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Senator Markey (D-MA) and the Wheel of Giveaways. Screenshot from CSPAN

Big polluters and their friends in Congress are pushing an extreme agenda to rollback vital laws, regulations, and funding that protect clean water, reduce air pollution, and fight climate change.

Lake Winnebago - EPA Documerica Series

Tell your U.S. Senators and Representative to protect funding for clean air and water. Don’t gut vital protections!

Oil and Gas Money is Choking out Democracy

The oil and gas industry, aided by the erosion of campaign finance laws and nearly boundless lobbying budgets, asserts enormous influence over legislative processes in real time while also enjoying legacy influence in regulatory frame- works. The results can be devastating to the health of the environment and the public.

McConway and Torley West Baghouse

The McConway and Torley Steel Foundry in Lawrenceville is one of the worst polluters in Allegheny County. Tell ACHD no more excuses, issue a permit now that factors in the needs of the community not the company.

photo: water treatment plant, shutterstock.com

Act now, by contacting your State House representative and State Senator and urging them to take a stand for water by investing in updating and replacing our crumbling water infrastructure!

Solar installation. Photo credit :gyn9037 / Shutterstock

Every three years, Connecticut examines and adjusts our energy policy to make sure it is serving our best interests.  But the draft Comprehensive Energy Strategy (CES) for 2018-20, released in July, misses too many opportunities. 

Join Clean Water Action in calling for a stronger CES, one that includes a specific road map to a renewable future. 

Here are just two of the opportunities we cannot afford to miss. 

graphic: Lead Service Line Replacement Collaborative

The only way to eliminate lead from our drinking water is to replace the lead pipes that deliver water to our households. Take action today.

Best Buy / photo: flickr.com/jeepersmedia (CC BY 2.0)

Thank Best Buy for their advances in tackling toxic chemicals and encourage them to continue this progress.

Allegheny River, Pittsburgh skyline. photo: Clean Water Action

Tell Mayor Peduto to make an investment into our communities by helping to fund strategic green infrastructure projects.