ROLLING BACK SAFEGUARDS
Special interests and big polluters have made weakening environmental protections a priority, spending millions trying to influence our legislators. Our lawmakers responded by rolling back environmental safeguards, benefitting polluters at the expense of people’s health and safety.
WEAKENING WATER PROTECTIONS
From gutting funding for our environmental agencies and removing citizens from oversight commissions; pushing reckless fracking; relaxing protections from coal ash; and allowing more pollution in Jordan Lake, our legislators have failed to protect our water quality.
North Carolina's Senate voted for a proposal to build mega-trash dumps in North Carolina. We shouldn't spoil our state with other states' trash.