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Illinois attorney general sues Trump Tower for river violations

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Illinois' attorney general announced a lawsuit on Tuesday against Trump Tower in Chicago, alleging the violation of environmental laws and a threat to fish in the Chicago River.<p>The lawsuit filed by Attorney General Lisa Madigan in Cook County Circuit Court said the Trump …

Donald Trump

Clone of Donate to California Sierra Club PAC - PAC ID 1399719

<b>Support Political Programs and Activities in California</b><p>The California Sierra Club Political Action Committee (PAC) funds support political programs …

California

Sierra Club Statement in Support of Karen Monahan

Minneapolis, MN-- This week, Sierra Club Senior Organizing Representative Karen Monahan described experiences of domestic abuse by Minnesota Attorney …

Domestic Abuse

MDE Finalizes Updated Water Pollution Permits for 3 Coal Plants

Baltimore, MD--The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) released finalized water pollution permits for the Chalk Point, Dickerson and …

Pollution

DNC Breaks Silence On Keith Ellison Domestic Abuse Allegations. Here’s What It Said

7:53 PM 08/14/2018<p><b>The DNC is “reviewing” domestic abuse allegations against Minnesota Rep. and Deputy DNC Chairman Keith Ellison.</b>• <b><br>Ellison is accused</b> …

Conservative View

Musk Gave Sierra Club $6 Million, Then Tried Securing Cash From OPEC To Take Tesla Private

2:16 PM 08/13/2018<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s suggestion that oil-rich Saudi Arabia could finance his move to take the company private came shortly after …

Conservative View

Apply Today! Join the team helping to lead Sierra Club’s self-transformation

Changing organizational culture is hard work. Our Equity department team shows up every day to share their passion, their emotional labor and their …

Nonprofits

ICYMI: Two Massive Fracked Gas Pipelines Put on Hold

<b>WASHINGTON, D.C.</b> -- In the space of just one week, legal challenges from clean water advocates led to work stoppages along the entire routes of both …

Blue Ridge Mountains

West Michigan's coal-fired power plant targeted in EPA smog lawsuit

"Just because there's pollution coming from across the lake doesn't mean you can ignore the in-state sources," an attorney for Sierra Club said.

West Michigan

Sierra Club Store

Become a<br>Member<p>Clean air, safe drinking water, wildlife, and wild places are under attack. Join the nation's largest and most effective grassroots …

Sierra

Sierra Club Statement On Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing Dates

<b>WASHINGTON, D.C. --</b> Today, Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley announced that he intends to hold hearings September 4-6 for Brett Kavanaugh, …

Donald Trump

Sierra Club Launches Ad Campaign Focused on Denham’s Votes

<b>WASHINGTON, D.C.</b> -- The Sierra Club has launched an aggressive digital ad campaign in The Modesto Bee calling out Congressman Jeff Denham, who …

U.S. Congress

CAMPAIGN 2018: Sierra Club ads target 5 Republicans on climate issues

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U.S. Federal Courts

Jens Wieting: At Clayoquot Sound's 25th anniversary, most of Vancouver Island still on a path of rainforest destruction

Jens WietingWhile many of B.C.’s trees are going up in flames, the most resilient provincial forests that are less prone to fire—intact old-growth …

Forests

Told to Halt Construction, MVP Proposes to Complete Construction

<b>WASHINGTON, D.C.</b> -- Today, the fracked gas Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) responded to an order to halt construction by proposing they complete 45 …

Administrative Law

Commit to clean for the next generation

PAID POST BY<p>In support of Ready For 100, a movement that inspires mayors and cities to embrace a future powered by 100% renewable energy, Mic …

Text Messaging

CCJ, Sierra Club Slam DEP for Weak Coal Mine Water Pollution Permit Draft

Greensboro, PA-- A public hearing was held today at the request of The Center for Coalfield Justice (CCJ) and the Sierra Club to allow residents to …

Pollution

Former Sierra Club Director Discusses Hostile Takeover Attempt by Anti-Immigrant Activists

Anti-immigration activists have pondered trying to take over the well-known environmental group, the Sierra Club, going back at least to the …

Immigration Reform

State loosens rule on air polllution by power plants

click to enlarge<p>The <b>Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality</b> has finalized new rules that roll back standards for <b>pollution by electric power …

Fossil Fuels

Oregon PUC sides with PacifiCorp secrecy, leaving 2 million customers in the dark on coal costs

The Oregon Public Utilities Commission-- the same commission that required PacifiCorp to do an economic analysis of it coal fleet—just decided to …

Customers

Sierra Club Congratulates Gretchen Whitmer on Primary Victory

<b>DETROIT, MI -</b> Last night, Gretchen Whitmer secured the Democratic Nomination in the Michigan Gubernatorial Primary. The Michigan Sierra Club …

Green Economy

Save the Ales!

Come and make your voice heard at this monthly social, action-packed letter-writing event, hosted by the Sierra Club North Star Chapter. We'll write …

Sierra Club

Clevelanders Fight For 100% Clean Energy - Solar Industry

On Friday, residents from across Cleveland joined local leaders on the steps of city hall to demonstrate support for the city’s goal to be powered by …

Green Economy

Sierra Club gains allies in fight with PacifiCorp over coal study - Portland Business Journal

By Pete Danko <br>– Staff Reporter, Portland Business Journal<p>Aug 7, 2018, 2:45pm PDT<p>The Sierra Club no longer stands alone in its quest to make public a …

Portland, OR

Trump Administration Expected to Exclude Legal Immigrants from Citizenship

<b>Trump Administration Expected to Exclude Legal Immigrants from Citizenship</b><p>Washington, D.C. -- Today, NBC News reported that the Trump Administration …

Immigration

Bears Ears Heals at the Inter-Tribal Gathering 2018

This summer, I had the pleasure and honor to again join the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Gathering in southern Utah. The Gathering is an annual coming …

Coast Salish

STATEMENT: Environmental, Health Waivers for Border Wall Must Be Ruled Illegal

<i>Pasadena, CA--</i> Today, attorneys for the Sierra Club, Center for Biological Diversity and California Attorney General’s office argued before the 9th …

Immigration

50-Year Sierra Club Volunteer Leader Ross Vincent Dies at 75

<i>Photo by Peter Roper, courtesy of</i> <i>The Pueblo Chieftain</i><p>Environmental champion Ross Vincent, a Sierra Club leader in Louisiana and Colorado for nearly …

Environmentalism

Sierra Club Endorses Dean Phillips for Minnesota’s Third Congressional District

<b>Minneapolis, MN</b> – Today the Sierra Club announced its endorsement of Dean Phillips for Minnesota’s 3rd Congressional District.<p>"We are pleased to …

U.S. Congress

Sierra Club endorses Leslie Cockburn for Virginia’s 5th District

<b>RICHMOND, Virginia</b>– The Sierra Club announced its endorsement of Leslie Cockburn to represent Virginia’s 5th Congressional District today.<p>Her vocal …

EPA