A round up of the latest good news, progress and actions in the public interest.
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Three big wins for the public interest in 2023
Statement: Federal appeals court rules use of antibiotic as citrus pesticide unlawful, vacates EPA approval
280 more school districts are getting clean buses
UPDATE: Federal court rules the medically important antibiotic streptomycin can no longer be used as a citrus pesticide
U.S. pledges to triple renewable energy by 2030
Make the ringing stop
The CFPB Turns 10
Ten Ways The CFPB Is Protecting Consumers
Seven major policies going into effect in Colorado on January 1st
Policies will promote electric lawn equipment and vehicles, restrict PFAS, plastic bags and polystyrene, protect farmers right to fix their equipment, increase data privacy, and make it easier for consumers to compost
Organic waste curbside collection begins rolling out in NYC
The largest city in the country is joining a growing list of cities stepping up to ensure food and other organic waste doesn't end up in landfills.
Eight legislative victories every Californian should know about
The California Legislature recently passed eight bills that will have a big impact on our health, safety and wellbeing.
Statement: Gov. Moore’s new Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Pilot Program a welcome announcement
Maryland Gov. Wes Moore announced Tuesday that the state will provide $4 million in grants for Marylanders to retrofit their homes to make them more energy efficient.
Vice President Kamala Harris comes to Denver
The Vice President spoke to the crowd about student leadership on climate action, electric school buses, getting the lead out of drinking water and more.