81 Senators Support WRDA 2006
The National Waterways Alliance (of which National Waterways Conference serves as the secretariat) has garnered the support of 81 Senators for the Water Resources Development Act of 2006 (WRDA 2006). A letter of support was signed by 78 Senators, and had the stated support of two more – Senators Leahy and Bayh. Sen. Dr. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma stated that he would send a separate letter to Sen. Bill Frist.
The letter of support was delivered to Sen. Frist on Tuesday, February. The full text of the letter is on: www.waterways.org/WRDA2006Bipartisan.pdf