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Save the Chesapeake Bay from pollution & right-wing attacks!

The historic Chesapeake Bay is horribly polluted. Local states & the EPA have a plan to save it - but it's under attack!

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This article from Think Progress explains what's wrong with the Bay, how local states have worked with the EPA to fix it, and why all their…Read More

Why Are 20 Far-Away States Trying To Block The Cleanup Of The Chesapeake Bay?

By Katie Valentine April 16, 2014 at 9:05 am Updated: April 16, 2014 at 10:15 am Over the years, the Chesapeake Bay has been known for many things: bountiful seafood, such as clams, oysters and the bay’s iconic blue crabs; its boating, fishing and water sports industry; its curly-haired duck-hunting dogs. Now, however, the bay has become…Read More