Tomorrow is Earth Day. As our nation reflects on the problems facing our planet, it's important to remember why these issues matter, and what we can do as citizens. League supporters are now asking their Senators to make sure a climate change bill is as strong as possible, and it's not too late to add your voice. Click here to contact your Senators. You can also call 1-877-9-REPOWER, a service our friends at Repower America are providing as another way to reach your Senators.
The League has been working year-round educating the public and lobbying Congress on climate change, and we expect legislation to be introduced in the Senate soon.
Why is climate legislation important? The scientific evidence is clear: climate change, caused largely by human emissions of greenhouse gases, is already threatening our health and causing environmental damages, including:
What next? These disturbing trends will continue and worsen substantially unless we make serious changes. The League supports legislation that includes:
Ask your friends and relatives to take action with you today by forwarding this email. As citizens, we are in this fight together.