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Environment and Sustainability
https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2019/03/08/trump-officially-nominates-david-bernhardt-veteran-lobbyist-run-interior/?utm_term=.3fda1c52ba6e
https://www.feedstuffs.com/news/president-signs-bipartisan-pria-law
WHAT DOES IT FUND? This WaterSMART program provides financial and technical assistance to local water agencies for the planning, design, and construction of water reclamation and reuse projects. Applicants can only request funding for work that is already completed, or work that is planned through September 30, 2021. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Sponsors of water recycling projects that have completed Title XVI Feasibility Study and sponsors of water reclamation and reuse projects specifically authorized for funding under the Title XVI of Public Law. 
WHEN'S IT DUE? April 22, 2019
https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/432086-senate-democrats-introduce-green-new-deal-alternative-unity-climate
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/28/climate/andrew-wheeler-epa-confirmation.html
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/26/climate/public-lands-conservation.html
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/12/climate/senate-conservation-bill.html
https://www.npr.org/2019/02/07/691997301/rep-alexandria-ocasio-cortez-releases-green-new-deal-outline
https://www.politico.com/story/2019/02/07/pelosi-climate-change-panel-1154847

WHAT DOES IT FUND? The Drought Resiliency program supports projects that build long-term resilience to drought and reduce the need for emergency response actions. Resiliency projects are intended to increase the reliability of water supplies; improve water management; and provide benefits for fish, wildlife, and the environment to mitigate impacts caused by drought. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? States, tribes, irrigation districts, water districts, and other organizations with water or power delivery authority located in the Western United States. 
WHEN'S IT DUE? March 27, 2019 

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