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Prioritize Environmental Protection in the Next Legislative Session

Take action today and urge your legislators to prioritize clean water, the environment and public health.

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Thank legislators and Governor Dayton for new law on school lead testing

Help us thank the legislature and Governor Dayton for taking an important step toward ensuring safe drinking water for kids across Minnesota, because we need policies that put drinking water first, and keep our kids healthy.

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Thank Costco and ask for more progress on toxic chemicals

Costco recently unveiled Smart Screening Program to test for chemicals of concern. Thank Costco for taking action and urge them to continue to make progress on toxic chemicals.

Lake Superior / photo: Wendy Heath for Clean Water Action

Act to Protect the Great Lakes

Send a message to your U.S. Senators and Representative urging them to fully fund the GLRI, overdue infrastructure investments, and other important federal programs that protect our water, health, and the Great Lakes.

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Minnesota Environmental Fund

The Minnesota Environmental Fund’s (MEF) workplace giving programs support Clean Water Fund and more than 20 other respected and responsible nonprofit environmental and conservation organizations.

From We All Live Downstream

Anna LaCombe and Steve Schultz dropping off constituent letters in the capitol

Reflections from my Legislative Program Internship

August 14, 2017

As the Minnesota Legislative Program Intern for Clean Water Action, I delved into the democratic process more than I ever had before.

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Defending Our Water and Health in the 2017 Legislative Session

June 23, 2017

There was widespread concern in the environmental community that the Minnesota Legislature would spend the 2017 legislative session putting our water, air, and public health at risk.

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Green beer is fun, green water, not so much

March 17, 2017

St Patrick's Day is one of my favorite holidays, but one custom that has always fascinated me is people's willingness to drink green beer.