National Publications

Stranglehold: Oil and Gas Money is Choking Our Democracy

Stranglehold: Oil and Gas Money is Choking Our Democracy

August 23, 2017

Americans should understand the goal of the oil and gas industry: drill, extract, and burn all the oil and gas resources it can acquire. The business plan is to burn it all.Stranglehold: Oil and Gas Money is Choking Our Democracy

Letter to the Senate: Reject the 45Q Extender in Spending Bills

February 6, 2018

On behalf of our millions of members, we write to express our opposition to Section 402 of the Senate tax extenders bill, which expands Section 45Q tax credits for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) while simultaneously removing environmental protections.

RE: 70+ groups oppose attacks on clean water safeguards in spending legislation for FY18

January 24, 2018

Our organizations, along with our millions of members and supporters, urge you to oppose the inclusions of damaging ideological riders in any final spending legislation for Fiscal Year 2018, including those that attack much needed clean water protections.

Joint letter to oppose Senate tax legislation

November 16, 2017

On behalf of our millions of members and activists, we write to urge you to oppose the Republican leadership’s tax legislation. This plan would lavish huge tax cuts to the richest 1% and corporate polluters that are destined to be paid for by the health and environmental well- being of communities across the country.

Carbon Dioxide Enhanced Oil Recovery (CO2-EOR)

November 14, 2017

CO2-EOR presents risks to groundwater, the surface environment, and the health of communities living near oil fields.

 

Opposition to the Nomination of Kathleen Hartnett White as Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality

November 7, 2017

November 7, 2017

The Honorable John Barrasso Chairman

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works United States Senate

Washington, DC 20510