New York State Legislative Approaches to Fight Climate Change

02/22/2016, 7:00 pm

League of Women Voters of the Rochester Metro Area presents:

New York State Legislative Approaches
to Fight Climate Change

Our Expert Panel:
Carole Camp, member of the Citizens Climate Lobby,
will discuss A8372, the bill proposing a carbon tax in NYS

Sue Hughes-Smith, lecturer at RIT, will discuss A7497,
the bill to require 100% clean energy by 2030

Barbara Grosh, member of LWV-RMA and Mothers Out Front,
will discuss A7625, the bill relating to financial surety for major facilities, vessels, and railroads (Bakken oil)

Melissa Peterson, member of Mothers Out Front, will discuss A8011, the bill to require divesting the State’s public pension funds from fossil fuels companies

Our distinguished moderator:
Katherine Smith, member of the LWV-RMA
 

Monday, February 22, at 7:00 PM
Brighton Town Hall Auditorium
2300 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester NY 14618
Handicapped accessible/Parking available

Register now!