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Florida Officials Back Donald Trump Proposing More Funds for Everglades Restoration
In recent weeks, members of the Florida delegation urge Trump to include $250 million in funding for Everglades restoration in his FY2021 budget request. This request comes after last year’s Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2020, which included $200 million for South Florida Ecosystem Restoration.
Florida Delegation Continues to Ask Trump for $250 Million for Everglades Restoration
This request comes on the heels of Trump signing into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2020, which included a historic $200 million for South Florida Ecosystem Restoration.
Alcee Hastings, Mario Diaz-Balart Bring Out Everglades for Next Generation Act
Other members of the Florida delegation backing the bill include Democrat U.S. Reps. Charlie Crist, Lois Frankel, Debbie Mucarsel-Powell and Stephanie Murphy and Republican U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney.