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The Patriot Ledger
Work continues on securing long-term water source for Southfieldagreement for the near future. At the suggestion of Town Council President and
Work continues on securing long-term water source for Southfield
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 15 hours ago
agreement for the near future. At the suggestion of Town Council President and State Sen. Patrick O’Connor the council’s public works committee would hold monthly meetings to review progress on the issues during the summer. “There’s a lot of work... Read more
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The Hill
Wait drags on for energy talksResources Committee on sage grouse conservation work, a hot topic for members a
Wait drags on for energy talks
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Resources Committee on sage grouse conservation work, a hot topic for members and western states. And an Environment and Public Works Committee panel will hold a Wednesday hearing on "Environmental Protection Agency Enforcement and Compliance... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Parkersburg City Council to vote on floodwall fee cut7:30 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers on the second floor of the Municipal Buil
Parkersburg City Council to vote on floodwall fee cut
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
7:30 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers on the second floor of the Municipal Building. It will be preceded at 6:15 p.m. by a Public Works Committee meeting, where an ordinance governing firepits and outdoor fireplaces, the creation of a green... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Anti-Change Elements'-Public Works Minister Labels Sources of Bad News From Ministrysaid he's not going to ignite an argument with Senator Sando Johnson of Bomi Co
'Anti-Change Elements'-Public Works Minister Labels Sources of Bad News From Ministry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
said he's not going to ignite an argument with Senator Sando Johnson of Bomi County who is also a member of the Senate Public Works Committee, adding that 'government cannot be run on the radio' or in the public. Debunking Nepotism Claims The... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Cancer-causing chemical use probed by NY environmental regulatorsdropped plans for such a hearing in April. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a Democrat
Cancer-causing chemical use probed by NY environmental regulators
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
dropped plans for such a hearing in April. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a Democrat, has asked the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee to examine the health effects of PFOA and what action can be taken to eliminate the public health risk... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Regulation: Obama signs chemical safety overhaulControl Act of 1976 (TSCA) was a significant point of discussion when he was a
Overnight Regulation: Obama signs chemical safety overhaul
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
Control Act of 1976 (TSCA) was a significant point of discussion when he was a senator on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee 10 years ago. It reforms the TSCA, which numerous stakeholders had regarded for years as toothless.... Read more
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The Hill
Obama signs chemical reform bill into lawthe bill has been a long time coming, and was a significant discussion topic ba
Obama signs chemical reform bill into law
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
the bill has been a long time coming, and was a significant discussion topic back when he was on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee 10 years ago. OBAMA FRACKING RULE OVERTURNED BY JUDGE HE APPOINTED: A federal judge appointed by... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Wauwatosa City Council signs off on Milwaukee County’s bus “rapid transit” proposalfrom Milwaukee’s Lakefront to the area near Froedtert & the Medical College of
Wauwatosa City Council signs off on Milwaukee County’s bus “rapid transit” proposal
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
from Milwaukee’s Lakefront to the area near Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin. Half of the $40 million price-tag would come from the feds. The next step involves a vote by the City of Milwaukee’s Public Works Committee on this prop... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Crapo: Trevor's Law "will benefit millions of people who could face cancer one day"clusters in Idaho and around the nation is over -- and now federal law. Crapo,
Crapo: Trevor's Law "will benefit millions of people who could face cancer one day"
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 days ago
clusters in Idaho and around the nation is over -- and now federal law. Crapo, a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, worked with Committee Chairman James Inhofe (R-Oklahoma) and Ranking Member Barbara Boxer... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Obama signs major overhaul of toxic chemicals rules named for Lautenberg into lawHouse bill-signing ceremony were Sen. Cory Booker, who filled Lautenberg’s seat
