fish http://ripr.org en New England Fishermen To Receive Nearly $33 Million In Disaster Relief http://ripr.org/post/new-england-fishermen-receive-nearly-33-million-disaster-relief <p>Nearly $33 million in disaster relief money will soon flow to help New England fishermen hurting from declining fish stocks and tighter fishing limits. The federal government declared a fisheries disaster last year in Rhode Island. Sens. Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, and Reps. Jim Langevin and David Cicilline joined other congressional leaders to include $74 million in fisheries disaster in the fiscal year 2014 appropriations bill.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:02:04 +0000 Ambar Espinoza 29802 at http://ripr.org New England Fishermen To Receive Nearly $33 Million In Disaster Relief