WEEKLY ACTION ITEMS

Week of 9/18/2017: Environment: Stop Michael Dourson’s Nomination to the EPA on Wednesday, 9/20. Julie Wash, co-chair of our Environmental Action Committee, reports that the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works will convene a hearing tomorrow, Wednesday, September 20th, to discuss the nomination of Michael Dourson for Assistant Administrator of Toxic Substances at the EPA. Call your Senators immediately to urge them to oppose his nomination. Dourson is a darlin...
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Reject the Dirty Energy Bill

Call or write your Senators to urge them to vote NO to the Energy and Natural Resources Act of 2017 (S.1460) being pushed by Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Notwithstanding claims that it is “bipartisan” – Maria Cantwell (D-WA) has co- sponsored the bill introduced by Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) – the Act promotes fracking and methane hydrates, expands the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s authority to approve pipelines, and fails to even mention solar or wind power. Over 3...
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