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Pennsylvanians Protest Rep. Thompson's Anti-Environmental Votes

Public Backlash Intensifies Against Polluter Bailout Bill

2/27/2011 // By Jeremy Symons

Oil companies and other polluters have once again convinced a new crop of political leaders to take a crowbar to the nation’s environmental laws and try to wedge open a few new loopholes. It first happened in 1995.  Congress’ attack on the […] Read more >

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Taking It To The Streets

2/25/2011 // By Danielle Korpalski

NWF and Ohio clean air advocates from across the state gathered outside the Columbus, Ohio office of Congressman Steve Stivers this week to protest his recent vote to decimate the Environmental Protection Agency and expose Ohioans and wildlife to higher […] Read more >

Pennsylvania residents gather outside of Rep. Glenn Thompson's district office Wednesday to denounce his votes against environmental protection.

Citizens Protest Rep. Thompson’s Vote for Polluters

2/25/2011 // By Jenny Kordick

Pennsylvania Constituents Demand Clean Air and Water Pennsylvania residents gathered outside of Representative Glenn Thompson’s district office in Bellefonte on Wednesday, showing him not to forget his constituents back home who value clean air, clean water, and clean energy. Thompson voted […] Read more >

The House budget is an unprecendent attack on the environment and public health. (Image courtesy of www.treehugger.com)

Climate Capsule: EPA, Climate Protection Under Attack

2/23/2011 // By George Ho

This will be my last edition of the Capsule! I want to say thanks so much for reading for the past 11 months, and to keep looking to National Wildlife Federation and the Climate Capsule to keep you up-to-date on […] Read more >

The House budget is an unprecendent attack on the environment and public health. (Image courtesy of www.treehugger.com)

House Seeks to Gag, Handcuff, and Eliminate Action on Climate Change

2/22/2011 // By Joe Mendelson

Last week, the House of Representatives completed work on a bill known as a H.R. 1, a Continuing Resolution (CR) designed to make sure the U.S. government stays open for business for the rest of the 2011 fiscal year.  Instead […] Read more >

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Earmarks Give Way to Oilmarks in GOP Spending Bill

2/20/2011 // By Jeremy Symons

White House Remains Silent on Clean Air, Clean Water Attacks The new GOP majority in Congress promised to reduce the deficit, but failed to mention they would give polluters free reign to replace Pork Barrel spending with Oil Barrel favors.  In a week-long marathon […] Read more >

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Still Waters Run Deep, Budget Cuts Run Deeper

2/16/2011 // By Mekell Mikell

Still waters run deep, but congressional budget cuts run even deeper. The continuing resolution put forward by the majority in the House of Representatives will gut regional programs designed to protect and restore our nation’s great waters. These programs create […] Read more >

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Climate Capsule Week of February 14th

2/15/2011 // By George Ho

Welcome to the redesigned and online Climate Capsule, National Wildlife Federation’s weekly climate change newsletter! I look forward to any suggestions and feedback about the new look and feel, which aims to make catching up on global warming news faster, […] Read more >

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