The League supports legislation that seeks to protect our country from the physical, economic and public health effects of climate change while also providing pathways to economic prosperity.
“We were disappointed that the President failed to mention climate change as one of the causes of extreme weather," said President MacNamara.
The League will be cosponsoring a briefing for U.S. House members and their staff on the Clean Air Act and climate change on May 20, 2013.
On May 7, 2013 the League offered comments to the Environmental Protection Agency's Science Advisory Board on the study of the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing on drinking water resources.
This blog post is written by Linda Duckworth, President of the League of Women Voters of Nebraska
Early this month, we were proud to help launch the anti-Keystone coalition, “All Risk, No Reward.” The coalition, which includes the League of Women Voters and other state and national environmental rights groups, aims to educate the publi
The League joined partners in signing onto a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives opposing H.R. 3, legislation that would allow the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline without first receiving a permit.
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