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Governor Newsom signs AB 1167

JOIN DONATE Governor Newsom signs AB 1167, the Orphan Well Prevention Act, and vetoes SB 842, bill that would have undermined the price gouging penalty law October 7, 2023Contact: Alexandra Nagy, alexandra@sunstonestrategies.org, 818-633-0865 Environmental and climate justice groups celebrate a “huge win” to make polluters pay to clean up idle oil wells and to continue holding …

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EOPCA Warns Newsom Puts Some Citizens at Greater Health Risk Issuing New Fracking Permits -12 More Issued Pre-Holiday Weekend

EOPCA Warns Newsom Puts Some Citizens at Greater Health Risk Issuing New Fracking Permits -12 More Issued Pre-Holiday Weekend EOPCA Warns Newsom Puts Some Citizens at Greater Health Risk Issuing New Fracking Permits -12 More Issued Pre-Holiday Weekend SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA. — Amid a global health pandemic, with COVID-19 targeting the respiratory systems of over 200,000 in the …

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EOPCA urges Governor Newsom to learn from Culver City and help cities across the state

PRESS RELEASES Elected Officials to Protect California see Culver City as an example for other municipalities EOPCA urges Governor Newsom to learn from Culver City and help cities across the state Culver City took a stand towards independence from the oil industry late in the evening of October 26, when the council voted unanimously in …

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Elected Officials to Protect CA to Newsom: No more flip-flops

PRESS RELEASES Elected Officials to Protect CA to Newsom: No more flip-flops Culver City, and Ventura County show Gov. Newsom it is possible to protect citizens from drilling and create jobs while phasing out fossil fuels Regardless of California’s reputation as an environmental leader fighting climate change, the state seems to have forgotten what’s most …

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Governor keep your word to transition to 100% renewable energy — set the date to 2035 and stop CA from being one of America’s top crude oil producer

PRESS RELEASES Governor keep your word to transition to 100% renewable energy — set the date to 2035 and stop CA from being one of America’s top crude oil producer​ While 315 elected officials applaud Newsom’s executive order — it’s not enough, he needs to declare a state of emergency for the climate crisis “We …

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Elected Officials warn leaking oil and gas wells in California are a disaster waiting to happen

Elected Officials warn leaking oil and gas wells in California are a disaster waiting to happen ​ Elected Officials to Protect California urge Governor Newsom end new permits for drilling to prevent toxic taxpayer burden as oil companies declare bankruptcy Sacramento, CA- In the midst of this unprecedented public health and economic crisis, the need …

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The future rejects failing fossil fuels: EOPCA urge Newsom lead California to do the same start by an end to fracking

More of Arizona’s public lands are at risk – help me save them Thousands of Elected Officials see a turning point, and rally against fossil fuel industry’s stranglehold on government In this moment of reckoning for the energy future of America, Elected Officials to Protect California (EOPCA) joins indigenous and front-lines organizers in celebrating victories …

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With blows to major pipelines and oil assets, EOPNY calls on DiNapoli to Divest now — pensioners can’t wait

With blows to major pipelines and oil assets, EOPNY calls on DiNapoli to Divest now — pensioners can’t wait Hundreds of Elected Officials rally against the failing fossil fuel industry’s stranglehold – and push for a more just future In this moment of reckoning for the energy future of America, Elected Officials To Protect New …

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Elected Officials to Protect California urge Newsom for a clean energy stimulus package to insure equitable recovery for all

Elected Officials to Protect California urge Newsom for a clean energy stimulus package to insure equitable recovery for all Current record low interest rates are opportunity for a stimulus bond package Racial cleavages are strikingly clear as COVID-19 has underscored our nation’s economic disparities and racial injustices. While the nation takes to the streets in …

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All Across America Elected Officials Urge Congress to Take on a Clean Energy Stimulus Plan

All Across America Elected Officials Urge Congress to Take on a Clean Energy Stimulus Plan Elected Officials to Protect America wants Congress to build back our economy with renewable energy jobs It is no secret that our economy has taken a beating due to coronavirus. To help recover from this deepening recession we must adopt …

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