“If You Can’t Breathe, You Can’t Work”

BY ON September 27, 2011
On Wednesday, September 21, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Chairperson of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, held a press conference to discuss concerns about protecting landmark environmental laws. Joining her were EPW Members Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ), Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD), public health representatives,...

TOPICS: Activism, Asthma, Dads, Economics, EPA, Mercury Poisoning, Politics, Pollution

Ozone Threats: 5 Things You Need To Know

BY ON September 26, 2011
Many of you have heard about President Obama’s recent decision to pull new EPA regulations on ozone, or smog, in America. EPA head administrator, Lisa Jackson and her agency supported and hoped to move forward on these regulations to protect the public health. They would...

TOPICS: Asthma, Politics, Pollution