National Blog Posts

Vote for Biden/Harris

Are you ready?

October 22, 2020

In early 2016 I was out with some colleagues and one of them said, “We elected Reagan twice, Trump could win.” I chuckled and said “OK, boomer” to myself.

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The future is unwritten.

October 22, 2020

Neil Bhaerman is a Clean Water Action member and former Clean Water Action phone canvasser and Communications Manager.

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The Future of Our Air, Water, and Soil: Advocacy on the Forefront

September 22, 2020

I am often asked: “Why are you studying environmental policy?” 

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We Need More Clean Water Champions

September 9, 2020

The Clean Water Scorecard for the 116th CongressProtecting our water, health, and environment shouldn’t be a partisan issue -- but it has been, in the US Congress. For the fifth time since 2010, support for common sense legislation to safeguard our water, address the climate crisis, fix our democracy, and put people first broke down along party lines.

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Why I was glad to answer the phone

September 3, 2020

As part of the team that helps put together the letters and emails we send to our members, I’m also fortunate to get the occasional phone call from someone with a question, concern or compliment.

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Creating a Healthy Home: 4 Ways to “Detox” Your Space

August 20, 2020

These days, you may find yourself spending more hours in and around your home due to COVID-19.  While home, we can take some small steps now to reduce our exposure to environmental toxins to stay healthy and prep our homes for the winter months.