Thank You For Speaking Out

Thank You For Speaking Out

Freshwater Future and our Partner’s efforts to demonstrate constituent support for swift action on the asian carp to Members of Congress, particularly freshman Members, is having an impact resulting in more sponsors for legislation that would separate the great lakes and Mississippi river. thank you to everyone who helped deliver the post cards with our community’s ask. this is an enormous effort that resulted in the delivery of over 8,000 post cards via in-person meetings with 30 Members or their staff and 30 drop-offs to Member office’s in D.C. Whew! A special thanks for meeting with Members and delivering the cards goes to:

Kristy Meyer, The Ohio Environmental Council 
Jen Nalbone, Great Lakes United 
Melissa Damaschke, Sierra Club
Max Muller, Environment Illinois 
Henrietta Saunders, Illinois Advocate
Dean Dapson, Ohio Advocate
George Meyer, Wisconsin Wildlife Federation
Cheryl Nenn, Friends Of Milwaukee’s Rivers 
Todd Ambs, River Network
Brian Smith, Citizen’s Campaign For The Environment



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