Since September 11, 2001, many in this nation and this Congress have a deeper appreciation for the importance of the sacrifices made by our law enforcement officers.
Amtrak is extremely important to the economy of Southern Illinois and I will continue to work with state and local leaders and my colleagues in Congress to secure the necessary funding to maintain full service.
We have an extensive system of highways, ports, locks and dams, and airports.
In addition to the clean coal provisions, the energy conference agreement contains provisions instrumental in helping increase conservation and lowering consumption.
Make no mistake, our troops will be in Afghanistan and Iraq for a long time.
Through these adversities, Israel has endured with continued strength, conviction, and faith.
Population growth and development place additional stress on the Nation's water infrastructure and its ability to sustain hard-won water quality gains.