Interview: Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner

BY ON January 9, 2014
This is a Moms Clean Air Force exclusive interview with Allegheny County Controller, Chelsa Wagner: MCAF: What is unique about protecting Allegheny County’s resources? Controller Wagner: During the 20th Century, the natural resources of Allegheny County together with its hard-working residents caused the area to be known as...

TOPICS: Pennsylvania

Michigan Needs Renewable Energy Now

BY ON January 9, 2014
This post was written by William McMullin for OpEd News: We need to get to work on promoting clean energy. Clean energy is more sustainable and reliable than fossil fuels, requires the same daily planning for grid operators, and keeps energy prices stable. Michigan predominantly...

TOPICS: Michigan, Natural Gas

Top 8 Children’s Health Stories Of 2013

BY ON January 7, 2014
As I reflect on 2013, with my kids shrieking joyfully in the background, I am reminded that massive change starts out slow. Back when I had my daughters in 2005 and 2007, we were just beginning to learn about BPA, flame retardants, phthalates, and other...

TOPICS: Toxics