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A resolution voicing support for embattled homeowners at the Lake of the Ozarks was passed unanimously Tuesday by a Missouri House committee.

This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon, Nov. 23, 2011 - WASHINGTON - It's a power play over a power plant, a property dispute that has spilled over from the Lake of the Ozarks to the corridors of Capitol Hill.

The shoreline-property controversy involving Ameren Missouri and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has unleashed a hornet's nest of political dissent in mid-Missouri, where the future of more than a thousand homes and condos had appeared to be in question.