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Published March 21, 2013, 01:35 PM

Mayors press for federal focus on Mississippi River

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mayors from along the Mississippi river said Thursday that they would work with federal lawmakers to sharpen the national focus on the waterway after two years in which shipping has been threatened by flooding and then drought.

By: JIM SALTER,Associated Press JIM SUHR,Associated Press, Associated Press

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