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Jobs, Health, Education, Environment were the agreed upon four values upon which each of the state level Franklin County Democrats ran last November. I want to highlight two in this post: Health and Environment. The two topics are inseparably connected! Tonight I will be working with the Labadie Environmental Organization to do all we can […]

You are invited to an informational meeting hosted by members of the community and Washington University environmental attorney, Maxine Lipeles. Details: TUES, May 26th 6:30 p.m. at the Pilgrim UCC Church at 301 Academy St, Labadie MO 63055. No need to RSVP. If you know of others who should come, please feel free to invite […]

Please see and share what happened to us (LEO) Tuesday night AND about our next PUBLIC HEARING: http://www.stltoday.com/news/opinion/columns/the-platform/editorial-franklin-county-shuts-public-out-of-debate-wrong-move/article_ae9f6dfd-e5b1-5177-80a4-96ccda0ebd06.html NEXT PUBLIC HEARING: https://www.facebook.com/events/1600128876925678 See also the article in the eMissourian: http://www.emissourian.com/local_news/county/county-planning-and-zoning-commission-supports-landfill-regulation-changes/article_acb2dbf2-fe97-11e4-a519-cfcba367ee58.html?mode=story PLEASE STAY INFORMED AND DEMAND RESPONSIBLE GOVERNMENT FOR THE PEOPLE, BY THE PEOPLE, AND OF THE PEOPLE.

PLEASE HELP LEO! – MAY/JUNE Hearings Hello. My name is Lloyd Klinedinst and I am emailing you on behalf of Labadie Environmental Organization. I am also a Sierra Club member. We kept Ameren & Franklin County ‘deciders’ at bay and are poised to win in court on the Labadie coal ash landfill issue! Spread the […]

I am asking our Central Committee members and all Franklin County citizens who care about the quality of our environment to help LEO with a full court (pun intended) press as we continue to work hard to preserve our Franklin County environment. Thanks in advance. Lloyd APRIL 11: 10:00am Labadie Environmental Organization (LEO) COAL ASH […]

BE in Union at the Scenic Regional Library (308 Hawthorne Drive) from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. TODAY!  PLEASE…see below, original email invitation at end of this post:   I think it would be a good follow up to the June 29 PSC hearing and to keep Claire’s feet to the fire. She has to have MO […]

What we need is less government regulation and more deep-sea drilling … While the true extent of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill was not known for about 4 years, as Al Jazeera notes in the video above, the repercussions of BP’s 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico may become apparent more […]

Who was it that said: “No man’s life, liberty or property are safe while the Legislature is in session.” One source says: Judge Gideon J. Tucker, 1866. Regardless, it does seem true. As an example see the article in Fired Up! THE GOOD NEWS IS: Only about 2 weeks to go. Article III of the […]

Wow. “We were put on this Earth as creatures of God to have dominion over the Earth, to use it wisely and steward it wisely, but for our benefit not for the Earth’s benefit,” Santorum told an audience at the Colorado School of Mines where he was a guest speaker Monday at the Colorado Energy […]

By way of Progress Missouri, this report from Environment Missouri (pdf) seems especially timely since the Republican-controlled House (with the help of our own Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-9)) just voted along party lines to ease clean air regulations. New Report: St. Louis Named 7th Smoggiest Large Metro Area in the Country St. Louis, MO – […]