172,767 people in Illinois have called for climate action

President Obama and the EPA have announced carbon pollution standards for all existing power plants in America.

Will you join others around the country in saying you believe we must protect our children and future generations from climate change?

Tell the President and the EPA that you support strong carbon pollution standards.

"I strongly support the EPA's effort to limit carbon pollution from all power plants."

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Climate and Progressive Groups’ Leaders Statement on the Finalization of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan

August 3, 2015 - Washington, DC: Leaders of several groups fighting for action on climate change released the following joint statement in reaction to the ...

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Organizations Make the Call for Climate Action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lauren Gleason July 30, 2015 703/855-4176 lgleason@cacampaign.com July 30th marks a national day of action on climate change supported by hundreds ...

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8 Million Comments Supporting Action on Climate Change

As the public comment period on the Clean Power Plan came to a close today, National groups supporting climate action hand delivered the “8 millionth” ...

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Worst Class on Climate Change

"Today's top story – the returning Congress is one of the worst classes in history on climate change." With Congress back in session and climate ...

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EPA Adminstrator McCarthy Headlines Google+ Hangout

Voces Verdes, an independent coalition of Latino business leaders in the public health sector, streamed a Google+ Hangout webcast featuring EPA Administrator, Gina McCarthy on ...

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Leaders in Chicago Call on Congress to #ActOnClimate

Lake Michigan is seeing the effects of climate change and Chicago is taking notice. At an event held at Shedd Aquarium this week, Congressman Mike ...

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