May 04 2005

SHELBY ANNOUNCES OVER $1.9 FOR EASTER SEALS PROJECT ACTION

WASHINGTON, D. C.--- U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced today that $1,913,835 will be released from the Department of Transportation for Easter Seals Project ACTION.

Senator Shelby said, “Easter Seals Project ACTION promotes cooperation between the transportation industry and the disability community to increase mobility for people with disabilities. These funds will assist them in their efforts to further this program.”

Senator Shelby secured these funds in the fiscal year 2005 federal appropriations process.

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