Author: Molly Rauch

Molly RauchMolly Rauch is a mom who lives and works in Washington, DC. As Public Health Policy Director for Moms Clean Air Force, she builds relationships with public health organizations and develops alliances and partnerships with them. She also writes about public health science and policy for Moms Clean Air Force. Her writing on environmental health has appeared in Goodhousekeeping.com, Parents.com, and Huffington Post, among other publications. A native New Yorker, she holds a master’s degree in public health.

Moms Want Less Climate Pollution from Power Plants

BY ON November 29, 2017
Moms Clean Air Force joined hundreds at a public hearing in Charleston, West Virginia, this week about the fate of America’s Clean Power Plan, which places first-ever limits on climate-warming pollution from power plants. Scott Pruitt, head of EPA, wants to reverse the landmark Plan,...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Carbon Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Coal, Environment, EPA, Illinois, MCAF News, Motherhood, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pollution, Tennessee

12 Ways Scott Pruitt’s EPA Threatens Children’s Health – In the Agency’s Own Words

BY ON November 27, 2017
Ever since Scott Pruitt joined EPA, there have been a slew of reversals and delays of various rules already on the books. A birds-eye view of this regulatory shift shows that Pruitt’s EPA is taking a cavalier approach to children’s health, hobbling multiple rules that...

TOPICS: Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, EPA, Politics, Toxics

Moms Are Still In for Climate Action

BY ON November 16, 2017
This week, as international leaders met in Bonn, Germany, for climate negotiations, Moms Clean Air Force participated in events across the U.S. to celebrate the actions states, cities, businesses, and other leaders are taking to fight dangerous climate change. From Reno to Philadelphia, from Denver to DC, Moms Clean Air Force joined...

TOPICS: Activism, Climate Change, MCAF News, Politics