The Clean Power Plan was expected to save thousands of lives each year and make a significant dent in our carbon emissions by regulating carbon emissions from power plants. Now the EPA is planning on rescinding the rule, in a move that would threaten public health and remove a program that was a key component of our Paris Agreement pledge.
Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke has recommended President Trump shrink and roll back protections on public lands, including lands sacred to American Indians. Urge President Trump to protect our public lands and keep these scared areas pristine.
Urge your members of Congress to support legislation that would designate the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a Wilderness area, ensuring protections for this unique and delicate ecosystem.
Learn more about the environmental issues that the RAC cares about.
Food justice is a social justice issue at the intersections of environmental sustainability, public health, economic justice, and deals with ethical eating choices, agricultural and food policy, and more.