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January 12, 2017 | In the News: Times Union

Ezra Prentice Issues Aired

An event commemorated the three-year anniversary of the first press conference held to focus on the plight of residents at Ezra Prentice Homes in the wake of an increase in oil train traffic in Albany.

December 20, 2016 | In the News: The Intercept

Exxon Mobil Is Fighting To Keep Its Dangerous Chemicals In Children’s Toys

“As a political force, kids are no match for one of the world’s biggest chemical companies, and they’ll suffer for the lack of clout. While the CPSC fails to finalize its own rule, more and more kids are exposed to phthalates. The inaction 'speaks to the power of Exxon to frighten federal agencies away from doing their jobs,' as Earthjustice’s [Attorney Eve] Gartner put it.”

November 22, 2016 | In the News: Grist

Environmental Leaders on Hope and Progress in the Age of Trump

Lisa Garcia, VP of Litigation for Healthy Communities: "We need to raise our voices in the coming months and years so that political leaders understand that our communities will not tolerate attacks to their health or their environment."

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