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Water Infrastructure Bill Could Hit the Senate Floor in April

Matt Ball on March 20, 2013 - in Water

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) told Senate Democrats on Tuesday that he would bring a large infrastructure authorization bill to the floor as early as April, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) told reporters in a conference call.

The Water Resources Development Act, known as WRDA, authorizes a slate of flood prevention, harbor and aquatic ecosystem restoration projects through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Congress has not approved a new WRDA bill in six years.

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