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Legislation creates Great Lakes Navigation System

by Candice Miller on October 28, 2013

Beth LeBlanc Times Herald http://www.thetimesherald.com/article/20131027/NEWS01/310270062/Legislation-creates-Great-Lakes-Navigation-System?nclick_check=1 A federal bill passed through the House Wednesday could secure more funding for the Great Lakes.   The Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013 includes a provision from U.S. Rep. Candice Miller, R-Harrison Twp., that would treat the Great Lakes basin as one navigation system.   Being treated […]

New legislation promises to give Great Lakes their due

by Candice Miller on September 24, 2013

Port Huron Times Herald: http://www.thetimesherald.com/article/20130923/OPINION02/309230019/Candice-Miller-New-legislation-promises-give-Great-Lakes-their-due Last week marked the beginning of what could become a landmark effort to preserve the long-term health of Michigan’s greatest natural treasure — the Great Lakes and their connecting waterways. In legislation taken up by the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence […]

House panel OKs funding bill for Great Lakes ports, harbors

by Candice Miller on September 23, 2013

Jim Lynch The Detroit News http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20130919/POLITICS02/309190129/1022/ Legislation that may boost federal funding for Great Lakes ports and harbors cleared a hurdle Thursday in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Water Resources and Reform and Development Act of 2013 essentially combines all those shipping destinations in the region into a single navigation system. The bill was […]

Rep. Miller and Sanchez introduce biometric exit system bill

by Candice Miller on September 23, 2013

  Sat, 2013-09-21 04:29 PM Rep. Miller and Sanchez introduce biometric exit system bill Government Security News http://www.gsnmagazine.com/node/33278?c=border_security Rep. Candice Miller (R-MI), vice chair of the House Committee on Homeland Security and chairman of the subcommittee on border and maritime security, and Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), House Committee on Homeland Security member on September 20 introduced […]

Freighter loads are up

by Candice Miller on September 23, 2013

Lake carriers report increases for August Beth LeBlanc Times Herald http://www.thetimesherald.com/article/20130922/NEWS01/309220019/FREIGHTERLOADS-UP Tony and Gale Santilli celebrated a freighter-filled 40th anniversary on the St. Clair River Sunday.   The Berkley couple ate at Freighters beside the Blue Water Bridge and finished in time to watch the CSL Baie Comeau make its way south along the river. […]