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National Water Projects Coordinator

Thea Louis is the National Water Projects Coordinator at Clean Water Action. Having recently completed her Masters in Environmental Justice from the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability, Thea explores how the principles of environmental justice can best be incorporated into new and existing initiatives and projects endorsed by and within Clean Water Action. Her research interests surround the equity implications of ecological environmental risk factors and how public policy can address those implications. In this role, Louis plays a lead role in research, writing, and advocacy around a new water pollution and justice project that is in development and focused on increasing community participation in water policy decisions so as to win changes towards equitable water policies from a place of genuine commitment and understanding. 

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Clean Water Action supports the Environmental Justice for All Act | Letter to Natural Resources Committee Leadership

The Environmental Justice for All Act (H.R. 2021), introduced by Rep Raul Grijalva and Rep Donald McEachin, is a long overdue package of reforms that will help address the history of environmental injustice that has led to undue burdens of pollution on people of color and low-income communities.

Letter to Congress: Support The Environmental Justice For All Act

The Environmental Justice for All Act (H.R. 2021), introduced by Representative Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) and Representative Donald McEachin, (D-VA) is a long overdue package of reforms that will help address the history of environmental injustice that has led to undue burdens of pollution on people of color and low-income communities. Clean Water Action has submitted the following letter to the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee in support of this legislation.