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Attention Journalists

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

EA Dyson
Communications director
202-222-0730
edyson@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.

9 groups react to retrograde fossil fuel support in Omnibus Appropriations legislation

Jan. 15, 2014 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Economics for the Earth, News Releases / Tags: Barbara mikulski, Ex-im, Export-import bank, Harold rogers, Omnibus appropriations, Opic, Overseas private investment corporation

Washington, D.C. — Polluter-funded politicians are attempting to use Omnibus Appropriations legislation to increase taxpayer support for building coal plants overseas. This would undermine President Obama's new climate policy, which stops ma...

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Baucus and Camp introduce legislation to rush trade deals past Congress

Jan. 9, 2014 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Economics for the Earth, News Releases / Tags: Baucus, Fast track, Tafta, Tpp, Trade promotion authority, Trans atlantic trade agreement, Trans pacific trade agreement

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Max Baucus (D-Mont.) and Representative Dave Camp (R-Mich.), introduced “Fast Track” or trade promotion authority legislation today. If approved, Fast Track could expedite congressional approval of two ...

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