Important Environmental Legislation Passed by Assembly
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Last week, in celebration of Earth Day and science research, I spoke at a huge rally in West Capitol Park in solidarity with “March For Science” events around the country. It was inspiring to see nearly 4,000 attendees standing up for science and the environment!
In that same vein, the Assembly passed a series of environmental bills this week:
Earth Day – Environmental legislation passed in the Assembly last Monday, including my bill to require rail companies prove financial security or insurance to cover cleanup and decontamination costs associated with any potential oil spill or disaster. Since I introduced …