◊ June 26th Provisions in Assembly Bill 2145 that would have stripped communities of the right to choose to use clean energy were removed.
◊ June 23rd Pres. Obama’s plan to regulate global warming gases was upheld by the Supreme Court.
◊ June 18th Assembly Bill 371 received unanimous support in its first committee vote.
◊ June 17th Senate Bill 812 passed its first committee vote 5-1 and is now headed to the Assembly floor.
◊ May 30th Fracking moratorium bill SB 1132 was voted down by the Senate.
The Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment is a national environmental justice organization providing legal, organizing, and technical assistance to grassroots groups in low-income communities and communities of color. We are driven by the belief that all people have the right to live, work, play and pray in a healthy environment, regardless of their race, place or income.