Written by Charlyn Stanberry, Politic365 Intern
Originally posted on Politic365. Read original post here.
For the past couple of months, we’ve seen our fair share of natural disasters from Hurricane Sandy in New Jersey to the devastating tornadoes in Oklahoma. Climate change is real and more evident than it’s ever been before. During his last State of the Union address, President Obama promised to act and this week he unveiled his action plan.
...One advocate of the President’s climate action plan is Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins. Ms. Ellis-Lamkins currently serves as CEO of Green for All, a national organization dedicated to improving the lives of Americans through a clean energy economy.
“President Obama is doing the right thing by standing up to polluters. For our children and grandchildren, we have a moral imperative to respond aggressively to the threat of climate change. We at Green for All look forward to working with President Obama to achieve this goal,” she stated...