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New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam back before Congress

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U.S. Rep. Rick Allen (R-Ga.) testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on March 16 to lobby for funding to repair and maintain the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam.

Allen asked the committee to consider using funds from the Water Resources Development Act to modernize...

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  1. Seems like a great use for the Covid funds area counties and school boards received. Maybe instead of giving the Richmond County commissioners $1m each to spend in their districts, they pool their money and get the project started instead of waiting on the feds to pay for it.

  2. Democrats will provide health care, education, and housing for illegal border bashers, buy oil from Russia and Iran, abandon billions worth of military equipment in Afghanistan, throw money at failing school systems, let Big Tech monopolies screw the public, and create inflation that makes families poorer, but won’t give Augusta back some of its tax dollars to fix the lock and dam.

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