Air Pollution

Big News in Pennsylvania! Governor Protects Families From Harmful Oil and Gas Air Pollution

BY ON June 15, 2018
This was written by Patrice Tomcik, Moms Clean Air Force’s National Oil & Gas Program Coordinator: At a time when federal action on air pollution is under attack, it is clear that strong leadership at the state level is the key to protecting our children. Thankfully Governor...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Children's Health, Fracking, Natural Gas, Pennsylvania, Politics

Premature Birth Rates Drop in California After Coal and Oil Plants Shut Down

BY ON May 25, 2018
This was written by Sabrina Shankman. It was originally published on Inside Climate News: Shutting down power plants that burn fossil fuels can almost immediately reduce the risk of premature birth in pregnant women living nearby, according to research published Tuesday. Researchers scrutinized records of more...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Coal

Interview with Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey

BY ON May 16, 2018
This is a Moms Clean Air Force exclusive interview with Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey: Moms Clean Air Force: You have played a key role in the Exxon lawsuit. Specifically, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court recently rejected the company’s arguments that you were biased and that...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Environment, EPA, Massachusetts, Politics, Pollution