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June 22, 2017 | Action Alert

Congress is trying to gut the Clean Air Act

Congress is advancing legislation that would worsen the quality of the air we all breathe. In what should be called the “Smoggy Skies Act,” the bill would permanently weaken the Clean Air Act and delay important anti-smog protections that took nearly a decade to achieve.

June 22, 2017 | Blog Post

Saving Northern Maine’s Economic Gem

: Local business owner Matthew Polstein is fighting the threatened repeal of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument because the new monument has already ramped up tourism and bolstered the regional economy.

June 22, 2017 | In the News: Michigan Radio

What EPA Budget Cuts Could Mean For Low-Income And Minority Communities

Lisa Garcia, VP of Litigation for Healthy Communities: “It would be a shame to get rid of the one office that is in touch with people, that understands what the potential burdens are of our bad environmental decisions. ... you would lose communication with so many communities, who you’re supposed to represent. Because they can’t get on their private jets, or go to D.C. every time you have a meeting on oil, or coal, or climate.”

June 20, 2017 | Blog Post

Don’t Close the Door on a Climate Refuge

The Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument can serve as a vital ecological refuge for many species as the climate changes—but only if it’s protected.

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