Over 100 corporations and groups have left ALEC since 2011, when Common Cause and other groups launched a campaign to call public attention to the group's activities.
"People, wildlife, rivers, and lakes will pay a huge cost for the government's failure to act. It's only a matter of time before the next explosive accident."
Residents, environmentalists and USW members work together to protect the safety and health of refinery workers and citizens living near the Richmond refinery.
"The bottom line is: common-sense, sensible climate change policy is economic growth policy for the state of California."
These negotiations take place against the backdrop of increasingly dire predictions about the results of climate change. 2014 was the hottest year on record.
The fires from the derailment in Fayette County continued to burn Tuesday morning, and emergency shelters for hundreds of people who had to evacuate after the derailment remain open.
In the world of capitalism, King Coal, and the law, things don't always go as the people might expect.
"Had these companies shared the information they knew about the dangers of asbestos, countless lives would have been saved."
Millions more acres would be declared "wilderness," enjoying the highest level of protection possible for public lands, effectively preserving the area and its ecosystem.
After years of refuting thoroughly debunked arguments against it, the Century City Center has been approved.