In an effort to push back against these efforts and show that we support leaders who embrace and champion clean energy solutions to climate change, my organization – Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) – has joined forces with local as well as national organizations to launch an ad campaign of our own to say “thank you” to Senator Hagan for standing up for clean air and healthy families with the understanding that we can support our businesses and protect public health from dangerous air pollution; we don’t have to choose.
We thank Senator Hagan, and other Congressional champions, for holding polluters accountable and working to secure public health protections for all citizens. If you live in North Carolina, please call Senator Hagan’s office and thank her for standing up for clean air, clean energy policies and climate action!
This is why I say, Fossil fuel corporations and their wealthy benefactors are not only polluting our air, and disrupting our climate, they are polluting our politics.
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it. – Upton Sinclair
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