Corps Budget Blasted at Senate Hearing | Association of California Water Agencies

On Thursday, March 31, the Senate Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure held a hearing to examine President Obama’s proposed Fiscal Year 2012 budget for the Army Corps of Engineers.

In her opening remarks, Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, said “The Budget provides gross new discretionary funding of $4.631 billion, which will keep the Civil Works program moving forward to help revitalize the economy, and provide for restoration and stewardship of the environment”.

Read the full article from Kristin Goree on the Association of California Water Agencies site below which also includes a link to Jo-Ellen Darcy’s complete testimony.

via Corps Budget Blasted at Senate Hearing | Association of California Water Agencies.