climate change

Last week I delivered 100,000 petition signatures to the Democratic National Committee with friends from Color of Change, Daily Kos, Climate Hawks Vote, Friends of the Earth, Honor the Earth and the HBCU Climate Change Initiative. I must admit that I was skeptical. Even after we spoke with the DNC’s Deputy Communications Manager, who gave us assurances that Flint was not […]
#DemDebate Flint

Sunday’s #DemDebate in Flint was a Big deal. CNN’s Anderson Cooper, backed up by Dana Bash and Don Lemon did a great job asking questions on #JusticeforFlint, #ClimateJustice and more. Check it all out below and read Anthony’s recap here.Earlier this week we delivered nearly 100,000 signatures to the Democratic National Committee and CNN asking them to focus the Flint Debate solely on racial […]
#GOPDebate Detroit

The Super Tuesday elections are still sending shockwaves through the Presidential Primary field, and the next #GOPDebate is in Michigan before the dust settles. The debate starts at 9 p.m. Eastern on Fox news, and you can watch right here with us!Chris Wallace, Bret Baier, and Megyn Kelly will return as moderators tonight, but the field is far from settled. […]

Charleston, SC – As local residents continue to await a final Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) plan for five-year oil and gas leasing off the coast of South Carolina and other Southeastern states, Environmental Action took out a full page ad today to show again their disapproval of drilling and seismic testing on the continental shelf.“South Carolina has abundant opportunities […]

Hillary Clinton has a new plan for fracked gas in America entitled, “Hillary Clinton’s Plan for Ensuring Safe and Responsible Natural Gas Production,” and it isn’t good. Increased extraction and use of a fossil fuel that’s known for it’s epic, months-long leaks and is 80 times more potent a global warming pollutant than Carbon Dioxide isn’t leadership, it’s a climate catastrophe. And it highlights the […]

The next #GOPDebate is  Saturday February 13 at 9 p.m. Eastern in Greenville, South Carolina. It will be moderated by CBS News’ John Dickerson, Major Garrett & Kimberley StrasselThe six remaining major GOP presidential candidates have all qualified: Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush, Ben Carson and John Kasich have been invited to participate after New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Carly Fiorina dropped out […]
#DemDebate

The two remaining Democrats — Hillary Clinton who narrowly won Iowa’s caucuses while Sen. Bernie Sanders won big in New Hampshire — will meet for another #DemDebate tonight at 9 Eastern on PBS.This will be the sixth time the two debate, this time in Milwaukee, but the first time we see PBS Newshour’s Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff moderate. Bother are frequent twitter users and the debate is […]

The presidential election to succeed President Obama kept rolling last night as New Hampshire held the nation’s first primary for both major parties. The results were profound with both winners commanding victory margins of 20 points or more. But underneath all of the excitement and fervor of the election was potentially more pressing news that the Supreme Court of the […]

ABC News will hold the last #GOPDebate  Saturday night, Feb. 6, at 8 p.m. ET in Manchester, New Hampshire. It will be moderated by “World News Tonight” anchor David Muir and Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz.On the stage will be Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz, Sen. Marco Rubio, Dr. Ben Carson, former Gov. Jeb Bush, Gov. Chris Christie and Gov. John Kasich. […]

With the field pared down to two Democratic presidential candidates, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders square off Thursday night for a final head-to-head #DemDebate on MSNBC before the first primary (not caucus) in the nation is held in New Hampshire.The debate, set for the University of New Hampshire in Durham, begins at 9 p.m. […]