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2015 Press Releases

3/27/2015 - Senate Leader Reid “A Giant” for Our Health and the Environment

3/27/2015 - White House Releases Ocean Policy Report

3/27/2015 - NRDC President: Mexico’s Climate Pledge Will Help Secure Global Agreement

3/27/2015 - NRDC: DOE’s Petroleum Council Dead Wrong on Arctic Drilling

3/26/2015 - NRDC: White House Antibiotics Plan Too Weak on Curbing Misuse of Drugs in Livestock

3/26/2015 - China’s Coal Cap Policy Will Increase Country’s Clean Energy Jobs

3/25/2015 - House Budget An Assault on Our Health and Environment

3/24/2015 - NRDC: GOP Launches “Brazen Bid” to Give Polluters Free Rein

3/24/2015 - NRDC Ads: Sens. Portman & Toomey Voted for Polluters over Climate Action

3/20/2015 - NRDC Statement on New Rules for Fracking on Federal Lands

3/19/2015 - Obama Takes New Actions to Curb Carbon Pollution

3/17/2015 - License Plates for Pollinators: Illinois General Assembly Mulls New License Plate to Fund Monarch “Butterfly Highways” Habitat Restoration

3/17/2015 - NRDC: Boxer Chemical Safety Bill a “Significant Improvement” Over Current Law

3/13/2015 - NRDC: Governor Snyder Outlines Bold Vision for Michigan’s Energy Future

3/13/2015 - Energy Efficiency Recommendations Could Save Missouri Multifamily Housing Owners and Occupants Millions

3/13/2015 - NRDC: New FEMA Requirements Will Better Prepare Communities for Climate Change Risks

3/12/2015 - NRDC: Oregon Advances Climate Leadership with Clean Fuels Program

3/12/2015 - NRDC: Boxer-Markey Bill Is Forward-Thinking Chemical Reform

3/12/2015 - State Polls Show Public Opposes GOP’s “Just Say No” Push on Climate

3/10/2015 - NRDC: Toxic Chemicals Bill Seriously Flawed; Its Shortcomings Must Be Addressed

3/6/2015 - Illinois Derailment Makes Bomb-train Risk Clear for Land of Lincoln

3/5/2015 - Scientists to Obama: Stop Controversial Sound Blasting Threatening Atlantic Whales, Fish

3/4/2015 - NRDC: Congress Shouldn’t Waste More Time on Keystone XL

3/4/2015 - McDonald’s to Have Chicken Raised Virtually Antibiotic-Free

2/27/2015 - NRDC Sues EPA to Force Action on Monarch Butterflies

2/26/2015 - China’s one-year ban on ivory imports is a big step forward – but more reform is needed

2/25/2015 - Chicago Petcoke: Big Announcements Mark Improvement, but Not an End to the Problem

2/25/2015 - Ballast Water Bill Would Open Coasts and Great Lakes to Invasive Species Assault

2/25/2015 - NRDC: California Climate Plan’s Auction Results Show Carbon Caps Move Us Toward a Cleaner Future

2/24/2015 - After Veto, President Should Reject the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline Once and For All

2/23/2015 - New Study: Rapid Ocean Acidification Threatens Coastal Economies in 15 States

2/19/2015 - Cleaner Electricity Will Be More Reliable, NRDC Expert Says

2/18/2015 - Praising Pullman: NRDC Supports New National Monument Designations

2/17/2015 - Groups Support FERC’s Role in Enabling a Cleaner, More Efficient Energy System

2/17/2015 - NRDC Statement on New York City Panel on Climate Change’s 2015 Report

2/16/2015 - City of Chicago Denies Petcoke Enclosure Delay Request

2/16/2015 - India’s New Clean Energy Goals Promise Up to One Million New Jobs

2/12/2015 - Clean Power Plan Poses No Problems for Electric Reliability, New Report Says

