09 Oct '17, 3pm

Sierra Club statement: Repealing the Clean Power Plan Will Threaten Thousands of Lives

With this news, Donald Trump and Scott Pruitt will go down in infamy for launching one of the most egregious attacks ever on public health, our climate, and the safety of every community in the United States. The damage caused by Trump’s willful ignorance will now have myriads of human faces, because he’s proposing to throw out a plan that would prevent thousands of premature deaths and tens of thousands of childhood asthma attacks every year. As the climate crisis has made storms like Harvey, Irma, and Maria exponentially worse, Trump’s decision to attack climate action through this expected repeal is exponentially more dangerous for our families. By repealing the Clean Power Plan, the Trump Administration will throw out an affordable, flexible, and life-saving plan to cut dangerous carbon pollution from power plants, giving the fossil fuel industry a free pass to keep po...

Full article: http://sierraclub.org/press-releases/2017/10/repealing-cl...

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EPA Announces It Will Repeal Clean Power Plan

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e360.yale.edu 09 Oct '17, 5pm

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nrdc.org 09 Oct '17, 9pm

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epa.gov 10 Oct '17, 5pm

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edf.org 09 Oct '17, 11pm

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