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US Politics & Gov't

Farm Bill's Roots in Old Laws Should Be Sustained
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: family, health, farming, organic, prevention, ecosystems, SNAP, history, habitat, healthconditions, Sustainabililty )

- 855 days ago -
Farm policymakers and lobbyists have made careers out of understanding convoluted permanent agricultural laws for decades, but as a larger public has become interested in the farm bill this year, confusion has abounded about what is permanent and what...
Take Action:Tell Obama to Appoint a Climate Czar
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, politics, congress, usa, climate-change, climatechange, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, weather, Sustainabililty, research, pollution, politics, nature )

- 873 days ago -
Sign Petition Urging Obama to Designate a New Advisor on Climate Change The next signal to solidify action on climate change by the administration is for the president to fill an office that has been vacant for more than two years.It's time for a new cl
Take Action: Tell Congress to Keep the Corps in Check
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, nature, habitatdestruction, government, protection, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, wildlife, trees, water, congress, propaganda, usa, abuse, americ )

- 927 days ago -
This week the Senate is debating a bill that would weaken that environmental review process & make it easier for the Corps to do damage to rivers. Senators Tom Udall (NM) and Ben Cardin (MD) are trying to improve the bill. Help make sure they succeed by
JUST UNVEILED: Be the First to Find Out How Your Members of Congress Measured Up in LCV's 2012 National Environmental Scorecard
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, globalwarming, government, green, greenhousegases, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions )

- 1008 days ago -
Find out where your members of Congress stood on the most important environmental votes of the year. Explore LCV's 2012 National Environmental Scorecard on our new website here Take Action popup at site
Tell Congress: Extend the Wind Tax Credits! ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: wind energy, tax credit, Romney, environment, ecosystems, energy, Koch Brothers, ExxonMobil, Boehner, republicans, government, Sustainabililty )

- 1138 days ago -
More than 37,000 jobs are at stake if Congress fails to act by December 31st. Don't let anti-environmental, anti-clean energy ideologues block progress on clean energy.
The Biotech Goliath Roars: Monsanto's Gang Dumps $25 Million Into NO on 37 Campaign to Label GMOs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gmo labeling, environment, 37 campaign, ecosystems, gmo, nature, healthconditions, habitat, Sustainabililty, family, health, food, disease )

- 1193 days ago -
Other large donors to the YES on 37 campaign so far include Nature's Path, Dr. Bronner's, Lundberg Family Farms, Eden Foods, and Organic Valley, leading brands in the organic industry.
Got Five Minutes for the Farm Bill? ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, ethics, habitatdestruction, Farm Bill, environment, Sustainabililty )

- 1260 days ago -
5 years. That's how often the farm bill comes around. 5 minutes. That's all it takes to speak out for reform. A lifetime. That's the kind of impact you'll have.
Fight Over Genetically Engineered Crops on Calif. Ballot
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, usa, politics, media, California vote on genetically engineere, Sustainabililty, green, greenliving, greenproducts, eco-friendly, food )

- 1261 days ago -
A high-stakes food fight in California is getting more heated. A proposal to require labeling of foods with genetically engineered ingredients has qualified to appear on the state ballot Nov. 6.
Are YOUR Children Safe at School?! --Asbestos Found in School Science Kits ||| Ban Asbestos Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prevention, cancer, children, disease, health, risks, protection, warning, environment, greenliving, Sustainabililty, healthcare )

- 1379 days ago -
We are still importing tons of toxic chemicals, including Asbestos, and exposing ourselves to these unnecessary carcinogens. I fear that our children will still be dealing with the effects of toxic and carcinogenic chemicals 50 years from now.
Solar Roadways
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: climate, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, GoodNews, greenhousegases, humans, pollution, politics, research, Sustainabililty, science, suffering, world, americans, economy, ethics, freedoms, news, socialsecurity, terrorism )

- 2118 days ago -
Solar Roadways could produce over three times the electricity that we currently use in the United States. Just one of many problems this new system would solve. Call or write your representative and the President.
Care2 Member Running for Congress!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rebecca Schneider, Congress, Candidate, environment, animals, politics, Constitution, elections, freedoms, economy, pets, women, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', GoodNews, Sustainabililty, wildlife, conservation )

- 2154 days ago -
Care2 member, Rebecca Schneider is running for Congress again to defeat the biggest NO vote in Washington - Jeff Flake. She stands for all the positive things he consistently votes against: helping families, children, women, veterans & small business.
Make Sure Your Representative Helps Historic Public Lands Protections Become Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, vote, politics, animals, globalwarming, forests, Sustainabililty )

- 2444 days ago -
On March 11, 2009, the U.S. House failed to pass the Omnibus Public Lands Management Act, Despite the failed outcome of last week's vote, in the coming days the U.S. House will have another opportunity to pass these historic protections.
Bush Administration's Abandonment of the Polar Bear Is Cruel and Illegal.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: globalwarming, wildlife, endangered, bush, americans, cover-up, Sustainabililty, habitat )

- 2736 days ago -
The Bush plan will NOT help save the polar bear from extinction -- because it refuses to crack down on global warming polluters and will do nothing to stop Big Oil's invasion of polar bear habitat. Various ways to take action..
Let U.S. Farmers Grow Industrial Hemp
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, green, pollution, Sustainabililty, americans, government, Govtfearmongering, freedoms, lies, propaganda, hemp )

- 2796 days ago -
The Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2007 would finally allow the states that have passed pro-hemp legislation or resolutions or where farm groups have advocated for a return to industrial hemp farming to choose whether or not to let farmers grow industrial

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