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Celebrate the Victory and Help Us Keep Going: Thank President Obama for Vetoing KXL! ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, environment, pollution, Big Oil, President Obama, Keystone XL Pipeline, veto, good news, ethics, news, politics, government )

Carrie
- 86 days ago - action.foe.org
Six years ago, many said KXL was a done deal. But thanks in large part to years of pressure from people like you, today President Obama stood up to the Big Polluters. Thank President Obama for vetoing KXL and tell him to reject it once and for all!
Workers Sickened By Pesticides! PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: protection, pesticides, pollution, healthconditions, humans, government, environment, safety, society, rights, politics, interesting, law, news, crime, culture, risks, business, americans, corporate, dishonesty )

Robert
- 86 days ago - action.ufw.org
They noticed a bad smell, began to feel sick & later found that this field was sprayed with toxic pesticides. It frightens me that no one even told them to keep out of the orchard like the law says.
Urge the EPA to Finalize a Strong Power Plant Rule to Reduce Global Warming Emissions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: global warming, power plant emissions, U.S., EPA, climate-change, habitat destruction, humans, CO2emissions, healthconditions, pollution )

Carrie
- 194 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently proposed rules that would limit the carbon pollution from power plants--the largest source of global warming emissions in the United States.
Stop Big Polluters From Buying Our Elections ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: healthconditions, protection, politics, pollution, destruction, environment, ethics, government, politics, corruption )

Beverly
- 217 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Chemical companies have harmed the health of our families and our environment for too long, and since the Citizens United ruling, they have been exploiting our political system as well by undermining environmental safeguards.
Sign the Petition: Google Must Stop Funding Climate Change Deniers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: climate-change, environment, globalwarming, healthconditions, politics, pollution, protection, government, ethics, politics )

Beverly
- 230 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Sign the petition demanding that Google put its money where its mouth is. Stop funding climate change deniers.
TAKE ACTION: Support the EPA's First-Ever Limits on Carbon Pollution From Power Plants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: climate, climatechange, CO2emissions, environment, government, healthconditions, protection, pollution, politics, politics )

Beverly
- 231 days ago - dailykos.com
The Environmental Protection Agency is working to limit carbon pollution from existing power plants. Sign the petition by Daily Kos and the Natural Resources Defense Council in telling the EPA you support these first-ever limits on carbon pollution!
BP Wins Big in the Offshore Drilling Lease Auction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: BP Oil, BP Auction Wins, BIG OIL COPANIES, Pollution, Offshore, Gulf of Mexico, abuse, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, news, obama, propaganda )

Betsy
- 267 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
For all of his administration's tough talk on protecting our environment, President Obama doesn't seem to have any problem increasing the nation's dependence on dirty energy.
US Navy Sailors Sue TEPCO Over Cluster-Fukushima Snafu
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, politics, raditation exposure, protection, prevention, treatment, illness, healthconditions, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 514 days ago - popularresistance.org
The Aircraft Carrier Ronald Reagan is nuclear powered. Radiation detection equipment did not pick up on this?? Why have these sailors and marines medical records been removed from permanent tracking.
GOP Trying to WIPE OUT the Endangered Species Act!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP, Teaparty, republicans, government, ethics, crime, congress, lies, animals, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, trees, nature, politics, pollution, water, science, government, destruction, climate, forests, ecosystems, endangered, environ )

Roxy
- 543 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Tea Party senators introduced a bill this week that would effectively end the protection of most endangered species in the United States! Senate Bill 1731, introduced by Tea Party Sens. Rand Paul, Mike Lee and Dean Heller, would end protections
Clueless To Crisis In Our Environment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: environment, Florida, clean water, pollution, sugar, Rick Scott, politics, elections, ethics, corruption )

Carrie
- 631 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Florida's Governor Clueless showed up the other day for a photo-op at the St. Lucie Lock and Dam.The mission was to display concern over the billions of gallons of cruddy water being dumped from Lake Okeechobee into the St. Lucie River, a criminal act...
Wisconsin DNR Declares Ojibwa Harvest Camp Illegal, Moves to Shut It Down
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ojibwa, Tribal, rights, wildlife, protection, environment, Governor Walker, destruction, animals, pollution, water, corruption, activists, abuse, sadness, government, humans, violence, usa, politics, dishonesty, law, ethics, crime, freedoms, Govtfearmongering )

Roxy
- 663 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Here was the motion made by Scott Erickson, supported by Bill Thomas. With regard to the harvest camp, in light of the failure to obtain proper permits to occupy County Forest the Committee recommends that the County Board authorize pursuit of criminal
Learn From Past! October 1, 2010: Runoff From Old Mines Raises Fears!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Mining, pollution, science, wildlife, research, politics, habitatdestruction, water, environment, destruction, animals, globalwarming, conservation, healthconditions, humans, habitat, ecosystems, trees, protection, forests, endangered, crime, dishonesty, e )

Roxy
- 664 days ago - startribune.com
Environmental groups have found high concentrations of metals leaching into streams and wetlands from two long-closed sources: one old test mine and one abandoned mine. The pollution runs off waste rock excavated decades ago and piled at the sites
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 )

JL
- 685 days ago - action.citizen.org
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 )

JL
- 739 days ago - secure2.convio.net
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
Sanders-Boxer Climate Legislation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, energy, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, greenhousegases, nature, protection, pollution, research, weather, americans, abuse, congress, ethics, media, usa, politics )

JL
- 814 days ago - bernie.org
A major focus of this legislation is a price on carbon and methane emissions.This fee on the largest fossil-fuel polluters affects fewer than 3,000 entities nationwide but covers 85% of the greenhouse gas emissions in the US, according to the Congression
 

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