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Michael Bloomberg is fighting back against Trump's attack on the environment

Original story at Mother Jones• 2 mentions • 1 week ago

Mother Jones 1 week ago

 
The day after the Environmental Protection Agency took its first formal step towards repealing the Clean Power Plan, a 2015 Obama administration rule that was the only federal regulation limiting carbon pollution from the nation’s power plants, environmentalists hit back. On Wednesday, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg pledged $64 million to a coalition of environmental groups, with the bulk of it going to Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign. “The war on coal has never been led by Washington,” Bloomberg said at Sierra Club’s Washington, DC office. Instead, he noted, it’s been led by market forces and activists fighting ...
 
 
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11 Oct
David Corn @DavidCornDC
RT @rebleber: Enviros hit back against Trump's attacks, declare the war on coal to be going strong https://t.co/3P3cxmQ1Xd
11 Oct
Mother Jones @MotherJones
Michael Bloomberg is Fighting Back Against Trump’s Attack on the Environment https://t.co/H2J2ASsP6N https://t.co/gjR6n2RSgU