Obama signs major overhaul of toxic chemicals rules named for Lautenberg into law
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
House bill-signing ceremony were Sen. Cory Booker, who filled Lautenberg’s seat in the Senate and on the Environment and Public Works Committee, and Bonnie Lautenberg, the senator’s widow who has been credited with keeping pressure on her former... Read more
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The Hill
Obama signs chemical safety overhaul into lawControl Act of 1976 (TSCA) was a significant point of discussion when he was a
Obama signs chemical safety overhaul into law
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
Control Act of 1976 (TSCA) was a significant point of discussion when he was a senator on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee 10 years ago. It reforms the TSCA, which numerous stakeholders had regarded for years as toothless.... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Diablo Canyon Power Plant Slated to Close by 2025monitoring the transition with Diablo Canyon, as well as its employees and loca
Diablo Canyon Power Plant Slated to Close by 2025
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
monitoring the transition with Diablo Canyon, as well as its employees and local environmental groups, as this plan moves forward.” Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Ranking Member of the Environmental and Public Works Committee, issued the followi... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 22Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room,
Meetings calendar — June 22
Clovis News Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 Thursday Melrose City Council — 4:30 p.m. City Clerk Office, 105 E. Avenue B., Melrose. Information:... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Regional roads getting a rebootCatharines, as well as Dominion Road in Fort Erie, are set to be revamped after
Regional roads getting a reboot
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Catharines, as well as Dominion Road in Fort Erie, are set to be revamped after receiving approval from Niagara Region’s public works committee Tuesday. Both projects will need final approval from regional council before work... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Regional roads getting a rebootCatharines, as well as Dominion Road in Fort Erie, are set to be revamped after
Regional roads getting a reboot
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 6 days ago
Catharines, as well as Dominion Road in Fort Erie, are set to be revamped after receiving approval from Niagara Region’s public works committee Tuesday. Both projects will need final approval from regional council before work... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Regional roads getting a rebootCatharines, as well as Dominion Road in Fort Erie, are set to be revamped after
Regional roads getting a reboot
Welland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Catharines, as well as Dominion Road in Fort Erie, are set to be revamped after receiving approval from Niagara Region’s public works committee Tuesday. Both projects will need final approval from regional council before work... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Soda Tax: SC not likely to follow Philadelphia's lead to fund pre-K programsinterest in doing anything like that so far,” said S.C. Rep. Rita Allison, R-Ly
Soda Tax: SC not likely to follow Philadelphia's lead to fund pre-K programs
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
interest in doing anything like that so far,” said S.C. Rep. Rita Allison, R-Lyman, chairwoman of the House Education and Public Works Committee. Melanie Barton, executive director of the S.C. Education Oversight Committee, said it’s unlikely the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Soda Tax: SC not likely to follow Philadelphia's lead to fund pre-K programsinterest in doing anything like that so far,” said S.C. Rep. Rita Allison, R-Ly
Soda Tax: SC not likely to follow Philadelphia's lead to fund pre-K programs
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
interest in doing anything like that so far,” said S.C. Rep. Rita Allison, R-Lyman, chairwoman of the House Education and Public Works Committee. Melanie Barton, executive director of the S.C. Education Oversight Committee, said it's unlikely the... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Brighter lights planned for downtown alleysthat the city go ahead with construction. She said she had looked into other fu
Brighter lights planned for downtown alleys
McDonough County Voice / Posted 7 days ago
that the city go ahead with construction. She said she had looked into other funding options, but the city council public works committee voted last week to recommend not to proceed.The council voted to buy nearly $160,000 in public works... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Kent hopes to mark 61 new crosswalksKENT, Wash. — The City of Kent presented policy recommendations Monday to the P
Kent hopes to mark 61 new crosswalks
