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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand Up to Big Oil: Refinery Towns Need A Sheriff

Environment  (tags: pollution, energy, Big Oil, need for regulation, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, healthconditions, protection, science, nature )

- 492 days ago -
Millions of people live in the shadow of oil refineries and are forced to breathe air that sickens and kills--especially our vulnerable children.

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AniMae C. (480)
Monday July 21, 2014, 3:43 am
We sincerely appreciate your efforts on behalf of the environment and public health.

Thanx Cal

Past Member (0)
Monday July 21, 2014, 4:11 am
Thank you for taking action!

Ondine J. (131)
Monday July 21, 2014, 4:50 am
Noted and signed, thanks Cal

Marianne R. (111)
Monday July 21, 2014, 5:39 am
Noted and siigned

Nicole W. (649)
Monday July 21, 2014, 6:27 am
We sincerely appreciate your efforts on behalf of the environment and public health.

Natasha Salgado (672)
Monday July 21, 2014, 7:46 am
Done-thx Cal

Barbara V. (204)
Monday July 21, 2014, 7:46 am
Signed & Noted, Thank you

Sue H. (6)
Monday July 21, 2014, 8:01 am
Noted and signed, thanks.

Mary T. (339)
Monday July 21, 2014, 8:14 am
Thank you Cal - signed and noted

Giana Peranio-Paz (406)
Monday July 21, 2014, 9:08 am
Noted and signed, thanks Cal.

Dandelion G. (386)
Monday July 21, 2014, 9:42 am
Signed of coarse. Until people vote in true environmentalist our elected officials will keep voting on the side of this fossil fuel continuation. Between trail derailments, broken pipes, oil well explosions, and foul air this will be a living nightmare for us with no end in sight until either we kill ourselves off completely or the fuel runs out, and maybe a few humans may of survived.

Slava R. (1311)
Monday July 21, 2014, 10:54 am
s & n thx

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Mandi T. (441)
Monday July 21, 2014, 12:34 pm
Your message has been sent--thank you for taking action!

Heidi Wood (16)
Monday July 21, 2014, 12:39 pm
In a residential area and a block up from me there is radio tower right behind it there is a fracking that puffing out black smoke.

Dave C. (237)
Monday July 21, 2014, 12:40 pm

Ana MESNER (215)
Monday July 21, 2014, 1:00 pm

Thanks Cal

Ruth L. (329)
Monday July 21, 2014, 1:04 pm
Signed/noted. Thanks Cal

Kenneth Davies (0)
Monday July 21, 2014, 1:52 pm

Joanne Dixon (37)
Monday July 21, 2014, 3:32 pm
I could use a sheriff myself; I live in the blast zone. But, of course, that is a "maybe" and people who are breathing and drinking poison are a "for sure." So they need one first. Heidi, I'm so sorry you have to suffer that. It makes me ashamed of our state.

Krista Slavin (215)
Monday July 21, 2014, 3:35 pm
Signed and noted

Ellen Kent (0)
Monday July 21, 2014, 3:39 pm

Autumn Away S. (151)
Monday July 21, 2014, 4:24 pm

Sharon Wood (17)
Monday July 21, 2014, 5:04 pm
Signed Cal. Joanne, that smell was horrendous for hours. I can't believe the city of Greeley allowing much more, it smells whose than Swift Meat Packing plant does. And it does get bad.

You know how the "old" auto repair shops had smelled? Of grease, oil, and gas, that's how it smelled.

Theresa Robinson (79)
Monday July 21, 2014, 5:10 pm

Mike H. (245)
Monday July 21, 2014, 6:58 pm
Gladly signed

Vesper B. (0)
Monday July 21, 2014, 7:22 pm

Allen O. (200)
Monday July 21, 2014, 7:43 pm
Thanks Cal - Signed and Noted

Dan Nickerson (180)
Monday July 21, 2014, 7:43 pm
Petition signed and article noted.

aj E. (162)
Monday July 21, 2014, 8:21 pm

S J. (128)
Monday July 21, 2014, 8:21 pm
done, thanks Cal

Alexandra Rodda (180)
Monday July 21, 2014, 9:12 pm
Could not sign as not American. when will people realize that there are no more excuses for "Big Oil". We can have clean energy and electric cars which now truly can do the job. All that is lacking is the political will to do it.

