This is the testimony Moms Clean Air Force’s regional manager, Elizabeth Brandt gave on November 6th, asking EPA to be more protective of our children, our families, and our communities by updating the current standards for ethane cracker plants.
Parents plead with PA Governor Tom Wolf to attend cancer crisis meeting: “You have a responsibility, both to your constituents who are battling cancer or have lost loved ones, and to the parents of all children who need to know what they can do to protect them from becoming cancer patients by the time they are young adults…”
Trump’s EPA is prioritizing profits over people by gutting a rule that limits methane pollution from oil and gas development. Trump and Wheeler should be held accountable for the crime of putting our children’s health and safety at risk with their radical deregulatory agenda.
President Trump is misleading Americans with false claims of stewardship of our environment in his speech today. By making our air and water dirtier, and our climate more dangerous, Trump is a disaster for America.
While PA Representative Danielle Friel Otten’s platform is focused on social justice at every level – strong public schools, making health care more affordable and accessible, public safety, workforce development and family-sustaining jobs – it was environmental justice that first called her to run for office.
Experts agree that we have only ten years to take real action to safeguard our children’s future from climate crisis. Cutting methane pollution is one of our best chances to do just that. Together, we can create a safe future for every child.
“Building Climate Justice Investing in Energy Efficiency for a Fair and Just Transition” report calls for reducing energy consumption to save money, create jobs, and protect the viability of the planet.
Learn about landmark legislation created by the Colorado Senate that would overhaul how oil and gas is regulated in Colorado.
Read about women in Colorado state government who are working hard and getting results by making climate action a top priority for their state.
Learn how major media is allowing content produced by the fossil fuel industry to appear as news instead of clearly marking it as advertisement.
Read about the ways in which new EPA head Andrew Wheeler is attacking clean air regulations and learn about three areas to watch as we move forward.
Learn more about the probable outcome of continuing to ignore climate change at the federal level and why we all need to keep fighting for climate action.