08 Apr '11, 3pm

Is your congressman accepting polluted money? #cleanair #dirtysecrets

This week, many US Senators and Representatives cast votes for polluter-driven proposals that put public health at risk by preventing, weakening, or stalling action under the Clean Air Act to reduce dangerous carbon pollution emitted by our nation’s biggest polluters. As I wrote earlier this week , these votes pitted polluters against … well, the rest of us. And one of the clearest consequences of these votes – were they to become law- would be to make the nation’s asthma epidemic worse, as the National Association of School Nurses, the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments and Health Care Without Harm told us this week . Now a new website from a coalition of environmental groups (including NRDC) makes it easy to find out who voted for polluters or public health. But it goes further, by looking at how much money each of the “Dirty Air Politicians” who voted for pollu...

Full article: http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/paltman/dirty_secrets_a...

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