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OUTDOORS: Are Asian Carp a threat to fisheries?

by Candice Miller on July 26, 2011

Sunday, July 24, 2011 By TOM WATTS Special to The Oakland Press http://www.theoaklandpress.com/articles/2011/07/24/sports/local/doc4e2cbe92abcef782583679.prt Calling Lake St. Clair “one of the most beautiful regions” found anywhere in the United State, Congresswoman Candice Miller, R-Harrison Township, said that distinction can only be true based on how the lake’s fishery performs.   “I’m a lifetime boater,” said Miller, […]

Botched federal gun scheme hits Michigan

by Candice Miller on July 26, 2011

Op-Ed: July 26, 2011 JEFFREY HADDEN Detroit News/Michigan View http://detnews.com/article/20110726/MIVIEW/107260359 A botched federal gun-running sting operation has tragically ricocheted into Metro Detroit.   A congressional report contends that two automatic weapons that federal agents in Arizona tracked and then deliberately let out of their sight were found at the murder scene of a U.S. Border […]

By Andrew Restuccia – 07/22/11 12:52 PM ET, the Hill    The Michigan congressional delegation blasted an Obama administration vehicle fuel economy proposal Thursday, arguing it is “overly aggressive and not reasonably feasible.” In a letter to President Obama, the lawmakers criticized a proposal that administration officials reportedly outlined in a series of meetings with […]

U.S.-Canada border could get security upgrades

by Candice Miller on July 18, 2011

July 15, 2011  U.S.-Canada border could get security upgrades Increased federal funding could help boost protections at Mich. entry points, other areas NATHAN HURST/ Detroit News Washington Bureau http://detnews.com/article/20110715/METRO/107150396 Washington— The push for greater security along the border with Canada is getting some traction on Capitol Hill that’s likely to lead to more boots — […]

Editorial: Published: Friday, July 15, 2011 7:52 AM EDT Miller: National ballast water standards are long overdue http://www.michigansthumb.com/articles/2011/07/15/news/editorial/doc4e2027e8e769d513857447.prt U.S. Congresswoman Candice Miller, a member of the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, earlier this week participated in a hearing focusing on options to improve current regulations governing ballast water and other incidental discharges to ensure […]