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Speier introduces $1 billion Bay-restoration bill

Original post made on Apr 26, 2010

Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough, has introduced a bill in the U.S. Congress to spend $1 billion to restore and clean up San Francisco Bay.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, April 24, 2010, 10:02 AM

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Posted by Schools First
a resident of Atherton: other
on Apr 26, 2010 at 12:31 pm

Wouldn't better education be a more effective place to put this money? Teach people how to save the bay instead of paying off friends to do it for the public.


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Posted by Grateful
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Apr 26, 2010 at 9:04 pm

Thank you Jackie Speier for your vision for the San Francisco Bay. All Peninsula residents will benefit from this bill passing, especially our children and their children. The Bay can be an educational tool for children. Skip a soccer game and take the kids out to see the restoration project underway. Life is an education.


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