Continuing their fight for Colorado communities impacted by last year's wildfires, Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet introduced legislation today to restore resources that were stripped from the Hurricane Sandy aid package by the House of Representatives.

The bill would cover the backlog of Emergency Watershed Protection (EWP) projects resulting from presidentially-declared natural disasters, estimated at roughly $60 million. Colorado's backlog of EWP projects resulting from last year's wildfires is $20 million. Read More

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