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Kansas Legislative News – 2/21/2017

The Legislative Plot Thickens; Environmental Bills Wait with Focus on Budget / Tax   (If you would like a copy of Zack’s testimonies, you can also find them in PDF at the end of this post.) The Kansas Legislature is nearing the Turnaround Day deadline and the plot is thickening.
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Kansas City Enviros Organize April 29 March

We are a coalition of partners – KS (Kanza) and MO (Thomas Hart Benton) groups of the Sierra Club, 350KC, women’s groups, faith groups — who advocate for Climate, Jobs, and Justice. Our rally culminates a week of grassroots action, starting with the March for Science on 4/22. It
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Climate Speaker for Your Organization

In September of 2015, Craig Wolfe was trained during 3 days with over 1100 trainees from all over the world by Al Gore and the Climate Reality Project to make climate presentations to organizations like yours. Take action on climate. Find out how we can avoid this terrible future. Con
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Press Release: Sierra Club Calls for New Burn Plan for the Flint Hills

Links referenced in press release: 1) Sierra Club letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Mark J. Hague 2) Flint Hills Air Quality Standard Exceedances since 2002 PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 18, 2016 Contacts: Craig Volland, Chair, Air Quality Committee Sierra Club
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It is time for the KCC and Brownback to ACT on Kansas Earthquakes!

PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION to demand that the Kansas Corporation Commission and Gov. Brownback protect its citizens.  Here is the link: http://petitions.moveon.org/sign/stop-the-kansas-quakes?source=c.em&r_by=7613250
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