Water for the World Act – PASSED!

Hooray!  We’re excited today that the Water for the World Act has passed!  Thanks to everyone who advocated to President Obama on behalf of all those without clean water, and particularly our friends in Africa.

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., today praised committee passage of the Water for the World Act, S. 624, which sets a goal of reaching 100 million people with first-time, sustainable access to safe drinking water and sanitation by 2015. Corker and Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., are lead sponsors of the legislation which was passed by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee today…continue reading…

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  • Reply Leigh Kay April 23, 2010 at 10:19 am

    Praise, praise, praise. What a wonderful advancement. 🙂 I must admit I was unaware of this bill and it being placed on the table. I am incredibly thankful for it however, and for its passing. Wonderful work done by it’s original inspiration, Sen. Paul Simon, and by the two men who took that vision and increased upon it with their sponsorship of this current bill: Senators Richard Dublin and Bob Corker.

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