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Issue Position: Agriculture and the Environment

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Location: Dover, DE

Named by Governor Minner to represent the University of Delaware and the health care community on the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control's community advisory panel, which distributes pollution fines to local cleanup and environmental education programs around the state.

Enacted legislation creating a special Agriculture Preservation license plate with logo so popular that the state Agriculture Department has adopted it for its own education and outreach programs.

Supported efforts to create a permanent funding source for the state's successful farmland preservation program in the budget.

Worked to pass legislation that exempts farm buildings from zoning regulations.

Promoted agri-tourism to give farmers new ways to keep their farms financially healthy.

Backed successful efforts to bring clean, offshore wind power to Delaware.


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