29 Senators request increased funding for endangered species programs

From the Endangered Species Coalition: Led by Senators Lincoln Chafee (R-RI) and Hillary Clinton (D-NY), twenty-nine Senators from both parties sent a Dear Colleague letter to the Interior Appropriations Subcommittee requesting increased funding for the programs of the Endangered Species Act. The list of signers is below. If your Senators signed the letter, please take a moment to call them and thank them for their support of Endangered Species Act funding (Capitol Switchboard- (202) 224-3121.) Signers: Lincoln Chafee (R-RI), Hillary Clinton (D-NY), Paul Sarbanes (D-MD), Blanche Lincoln (D-AR), Ken Salazar (D-CO), Barbara Boxer (D-CA), John Kerry (D-MA), Jim Jeffords (I-VT), Olympia Snowe (R-ME), Joe Lieberman (D-Ct), Robert Menedez (D-NJ), Mike Crapo (R-ID), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Jack Reed (D-RI), Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Barak Obama (D-IL), Susan Collins (R-ME), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), Russ Feingold (D-WI), Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ), Joseph Biden (D-DE), Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Mark Pryor (D-AR), Tom Harkin (D-IA), Diane Feinstein (D-CA), Carl Levin (D-MI), Christopher Dodd (D-CT), Richard Durbin (D-IL)