Letters to the Editor

April 26, 2014

Time to act for Earth

We remember Earth Day 1970, the year when President Richard Nixon and Congress established the Environmental Protection Agency in response to citizen demand, and we have the EPA to thank for enforcing the clean air and water acts over the intervening years. Recently, because of congressional inaction, the EPA has been tasked with reducing the levels of CO2 pollution emitted from various sources, especially coal-fired power plants.

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