Very excited to recieve the award.
-Candice S. Miller
U.S. Rep. Candice Miller, R-Harrison Township, was named the 2011 Great Lakes Legislator of the Year by the Great Lakes Maritime Task Force.
Founded in 1992, the maritime task force has 82 members.
Its goals include restoring funding for dredging deep-draft ports and waterways; construction of a new lock at Sault Ste. Marie; supporting the Jones Act and other U.S. maritime laws and regulations; and maximizing the Lakes’ overseas trade.