Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Senators Pushing To Increase Great Lakes Cleanup Funding By Associated Press • Aug 26, 2019 NASA Goddard Space Flight Center / Flickr Creative Commons Michigan's U.S. senators are seeking more federal funding to continue a wide-ranging Great Lakes cleanup program. 5 Governors Oppose Trump Plan To Cut Great Lakes Spending By Associated Press • Mar 13, 2019 NASA Goddard Space Flight Center / Flickr Creative Commons Governors of five states oppose President Donald Trump's call for a 90 percent spending cut for a Great Lakes cleanup program. Report: Great Lakes Cleanup Program Boosts Region's Economy By Associated Press • Sep 26, 2018 Amanda Barberena / WKAR File Photo A newly released analysis says a federal Great Lakes cleanup program is good for the region's economy. Correction: Spending Bill Rejects Trump Effort To Gut Water Cleanups By Associated Press • Mar 23, 2018 President Donald Trump has gotten nowhere in his push to kill federal support for cleaning up some of the nation's most prized waterways, as the U.S. House decided Thursday to keep funding at current levels — and in some cases, boost it. $300M for Great Lakes Cleanup Moves Forward in Congress By Associated Press • Nov 22, 2017 Amanda Barberena A wide-ranging Great Lakes cleanup program would receive $300 million next year under a spending bill approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee.