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2013-11-12 16:21:37

NRDC Action Fund also finds support for candidates who stand with EPA taking action on carbon WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most Americans in four key senators' states support the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's mission to protect health and the environment, and want the agency to limit dangerous carbon pollution from power plants, according to a new poll commissioned by the Natural Resources Defense Council. Conducted by Public Policy Polling, the separate...

2013-11-12 12:22:00

AR, LA, IL, and NH swing senators note: opposing climate action not a popular move WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Who is best to decide whether to limit carbon pollution released by America's power plants--experts at the U.S. Environmental Agency or elected members of Congress? And how will people in key states react if their senators try to block the EPA from taking action on carbon? These and other questions will be answered when the Natural Resources Defense Council...

2012-10-08 11:21:18

Nevada, New Mexico, Florida and Virginia Presidential, Senate Races Seen As Ripe for Major Clean Air/Clean Energy Appeal to Latino Voters; Results Suggest Massive Dirty Energy Ad Campaign Is Not Swaying Key Electoral Group. WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Latino voters in four swing states -- Nevada, New Mexico, Florida and Virginia -- decisively favor candidates for president and the U.S. Senate who support clean air and clean energy policies over...

2012-09-27 10:21:26

Major opening for Democrats and key weakness for Republican agenda seen in Presidential swing states and Senate races of FL, MI, NV, NM, OH, PA, VA and WI; Results suggest massive ad campaign against clean air, energy protections is not working. WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Undecided voters in eight swing states -- Florida, Michigan, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin -- decisively favor candidates for president and...

2012-09-12 06:24:52

Link Between Dirty Air Votes and Contributions From Polluters Revealed; Numerous Villains and Clean Air Heroes in Battleground States CO, FL, IL, IA, MI, NV, NH, NM, NC, OH, PA, VA and WI WASHINGTON, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A total of 193 House members and 39 Senators are rated as "Dirty Air Villains" in a new analysis by the NRDC Action Fund published today on the website www.WhoVotesDirty.org and released with Environment America. In the House, 99 members are rated...

2010-10-18 11:00:00

So Much for "Conventional Wisdom:" New Data on 23 Democratic House Incumbents Show That Support for Climate Change Bill Could Help in Tough Races WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Voters from Connecticut to California and Michigan to Florida are more likely to support candidates who support an energy bill that cuts climate change pollution, based on new poll results released today. New surveys by Public Policy Polling (PPP) for the NRDC Action Fund from 23 key Congressional...