The current administration has come to steal your health. They’ve come to steal your heritage and they’ve come to steal your voice as an American citizen.
It has already started, of course. Recently, Sen. Murkowski shoehorned a rider into the GOP tax bill allowing oil drilling in the Alaskan wilderness. And now, hidden deep in a long boring appropriations bill, are more seeds of destruction. These riders, like Murkowski’s, are so disturbing and corrupt that they couldn’t possibly succeed as bills on their own.
They are, in fact, returns-on-investments to big corporations and ideological extremists, and they will succeed by being overlooked, swept along with the weight of HR 3354, a legislative monster also known as the “Interior and Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development, Commerce, Justice, Science, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, State and Foreign Operations, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, Legislative Branch, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2018″ Act.
And these legislators will win…
Unless we pull their toxic riders the daylight. Unless we say something against them. Loudly. And unless we defend what is rightfully ours.
Today, we’re starting a multi-part series on HR 3354 along with similar bills. We’re breaking them down into their separate poisonous parts. You’ve got your phone. You know what to do.
Continue reading “Environmental War Crimes – Part 1 – Air”