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Mille Lacs Freedom to Fish Act OK'd for House vote


The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Thursday unanimously agreed to report H.R. 5797, the Mille Lacs Lake Freedom to Fish Act of 2012, to the House for consideration. Authored by Rep. Chip Cravaack, R-Minn., this legislation concerns Minnesota’s state sovereignty, job creation, cutting federal red tape, and strengthening Minnesota’s outdoor fishing tradition, according to a statement from the congressman.

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