Fracking

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. […]

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 […]

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HB 191 Sails Through The House With 73-45 Vote,  Public Health Amendments RejectedThis past Wednesday, the Florida House approved a controversial bill to expand fracking throughout the state and preempt local communities from implementing bans or moratoriums on the extreme practice. Eviscerating the right of local jurisdictions to block fracking is contentious and unprecedented in itself, but it was some […]

This has been a hard message to write. We’ve all watched in horror as the Flint water crisis played out. We’ve been horrified, outraged, and demanded action. Now we’re faced with a really gut-wrenching choice: Whether or not to back an amendment to a truly dirty Senate Energy bill that does a truly virtuous thing by fixing Flint’s Pipes. I’m forced […]

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Florida is going to be one of the most important states to watch in 2016. There are a slew of bills being considered in the State Assembly that, depending on if they pass or not, could have major implications for Florida’s future climate, water quality and public health. House Bill (HB) 191 and Senate Bill (SB) 318 would not only expand fracking […]