Author: Moms Clean Air Force

Here’s How Mom Activists Get it Done in 1 Week

BY ON January 22, 2019
Last week, Moms Clean Air Force had an action-packed week. Monday, January 14: Moms Arrive in D.C.   On Monday, January 14, we welcomed families to Washington, D.C. for a training in preparation of meeting with their members of Congress to make it clear that...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Arizona, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, EPA, Massachusetts, MCAF News, New York, Politics, Pollution, Washington DC

Trump’s Failure to Act on Climate Change Hurts Families

BY ON January 16, 2019
This op-ed was written by Elizabeth Gore, the Environmental Defense Fund’s senior vice president of political affairs. It originally posted at The Hill:  As the federal government shutdown and the rancorous border wall dispute consumes much of our attention, President Trump reiterated his threat to withhold essential wildfire response funds...

TOPICS: California, Children's Health, Climate Change, Economics, Environment, Heat and Extreme Weather, Renewable Energy

Moms Clean Air Force Opposes the Nomination of Andrew Wheeler to Head EPA

BY ON January 9, 2019
Today, President Trump has nominated Andrew Wheeler to serve as EPA administrator. On behalf of one million members who care about children’s health, Moms Clean Air Force opposes this nomination. Andrew Wheeler should not lead the EPA. Wheeler’s fingerprints are all over the very worst environmental...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Act, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Coal, Environment, EPA, Pollution