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Will Senate Water Down Environmental Protections While the Midwest Floods?

4/30/2013 // By Robyn Fischer

After the Midwest experienced drought during the past several months  and now the April showers are bringing May floods. Last week the Mississippi River crested five and a half feet above the flood stage in St. Louis, MO and will […] Read more >

The King and the President meet in 1970.  Months before, Mr. Nixon signed the bipartisan National Environmental Policy Act into law.  For decades it's helped save important and special places, including hallowed ground for Elvis fans.  Image from archives.gov.

Congress’ Latest Attack on the Environment Ensnares Elvis

6/24/2012 // By Tony Iallonardo

  Last year, Congress voted 191 times against the environment.  This year isn’t likely to be any better. It wasn’t always like that.  Since 1970, we’ve had a bipartisan law that requires federal agencies to conduct comprehensive assessments of the […] Read more >