This week marks the fourth year the Obama administration has been quietly negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement with a dozen nations behind closed doors.
Montana Senator Max Baucus and other Congressional leaders marked the anniversary by signing off on a backroom “Fast Track” plan that would set up special rules to push the secret TPP trade deal through Congress in January. Under Fast Track, the White House can put the trade agreement before Congress for an up-or-down vote with limited debate and no amendments, making it very hard to stop.
Tell Congress to oppose Fast Track legislation and demand that TPP texts be made public.
Urge Congress to keep Country-Of-Origin Labels for American consumers and producers. Take action here.
A new report by WORC shows how regulatory systems are failing to protect residents and communities from the harmful effects of oil and gas development.
Watered Down identifies and examines the dangers to water quality posed by oil and gas production in Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming.
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Last year, wind energy was the top source of new U.S. electricity generation for the first time, providing clean, secure, homegrown energy and tens of thousands of good jobs.
This growth is in jeopardy, however, if Congress does not extend the Wind Production Tax Credit by Dec. 31.
Send a message urging your Senators to extend the Wind Production Tax Credit.
Western Native Voice advances Native American empowerment through voter registration and civic participation and promote progressive policies that improve the health and well-being of Native Americans. WNV is seeking an Executive Director to manage operations and coordinate strategic planning. More information is available on the WNV website.
Add your name to petition urging President Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency to reopen investigations of water contamination by fracking.
A snapshot of residents defending their water, land, communities, and families from the harmful effects of booming oil drilling in the Bakken region of northwest North Dakota.
drilling and hydraulic fracturing daily.
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