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 7 days ago
KENT, Wash. — The City of Kent presented policy recommendations Monday to the Public Works Committee on installing 61 new marked crosswalks. Officials say the policy recommendations include marking crosswalks at intersections in the downtown area,... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 21City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information:
Meetings calendar — June 21
Clovis News Journal / Posted 7 days ago
City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information: 806-251-1116 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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Torontoist
Toronto's Vision Zero Plan Leaves A Lot to Desirethat death is an acceptable price for mobility. When Councillor Jaye Robinson (
Toronto's Vision Zero Plan Leaves A Lot to Desire
Torontoist / Posted 8 days ago
that death is an acceptable price for mobility. When Councillor Jaye Robinson (Ward 25, Don Valley West), as chair of the Public Works Committee, announced the creation of a comprehensive road safety plan last year, she made enough references to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Jackson: Late senator scores a big winthen stalled because Sen. Barbara Boxer objected. Boxer, the California Democra
Jackson: Late senator scores a big win
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
then stalled because Sen. Barbara Boxer objected. Boxer, the California Democrat who was chairwoman of the Environment and Public Works Committee at the time, sought a stronger bill and was troubled by some of the concessions Lautenberg had... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 19City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information:
Meetings calendar — June 19
Clovis News Journal / Posted 9 days ago
City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information: 806-251-1116 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Downtown residents upset with parking rulesalso may call City Clerk Cathy Rabe at 269-9011, Troutman said, and ask to be p
Downtown residents upset with parking rules
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
also may call City Clerk Cathy Rabe at 269-9011, Troutman said, and ask to be put on an upcoming meeting agenda. The next Public Works Committee meeting is slated for 4 p.m. June 29 at City Hall. Troutman may be reached at... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasAirport Util. Extension $842,075.00 $68,468.35 2. 2017 Budget Discussion 3. E
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Airport Util. Extension $842,075.00 $68,468.35 2. 2017 Budget Discussion 3. Election Judge Pay Discussion B. Safety and Public Works Committee Report 1. Out-of-State Travel Request 2. Improvement 16-03 — 2016 Chip Seal — Final Payment 3.... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
EPA chief warns of ‘systemic’ issues with Flint water safetyEnvironmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy testifies before th
EPA chief warns of ‘systemic’ issues with Flint water safety
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy testifies before the Senate Environmental and Public Works Committee about the Gold King mine disaster in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 16, 2015 in Washington,... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 17City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information:
Meetings calendar — June 17
Clovis News Journal / Posted 11 days ago
City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information: 806-251-1116 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 16City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information:
Meetings calendar — June 16
Clovis News Journal / Posted 12 days ago
City Meeting — 6:30 p.m. (CDT) City Hall, 205 North St., Bovina. Information: 806-251-1116 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, ingram room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Parkersburg residents asks about needle protocolat the Municipal Building. An ordinance defining and regulating outdoor firepl
Parkersburg residents asks about needle protocol
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
at the Municipal Building. An ordinance defining and regulating outdoor fireplaces and fire pits was referred to the Public Works Committee for further discussion on a 5-4 vote, with Wilcox, Rockhold and Councilmen Warren Bigley and Jim Reed... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Toronto’s safety plan for pedestrians and cyclists faces revisionsofficials to come out and say we do need to spend money on this.” Late in the
Toronto’s safety plan for pedestrians and cyclists faces revisions
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
officials to come out and say we do need to spend money on this.” Late in the day, Councillor Jaye Robinson, chair of the public works committee, which will debate the plan, said she would introduce a motion to change its target to zero people... Read more
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Torontoist
How Bike Lanes Get Installed in Torontoof the particular neighbourhood and feedback is given to the local councillor.
