14 Feb '12, 5pm

Green Groups Send Half-Million+ Keystone XL Anti-Valentines to Congress

Press contact: Elizabeth Heyd, [email protected], 202-289-2424 If you are not a member of the press, please write to us at [email protected] or see our contact page Green Groups Send Half-Million+ Keystone XL Anti-Valentines to Congress WASHINGTON (February 14, 2012) – Green groups have exceeded their goal to generate a half million messages opposing the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. The messages oppose a Senate effort to overrule the President’s denial of the controversial Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. The goal was eclipsed in the first six hours of what was to be a 24-hour challenge; more than 670,000 messages have been sent as of this morning with hours still to go in the effort. Following is a statement from Susan Casey-Lefkowitz, director, NRDC’s International Program: ``It's time for lawmakers to start heeding people across the country who are saying no to this Big ...

Full article: http://www.nrdc.org/media/2012/120214.asp

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