The League sent letters to Senators Warner of Virginia and Chambliss of Georgia on their efforts to develop a consensus approach to solving our nation’s fiscal problems.

The League and coalition partners sent a letter to Senators urging them to oppose legislation that would dismantle the Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to address life-threatening pollution.

League President Elisabeth MacNamara sent a letter to the House of Representatives urging members to oppose legislation that would gut the Clean Air Act and overturn a Supreme Court decision by preventing EPA from regulating greenhouse gases.

The League and coalition partners sent a letter to House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman urging them to oppose legislation that would dismantle the Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to address life-threatening carbon dioxide and other pollution.

NEW EPA EMISSIONS STANDARDS FOR MERCURY AND OTHER AIR TOXICS WILL SAVE LIVES

March 16, 2011-Washington, DC:   In response to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) announcement today of its proposed Mercury and Air Toxics Standard, 13 leading public health and environmental advocacy groups released the following statement:

NEW EPA EMISSIONS STANDARDS FOR MERCURY AND OTHER AIR TOXICS WILL SAVE LIVES

March 16, 2011-Washington, DC:   In response to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) announcement today of its proposed Mercury and Air Toxics Standard, 13 leading public health and environmental advocacy groups released the following statement:

The League and coalition partners sent a letter to the President expressing concern about the dysfunctional Federal Election Commission.

Letters on the Clean Air Act

Below is a list of letters to the editor that have been published in newspapers across the country.  The letters urge continued support of the Clean Air Act.  The list is alphabetical by state and then League.  For those newspapers that require a subscription a link was not included.

California

Claremont Courier - LWV Claremont Area

Mercury News - LWV San Jose-Santa Clara

Letters on the Clean Air Act

Below is a list of letters to the editor that have been published in newspapers across the country.  The letters urge continued support of the Clean Air Act.  The list is alphabetical by state and then League.  For those newspapers that require a subscription a link was not included.

California

Mercury News - LWV San Jose-Santa Clara

The League sent a letter to leaders of the Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee in the Senate urging them to support appropriations for international investments to address the causes and consequences of a changing climate.

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