Politics

Moms and Mayors: Mama Summits in Action (photos)

BY ON May 8, 2018
  Our Moms and Mayors Mama Summits are in full swing! We’re hosting Mama Summits in 11 cities, giving Moms across the nation the opportunity to work directly with local officials. Moms & Mayors resources give you the tools you need to work with your community’s...

TOPICS: Activism, Children's Health, Climate Change, Colorado, Florida, Michigan, Montana, Motherhood, New Mexico, Ohio, Politics, Pollution, Social Justice

Don’t Let Clean Car Standards Shift Into Reverse

BY ON May 7, 2018
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) have drafted a proposal for overhauling the Clean Car Standards, which would freeze tailpipe pollution and fuel efficiency targets well below the target of 50 MPG by 2025. The proposal would literally put...

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

5 Reasons Moms Support Clean Car Standards

BY ON May 2, 2018
This was written by Alice Henderson. It originally posted on Climate 411:  America’s Clean Car Standards are one of our biggest success stories, yet the Trump Administration is preparing to dramatically weaken them. News reports say the Trump Administration is also taking aim at state leadership on clean...

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