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Mothers bring kids to Senate to push for EPA's climate change rule
Mothers bring kids to Senate to push for EPA's climate change rule

More than 200 mothers and their children marched to dozens of Senate offices Wednesday, carrying handwritten signs and calling for members of Congress to support the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed anti-pollution rules, which seek to cut carbon emissions from power plants by 30%. “By the time my kids are adults, storms like Hurricane Katrina and superstorm Hurricane Sandy will be commonplace,” said Heather Clark, a member of the Moms Clean Air Force and lead organizer of the protest. “As parents we must demand that Congress stand behind these regulations as written and not tear them down.” ------------ FOR THE RECORD July 11, 8:20 a.m.: An...

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