Nuke amdts to climate bill: voted on soon; call your Senators

NUCLEAR AMENDMENTS TO CLIMATE BILL TO BE VOTED ON SOON
CALL YOUR SENATORS!

http://www.nirs.org/

YOUR ACTIONS WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Debate on the Senate climate change bill (now numbered S. 3036) began
on Monday and has continued through Tuesday. Voting on amendments—
including amendments to give billions more taxpayer dollars to the
nuclear power industry—will begin as early as tomorrow, Wednesday,
June 4.

Your calls to your Senators are needed now more than ever!

Capitol Switchboard: 202-224-3121

If you already have called your Senators, call again to remind them
that no nuclear amendments are acceptable, and that nuclear power has
no place in the necessary effort to address the climate crisis.
Renewable energy and energy efficiency are faster, cheaper, safer and
cleaner ways to reduce carbon emissions and meet our electricity
needs.

And ask your parents, kids, grandchildren, the guy at the gas
station, the woman at the bank, the person in the next cubicle, and
everyone else you know, meet and run into, to call as well. We don’t
have huge budgets and hundreds of lobbyists running all over Capitol
Hill—we rely on people power.

Your calls ARE effective and CAN make a real difference. Call even if
you think your Senators are hopeless—part of what we need to do is
create a real buzz on Capitol Hill that millions of Americans believe
this is an important issue.

The message to your Senators is simple: Vote against any and all
nuclear amendments to the climate bill. The wealthy nuclear industry
does not deserve any more taxpayer dollars. Our resources need to be
spent on energy efficiency, solar and wind power, distributed energy
and smart grids.

Please call now, and please send us a quick e-mail letting us know
you called. As always, let us know if we can help in any way.

Thank you!

Michael Mariotte

Executive Director

Nuclear Information and Resource Service

nirsnet@nirs.org

http://www.nirs.org

301-270-6477

Please consider making an extra $30 donation (or $300 or $3,000, if
you can!)—in honor of NIRS’ 30th anniversary this year—on our secure
website here. Help kick off our next 30 years, and our work to build
a nuclear-free, carbon-free energy future, with your most generous
contribution possible.

And if you haven’t done so yet, don’t forget to sign the statement on
nuclear power and climate at http://www.nirs.org (but please don’t sign more
than once!). If you’ve already signed, please ask your friends and
colleagues to sign! We’ve passed 7750 signatures, let’s get to 10,000
this month!

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Also, thanx for signing my petitions, et al, please consider sharing them. Also, since Admin. of change.org aren't allowing me to invite people to do my actions lately and are switching my urls for my petitions so when I invite people off their site they can't get to the petition either (ergo 3 possible urls for each petition), here's a few of my latest actions; do as few or as many as you'd like (there are 3 linx for each petition because admin. switches between the 3 of them so people trying to sign the petition can‘t get to it): This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Haiti disaster anniversary, please, do what you can: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9033 This petition on change.org: Haiti disaster anniversary: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2?share_id=yIpWHEHxri&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2 http://www.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Green, Indigenous, Native American, etc., actions: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9026 This petition on change.org: Green, Indigenous, Native American, acts: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous_native_american_acts?share_id=NHvTtQadfP&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous,_native_american_acts http://www.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous,_native_american_acts   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Art/Act: celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday, holiday: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9024 This petition on change.org: Art/Act: celebrate Dr. M.L. King, Jr.'s holiday: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/artact_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jrs_holiday?share_id=QjOkAUGeBQ&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/art_act_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jr_s_holiday http://www.change.org/petitions/view/art_act_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jr_s_holiday   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Green; NA; the evolution; Civil, Human, LP, Prisoner's Rights; Poverty; etc..: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9022 This petition on change.org: Economically empower through advocacy: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_through_advocacy?share_id=WZNqBQWcXE&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_through_advocacy http://www.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_throug
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