Destroying America’s Clean Power Plan Will Hurt the Health of Our Children

BY ON October 10, 2017
Pruitt’s proposal to withdraw America’s Clean Power Plan is profoundly irresponsible—and will harm the health of our children. EPA chief Scott Pruitt’s intention is clear: ignore the climate disruption that is right now amping up brutal storms and stoking deadly wildfires across the country Pruitt...

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

Infographic: America’s Clean Power Plan’s Enormous Climate Benefits

BY ON October 10, 2017
This was written by Ilissa Ocko. It originally posted at Climate 911:  In addition to the vital public health benefits it offers, the Clean Power Plan is the nation’s most significant action to date to address climate change’s number one culprit – heat-trapping carbon dioxide emissions. Now,...

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

5 Reasons to Reject Scott Pruitt’s Proposal to Repeal America’s Clean Power Plan

BY ON October 10, 2017
This was written by Martha Roberts. It originally posted at Climate 911: Today, a draft proposal emerged of the latest step in Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt’s attack on clean air and climate security – a proposal to revoke the Clean Power Plan, America’s only...

TOPICS: Clean Air Act, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, EPA, Politics, Pollution, Science

Moms and Children Went to the Hill … and Then They Danced

BY ON October 5, 2017
Moms Clean Air Force joined forces with the environmental justice group, Green for All and Climate Parents on Capitol Hill last week to fight proposed EPA budget cuts, and to urge action on climate change. Women lawmakers echoed our message at a press conference. They...

TOPICS: Activism, African-American Community, Air Pollution, Children's Health, Climate Change, EPA, Florida, Latino Community, Massachusetts, MCAF News, Tennessee, Washington DC