Posts Categorized: Letters to Lawmakers

Letter: Support 2-year pause for environmental review of Boundary Waters Watershed

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April 3, 2017 United States Congress Washington, DC 20510 Re: The Boundary Waters Dear Members of Minnesota Delegation to the U.S. Congress, We write today to urge you to support the two-year pause and study process commenced by the U.S. Departments of Interior and Agriculture in January 2017 for the watershed of the Boundary Waters… Read more »

MEP Floor Letter for House Omnibus Jobs Growth and Energy Affordability Bill: SF 1937

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April 5, 2017 Dear Members of the Minnesota House:   We, the undersigned organizations and the citizens we represent, respectfully ask you to vote NO on the S.F. 1937 – the Omnibus Jobs Growth and Energy Affordability Finance Bill. This bill will roll back energy efficiency and solar standards, stifle Minnesota’s developing solar industry, discriminate… Read more »

MEP House Omnibus Environmental Budget Bill Letter – March 30, 2017

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March 30, 2017 Dear Members of the Minnesota House: We, the undersigned organizations and the citizens we represent, ask you to vote NO on the Omnibus Environment and Natural Resources Budget Bill, H.F. 888. We do not make this request lightly. This bill will roll back environmental protections and erode the basic foundation of Minnesota’s… Read more »

Letter to Senators on Environment Omnibus Bill, S.F. 723

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Dear Members of the Minnesota Senate: We, the undersigned organizations and the citizens we represent, ask you vote NO on the Senate Omnibus Environment and Natural Resources Budget Bill, S.F. 723. We do not make this request lightly. This bill will roll back environmental protections and erode the basic foundation of Minnesota’s legacy of protecting… Read more »

Letter to Senators: Protect the Environmental Quality Board

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Minnesota Environmental Partnership March 17, 2017   Dear Senators: We write to alert you to a bill, SF 1087, being heard by the Senate Environment and Natural Resources Finance Committee.  This bill is opposed by members of the Minnesota Environmental Partnership because it rolls back and weakens Minnesota’s bedrock environmental laws. We urge you to… Read more »