How Bike Lanes Get Installed in Toronto
Torontoist / Posted 15 days ago
of the particular neighbourhood and feedback is given to the local councillor. From there, a report is given to the Public Works Committee, which outlines the project and the public feedback. The bike lane project then has to await the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Committeeelective positions are passed on as a matter of “herencia.” Recall how in the
Committee
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
elective positions are passed on as a matter of “herencia.” Recall how in the previous Congresses before the incoming, the Public Works was held for the longest time by Senator Ramon Revilla, and then passed on to his heredero, Senator... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma ScissorTales: GOP-controlled Legislature earns OEA's praiseof the Toxic Substances Control Act since it became law 40 years ago. Inhofe, c
Oklahoma ScissorTales: GOP-controlled Legislature earns OEA's praise
The Oklahoman / Posted 17 days ago
of the Toxic Substances Control Act since it became law 40 years ago. Inhofe, chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, worked with ranking member Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and other Democrats to shepherd this bill to the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
App to be reviewed by public works committeeA 311 application for mobile devices, which also can promote city events, is ex
App to be reviewed by public works committee
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
A 311 application for mobile devices, which also can promote city events, is expected to be discussed in upcoming public works committee meetings, after the proposal by the city information technology coordinator Justin Wray was remanded to the... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bulletin BoardTransportation is available by calling the shuttle office at 276-5200 at least
Bulletin Board
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
Transportation is available by calling the shuttle office at 276-5200 at least 48 hours in advance. 4 p.m. The Cañon City Public Works Committee meets in Council Chambers at City Hall, 128 Main St. Public is welcome to attend. 4:30 p.m. TOPS CO96... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Sullivan to advertise for jail bids next week; bids could be awarded in Augustis just over two months away from awarding construction bids for a long overdue
Sullivan to advertise for jail bids next week; bids could be awarded in August
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 18 days ago
is just over two months away from awarding construction bids for a long overdue new jail. During a county legislature Public Works Committee meeting on Thursday, County Manager Josh Potosek said they expect to advertise the bids next week,... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Sullivan to advertise for jail bids next week; bids could be awarded in Augustis just over two months away from awarding construction bids for a long overdue
Sullivan to advertise for jail bids next week; bids could be awarded in August
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 19 days ago
is just over two months away from awarding construction bids for a long overdue new jail. During a county legislature Public Works Committee meeting on Thursday, County Manager Josh Potosek said they expect to advertise the bids next week,... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Committee to vote on Oak Trail embankment actionsThe La Crosse Public Works committee is set to vote on the Oak Trail in Hixon F
Committee to vote on Oak Trail embankment actions
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 19 days ago
The La Crosse Public Works committee is set to vote on the Oak Trail in Hixon Forest on Thursday evening. A meeting will acknowledge the 600-foot mudslide adjacent from Bliss Road that occurred mid-April. The event was a result of heavy rainfall, as... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County Council discusses local TB treatmentCounty located there, and the county’s lease payments are the primary repayment
County Council discusses local TB treatment
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 19 days ago
County located there, and the county’s lease payments are the primary repayment source for the debt, said Dodson. The Public Works Committee recommended Council adopt legislation to spend an additional $321,000 on improvements to Boston Mills... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bill aims to limit harmful productsfix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Bill aims to limit harmful products
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill "historic" and "a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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The Hill
House votes to delay Obama ozone rulemeasures passed by the Energy and Commerce and Transportation committees. ON T
House votes to delay Obama ozone rule
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
measures passed by the Energy and Commerce and Transportation committees. ON TAP THURSDAY II: The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will hold a hearing on the implications for the Supreme Court’s February stay of the the EPA’s Clean... Read more
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CBS News
Hillary Clinton: A life in picturesa hearing to examine the environmental and public health impacts of power plant
Hillary Clinton: A life in pictures
CBS News / Posted 20 days ago
a hearing to examine the environmental and public health impacts of power plant emissions before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee July 26, 2001 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani (center) leads... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Congress Sends Obama Bill to Regulate Toxic Chemicalsfix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Congress Sends Obama Bill to Regulate Toxic Chemicals
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 20 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill "historic" and "a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicalsfix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicals
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill "historic" and "a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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Salon.com
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicalsfix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicals
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill “historic” and “a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicalsfix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicals
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 20 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill "historic" and "a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicalsfix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicals
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 20 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill "historic" and "a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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Al.com
Bipartisan bill sent to Obama would regulate toxic chemicals in household cleaners, morefix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Bipartisan bill sent to Obama would regulate toxic chemicals in household cleaners, more
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill "historic" and "a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicalsfix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okl
Congress sends Obama bill to regulate toxic chemicals
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 20 days ago
fix the toxic-substance law before his death in 2013. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, called the bill "historic" and "a great example of the Republican-led Congress working for the... Read more
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