. (0)
Monday July 21, 2014, 9:14 pm
N & S. Thanks Cal

Dianne D. (477)
Monday July 21, 2014, 9:36 pm

Rhonda B. (55)
Monday July 21, 2014, 11:10 pm
S&N. Thks, Cal.

Dogan Ozkan (2)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 12:59 am
noted and signed

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 1:40 am
The insatiable thirst for oil continues to invade everyone's lives.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 2:56 am
Signed and noted

Aaron Bouchard (159)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 3:15 am
signed and noted thanks

Maria Mohoric (46)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 5:00 am
ty for taking action

Fi T. (18)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 5:19 am
We can't exploit our homeland non-stop

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 6:25 am
S+N Big Oil really needs to be brought down to size

Katherine May Williams (0)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 6:57 am

. (0)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 7:48 am
thanks Cal

Colette Dodds (31)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 9:38 am
Happy to sign

Emma S. (238)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 11:01 am
Done! Thanks, Cal.

Autumn Brook (25)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 12:00 pm
Definitely Signed and commented . America dance in the streets Portland Maine with many Maine environmental groups and sister states joined since 2009 to keep Tar Sands out of our Casco Bay (Canadian KXL threat)On July 21,2014 Portland City Town Councl votd 6-1 to pass the "Clear Skies Ordiance" which will protect South Portland residents and evironment from toxic air pollution and other impacts from loading tar sands crude oil onto tanker ships in the Casco Bay as a result of Citizen Power from PROTECT SOUTH PORTLAND which are the heart and soul of this victory. Nat Res Council of Maine and many Maine citizens and environmental groups rallied support in this historic victory. Happy Dance all across America Maine hears every citizen and State we are United against dirty oil/gas threats. Stay vigilant and be seen!

Elizabeth M. (68)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 6:43 pm
Absolutely signed and noted. Thank You Cal. Although I live in Canada, we have a CN rail line behind our property. For years there was not too much traffic on these lines, mostly shipping wheat and other crops, and lumber coming out of the North. One afternoon, while sitting on the patio I started counting oil cars - there were 90 + 2 propane cars, the rest being for crops. We now get trains coming through at a usual rate of 4 per day. There have been a few trains, derailed and spilling oil , one accident into Lake Wabamun. These in no way compare to some of the tragic accidents, but now it does cause some worry. Port Metro Vancouver is getting coal from Washington state, and railed in from the east, and now more oil is going by rail. Certainly hoping the Keystone never goes through!. Way to go Maine for all the people doing the right thing!!

Magdalena C. (108)
Wednesday July 23, 2014, 12:43 am
Done, thanks!

Sarah Markey (39)
Wednesday July 23, 2014, 2:47 am
I think free-energy exists.

Joe R. (190)
Wednesday July 23, 2014, 4:54 am
Thanks Cal. Signed and noted.

James Craigie (1)
Wednesday July 23, 2014, 4:57 am
Issue worthy of highlightin, thans for sharing it!

Renata Rodrigues (100)
Wednesday July 23, 2014, 11:36 am
Noted. Thanks for sharing.

Charlene Rush (79)
Thursday July 24, 2014, 10:13 pm
They get my vote.

Stella G. (359)
Friday July 25, 2014, 7:33 am
Purtroppo non un problema che si viene a verificare solo negli Stati Uniti. Spero che i governanti di tutto il mondo ne prendano atto e comincino a preoccuparsi della salute dei propri cittadini

Graziella Veri (0)
Sunday July 27, 2014, 6:27 am
liked noted and shared

Betty Kelly (4)
Monday July 28, 2014, 9:41 pm
Fossil Fuels must be replaced with Green Energy.

Jennifer H. (3)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 8:26 pm
More restrictions must be placed on all aspects of oil, fracking and coal including transportations,
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