The Water Supply Permitting Coordination Act is just one strike in an ongoing, desperate struggle over who gets water in a Southwest that’s increasingly parched and baked as climate change accelerates. It’s a mean-spirited piece of legislation that fails to address the underlying problem.
If one of these Democrats is your U.S. Representative, give his office a phone call today to let him know what you think of allowing mining corporations to get away with poisoning the American people – and then sending us the bill.
On January 5, 2017, every Republican member of Congress from Michgan voted to block attempts to protect Michigan’s children from lead contamination in their drinking water. After the massive lead poisoning inflicted on the state of Michigan by Republican Governor Rick Snyder, how can Michigan parents look their kids in the eye and say they voted Republican?