"The Chesapeake Bay is a natural resource critical to our economy, culture, and heritage. You can count on me to fight to protect the Chesapeake Bay and protect the lives and livelihoods that depend on it."   – U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.)  

Senator Mikulski is committed to protecting our air, land, and waterways from pollution, and promoting sound energy policy. Her environmental and energy priorities include:  

·  Preserving the Chesapeake Bay
·  Protecting the livelihood of those who make a living on the Bay
·  Reducing our dependence on foreign oil
·  Reducing the cost of energy for Americans  

For more information about Senator Mikulski's environment and energy priorities, please see the Fighting to Save our Natural Resources Fact Sheet.