2/11/2015 - Atlantic Ocean Council Fails to Protect East Coast Coral Canyons

2/11/2015 - President Will Veto Congressional Keystone XL Interference Bill

2/11/2015 - Do It Faster and Cheaper: NRDC Response to Ameren’s Carbon Report

2/11/2015 - NRDC Welcomes Debate on Need to Curb Carbon Pollution, Combat Climate Change

2/11/2015 - Leading Scientists, Economists Urge Rejection of Keystone XL Pipeline

2/10/2015 - California Senate Climate Action Leadership Package a Welcome Step Forward

2/10/2015 - Groups Go To Court to Protect Blueback Herring from Extinction

2/10/2015 - Geoengineering: Research is Prudent, But No Substitute for Carbon Pollution Cuts

2/6/2015 - Interior Secretary Announces Drought Funds for Smart Water Investments

2/5/2015 - Environmental and Business Leaders, Illinois Lawmakers unveil goals of new Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition

2/5/2015 - Green Leaders Urge President to Ban Bee-Killing Insecticides

2/5/2015 - Bipartisan Poll: Pennsylvanians Embrace Clean Energy & Climate Action

2/4/2015 - House Again Votes to Weaken Health, Safety, Environmental Protections

2/3/2015 - NRDC’s Suh Urges Congress to Support Clean Water Proposal to Protect Drinking Supplies

2/3/2015 - NRDC Airline Scorecard: First-ever ranking of Airline Biofuel Use

2/3/2015 - Bipartisan Poll: Virginians Embrace Clean Energy & Climate Action

2/3/2015 - EPA Paves Way for President to Reject Keystone XL Pipeline

2/2/2015 - President's Budget is Important Step for Public Health, Environment

2/2/2015 - Report: Pump Primed for Three-Fold Growth in Clean, Alternative Fuels by 2025

1/29/2015 - Illinois Tollways to Become Butterfly Highways

1/29/2015 - NRDC: Keystone Bill Deserves Veto

1/27/2015 - Administration Drilling Plan Would Expose Eastern Seaboard, Atlantic and Arctic Waters to Blowout Risk

1/27/2015 - Monarch Butterfly Numbers Show Migration Still at Grave Risk, Despite Uptick

1/26/2015 - NRDC Welcomes Long-Sought Uranium Mining Safeguards, Calls for Improvements

1/25/2015 - Obama Seeks Wilderness Designation for Coastal Plain of Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

1/22/2015 - New Bipartisan Poll: Americans Embrace Climate Action, Clean Energy & Health Protections

1/21/2015 - GOP Admits Climate Change is Real, Where’s Their Plan?

1/20/2015 - President Obama Reaffirms Commitment to Combat Dangerous Climate Change

1/20/2015 - President is Right to Focus on Infrastructure Jobs, Not Keystone XL Pipeline

1/15/2015 - Scientific Review Supports New Clean Water Protections

1/13/2015 - NRDC Statement on White House Methane Announcement

1/13/2015 - Congressional Republicans Aiming to Undermine Health, Safety and Environmental Safeguards for the American People

1/12/2015 - Supreme Court Allows Scientifically Sound Protections for California’s Bay-Delta Estuary to Stand

1/9/2015 - NRDC Statement on Gov. Brown's Budget Proposal: Prioritizing Climate Change Solutions

1/9/2015 - House Vote on Keystone Pipeline Shows It Remains in Grip of Big Polluters

1/9/2015 - Nebraska Court Ruling Clears the Way for the President to Reject Keystone XL Pipeline

1/8/2015 - Kirk on Climate: Senator’s Comments Deeply Disappointing

1/8/2015 - NRDC: Boxer a Champion for the Environment and Public Health

1/8/2015 - Senate Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Not in the National Interest

1/7/2015 - Making a Killing: California Ivory Sales Largely Illegal, Contributing to Recent Rise in African Elephant Poaching

1/7/2015 - EPA Staying on Course to Complete Climate Pollution Standards

1/6/2015 - Putting the National Interest First

1/5/2015 - NRDC to EPA: Protect our Children! NRDC Sues Agency to Ban Toxic Flea Collars and Pet Products

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