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Support S. 1134, A Bipartisan Bridge Proposal to End Bureaucratic Hurdles


WASHINGTON, D.C., February 29, 2012 -

Dear Colleague:

I strongly encourage my colleagues to support Senate bill 1134 being considered today by the House. This bipartisan bill passed the Senate by unanimous consent and ensures federal law does not prevent the states of Wisconsin and Minnesota from replacing an old, unsafe bridge. The bipartisan support for this bill includes House Members, Senators and the governors of the two states.

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