Congress, White House Address Asian Carp Threat

Law360, New York (January 22, 2010, 1:26 PM EST) -- Days after the U.S. Supreme Court denied emergency measures to slow the spread of invasive Asian carp through the Great Lakes system, federal lawmakers from Michigan and the White House's top environmental adviser are calling for swift action to address the threat.

Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., and Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich., on Thursday introduced the Close All Routes and Prevent Asian Carp Today, or CARP, Act in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, which directs the Army Corps of Engineers to take immediate action to...
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