briefmeeting, Langford council members dealt with various parking concerns brought f
Langford council news in brief
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
meeting, Langford council members dealt with various parking concerns brought forward by the City’s transportation and public works committee. In the Hazelwood neighbourhood off Happy Valley Road, a “no parking” sign will be added to Brown... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — May 19Board Meeting — 5:30 p.m. Clovis Municipal School Building, 1009 Main St., Clo
Meetings calendar — May 19
Clovis News Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Board Meeting — 5:30 p.m. Clovis Municipal School Building, 1009 Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-4300 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 p.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
County board passes resolution for state forestry department relocationus to. What we'd really like to do is have a coordinated effort." •The board a
County board passes resolution for state forestry department relocation
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
us to. What we'd really like to do is have a coordinated effort." •The board approved resolution 30-2016, offered by the Public Works Committee, to purchase a new patrol truck with the price not to exceed $250,000. The board heard from highway... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Faulty watermain to be replacedinto homeowners' yards along Capron Street by paying more than half-a-million d
Faulty watermain to be replaced
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 11 days ago
into homeowners' yards along Capron Street by paying more than half-a-million dollars to replace an aging watermain. The public works committee has endorsed a staff recommendation to award a $439,409 tender to Gedco Excavating to replace the... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
City council eyes water managementat 7 p.m. in council chambers. Landfill storm drainage upgrade endorsed Counc
City council eyes water management
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
at 7 p.m. in council chambers. Landfill storm drainage upgrade endorsed Council unanimously endorsed a report from the public works committee about upgrading landfill storm drainage. The upgrade would include using one parcel of city owned... Read more
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The Hill
Essential water infrastructurecollapses or train derailments. We underfund and neglect our infrastructure at
Essential water infrastructure
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
collapses or train derailments. We underfund and neglect our infrastructure at our own peril. ADVERTISEMENT Sen. Cardin is a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and Honorary Co-Chair of National Infrastructure... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Comments on DPW budget ‘irresponsible’and pound-foolish" was terribly irresponsible of the writer, who not only serve
Comments on DPW budget ‘irresponsible’
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
and pound-foolish" was terribly irresponsible of the writer, who not only serves on the RTM but is a member of the Public Works Committee as well. If Democrats want to point fingers, aim them in the direction of Hartford. But we all know... Read more
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The Advocate
Though a controversial figure, David Vitter has valuable role in Louisiana water projects billwith one of the most liberal of Democrats, Barbara Boxer, of California. In 201
Though a controversial figure, David Vitter has valuable role in Louisiana water projects bill
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
with one of the most liberal of Democrats, Barbara Boxer, of California. In 2014, she was chairwoman of the Environment and Public Works Committee where Vitter also serves. It’s one of the key committees for Louisiana because of its oversight of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Reporter's Notebook: Raw talkat the third phase of the Hickory Street development and the plans for a new re
Reporter's Notebook: Raw talk
Rutland Herald / Posted 14 days ago
at the third phase of the Hickory Street development and the plans for a new restaurant with a drive-through at the former Thelma and Louise site. Thursday, the Public Works Committee meets to discuss concerns regarding drainage off Stratton... Read more
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NJ.com
Obama uses Rutgers speech in May to look toward Novemberthe globe. That's how we became America. Why would we want to stop it now?" Al
Obama uses Rutgers speech in May to look toward November
NJ.com / Posted 14 days ago
the globe. That's how we became America. Why would we want to stop it now?" Also without mentioning Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman James Inhofe (R-Okla.) by name, Obama ridiculed the lawmaker, who once brought a snowball... Read more
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The Advocate
Vitter has key role in Louisiana water projects billwith one of the most liberal of Democrats, Barbara Boxer, of California. In 201
Vitter has key role in Louisiana water projects bill
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
with one of the most liberal of Democrats, Barbara Boxer, of California. In 2014, she was chairwoman of the Environment and Public Works Committee where Vitter also serves. It’s one of the key committees for Louisiana because of its oversight of... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Armstrong runs taps tightsource from the Fortune Creek surface supply to groundwater wells,” said Coun.
Armstrong runs taps tight
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 14 days ago
source from the Fortune Creek surface supply to groundwater wells,” said Coun. Steven Drapala, chairperson of the city’s public works committee. During stage two restrictions, residents are not allowed to used sprinkler or irrigation system,... Read more
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