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Bipartisan Briefing on Chesapeake Bay Restoration

with Distinguished Panel of State Cabinet Secretaries

As co-chairs of the bipartisan Chesapeake Bay Watershed Caucus, we hope you will join us at a briefing on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. about the ongoing state-federal partnership to restore the Chesapeake Bay. Members and staff will have the opportunity
to learn about why the Chesapeake Bay is a national priority and about how a restored Bay can drive economic growth in the region.



June 28, 2017

2:00 – 3:00 PM

Rayburn 2261

Speakers: Chesapeake Bay Restoration


  • Ann Swanson, Executive Director, Chesapeake Bay Commission
  • Professor Walter Boynton, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
  • Keith Martin, General Counsel, Virginia Chamber of Commerce


Invited Panelists: A State-Federal Partnership


  • Ben Grumbles, Secretary, Maryland Department of Environment
  • Mark L. Belton, Secretary, Maryland Department of Natural Resources
  • Molly J. Ward, Virginia Secretary of Natural Resources
  • Russell C. Redding, Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture
  • Kenny Bounds, Deputy Secretary, Delaware Department of Agriculture
  • Tommy Wells, Director, Washington, D.C. Department of Energy and Environment






Robert C. “Bobby” Scott

Member of Congress


John Sarbanes

Member of Congress




Robert J. Wittman

Member of Congress


Andy Harris, M.D.

Member of Congress

Related Legislative Issues
Selected legislative information: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
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