News releases

Attention Journalists

For more information or to set up an interview with one of our experts, please contact:

Kate Colwell
Media relations manager
202-222-0744
kcolwell@foe.org

Our news releases are where you can find some of the latest news and breaking updates from our campaigns for climate and energy solutions, safe food and technology, healthy oceans and ecosystems and economic policies that put people before polluters, as well as statements on behalf of our organization made by our president, Erich Pica.

Journalists who wish to arrange an interview or to acquire more information are encouraged to contact our media team at the phone number and email address in the box to the right.

Lawmakers side with the fossil fuel industry in push for online lease sales for drilling on public lands and oceans

Jul. 14, 2016 / Posted by: Katherine Berko / Categories: Climate and Energy, News Releases / Tags: Keep it in the ground

President Obama has a clear choice: stand up for the climate or cater to fossil fuel interests This week, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed a bill that would require lease sales for offshore oil and gas drilling to be held online rat...

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In solidarity with Black Lives Matter

Jul. 14, 2016 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Democracy, News Releases / Tags: Justice

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In response to the two senseless killing of African Americans by police in Baton Rouge and Falcon Heights, Minn., the deadly attack that killed five police officers in Dallas, and the July 13 anniversary of Black Lives Matter, F...

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