Federal Issues

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    Federal Funding for the Chesapeake Bay Program

    Just as the Bay and its rivers are on the rebound, the president’s FY19 budget threatens to cut...Read More

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    Federal Appropriations

    Level funding for the Chesapeake Bay Program and other key programs is crucial to the continued...Read More

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    Federal Farm Bill

    The bill includes conservation programs that offer tools and resources for farmers to stop...Read More

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    Insecticides: Chlorpyrifos

    This extremely toxic pesticide is third on the list of toxic chemicals of concern in the Chesapeake.Read More

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