Air Pollution

Interview with Meteorologist Eric Sorensen: “It is Our Duty as On-Air Meteorologists to Report on Climate Change”

BY ON August 21, 2018
This is a Moms Clean Air Force exclusive interview with meteorologist, Eric Sorensen. He has chased hurricanes and tornadoes, received awards, and just got his third Emmy nomination for his weather reporting. Eric has been vocal about air issues and climate change. Meteorologists have a daily audience....

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Climate Change, Heat and Extreme Weather, Iowa, Politics, Schools, Science

Clean Car Rollback Puts Families’ Right to Breathe Clean Air in Reverse

BY ON August 2, 2018
Today, President Trump, Acting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, and Acting National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Administrator Heidi King issued a proposal to roll back America’s health-protective and money-saving clean car standards.  In their announcement today, the Trump administration has clearly...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Cars and Trucks, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, EPA, Pollution

7 Ways Wheeler Can Save EPA

BY ON July 27, 2018
Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler on Thursday withdrew Scott Pruitt’s midnight-hour memo, which waived enforcement standards for super-polluting “glider” trucks. Wheeler’s decision is a win for anyone who breathes. But Wheeler has a long way to go before he distinguishes himself from scandal-plagued former Administrator Scott Pruitt. Moms...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, EPA, Fracking, Natural Gas, Politics, Science