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Emily Scarr
Maryland PIRG State Director

Today we joined 28 groups who sent a letter urging Governor Hogan to reduce diesel pollution by swiftly adopting both the Advanced Clean Trucks Rule and the Heavy-Duty Omnibus Rule to tackle climate change and improve public health. 

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Matt Wellington
Director, Public Health Campaigns

 U.S. PIRG Education Fund and PIRG’s affiliated mutual fund company Green Century Capital Management, have been pressuring McDonald’s about environmental and public health issues for several years. Now, we’re working to hold McDonald’s accountable to its promises to improve factory farming conditions and reduce antibiotic use in the beef it buys. 

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Douglas H. Phelps
Chairman, U.S. PIRG; President and Executive Director, The Public Interest Network

Donald Ross passed away on May 14 after a recent illness. He was 78 years old.

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Emily Scarr
Maryland PIRG State Director

 

As Maryland goes through the redistricting process, there have been a few changes in terms of dates, deadlines, and districts for the upcoming Maryland primary this summer. This post will walk through what you need to do to register to vote and submit your ballot in the primaries.

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Emily Scarr
Maryland PIRG State Director