'; } // return array of supporters (Supporter,Link), selected randomly function randomSupporters($limit = false) { $sql = "Select * from ActiveSupporters"; if ($limit) $sql .= " limit $num"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $res = array(); if ($result) { while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)) { $link = trim($row['Website'] != ''?$row['Website']: ($row['FacebookFollowing']?$row['Facebook']: ($row['TwitterFollowing']?$row['Twitter']: ($row['GooglePlusFollowing']?$row['GooglePlus']: ($row['OtherSocialMedia']?$row['OtherSocialMedia']:false) ) ) ) ); if ($link && strncasecmp($link,'http:',5)) $link = 'http://'.$link; $res[] = array('Supporter'=>$row['GroupName'],'Link'=>$link); } } return $res; } // return Weekly Audience Average function weeklyAudienceAverage() { $sql = "select * from BrochureGeneral where Dname='WeeklyAudienceAverage'"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $row = mysql_fetch_array($result); if ($row) return $row['DValue']; } ?> Public News Service Newscasts https://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php Public News Service The Public News Service provides reporting on a wide range of social, community, and environmental issues for mainstream and alternative media. Public News Service info@publicnewsservice.org no Women of Color Lead "Fighter League" to Combat Climate Change in the South Tue, 30 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-30/climate-change-air-quality/women-of-color-lead-fighter-league-to-combat-climate-change-in-the-south/a67319-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-30/climate-change-air-quality/women-of-color-lead-fighter-league-to-combat-climate-change-in-the-south/a67319-1 Fighter League" is arming women of color with the tools they need to fight climate change. Two national groups, the Movement Strategy Center and the Solutions Project, founded by celebrities such as Mark Ruffalo, are making a concerted effort to fund and support women such as Mary Gutierrez. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Community Issues and Volunteering Energy Policy Environment Human Rights/Racial Justice Women's New Bill Could Help Protect Florida's At-Risk Wildlife Tue, 23 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-23/endangered-species-and-wildlife/new-bill-could-help-protect-floridas-at-risk-wildlife/a67237-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-23/endangered-species-and-wildlife/new-bill-could-help-protect-floridas-at-risk-wildlife/a67237-1 Recovering America's Wildlife Act aims to help states protect an estimated 12,000 species of fish and wildlife across the country. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Public Comment Open on Device to Save Millions of Fish Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-05-03/oceans/public-comment-open-on-device-to-save-millions-of-fish/a66366-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-05-03/oceans/public-comment-open-on-device-to-save-millions-of-fish/a66366-1 (Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Environment Oceans Scallopers Urged to Minimize Threat to Seagrass Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-04-19/environment/scallopers-urged-to-minimize-threat-to-seagrass/a66209-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-04-19/environment/scallopers-urged-to-minimize-threat-to-seagrass/a66209-1 this year's scalloping season, they'll find a new education campaign about the importance of seagrass. There has been an increased threat to undersea communities of seagrass that are filled with animals such as bay scallops, varieties of fish and small organisms that grow on the grass blades that other animals such as manatees feed on. ...(Read More)]]> Environment Oceans Water Florida Exceeds "Million Pollinator Garden Challenge" Goal Wed, 13 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-03-13/environment/florida-exceeds-million-pollinator-garden-challenge-goal/a65810-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-03-13/environment/florida-exceeds-million-pollinator-garden-challenge-goal/a65810-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment New Congress Poised to Protect Public Lands Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-22/public-lands-wilderness/new-congress-poised-to-protect-public-lands/a65616-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-22/public-lands-wilderness/new-congress-poised-to-protect-public-lands/a65616-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Energy Policy Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Appeals Court Hears Arguments on Proposed Oil Well in Everglades Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-08/environment/appeals-court-hears-arguments-on-proposed-oil-well-in-everglades/a65144-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-08/environment/appeals-court-hears-arguments-on-proposed-oil-well-in-everglades/a65144-1 (Read More)]]> Endangered Species & Wildlife Energy Policy Environment Toxics Water Lawsuit Threatened Over Lake Okeechobee Discharges Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-12-20/environment/lawsuit-threatened-over-lake-okeechobee-discharges/a65003-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-12-20/environment/lawsuit-threatened-over-lake-okeechobee-discharges/a65003-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Environmental Justice Toxics Water Environment, Public Lands Take Spotlight in Fla. Midterm Election Thu, 25 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-25/public-lands-wilderness/environment-public-lands-take-spotlight-in-fla-midterm-election/a64395-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-25/public-lands-wilderness/environment-public-lands-take-spotlight-in-fla-midterm-election/a64395-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water Florida’s Environmental Concerns Prompt New Institute to Inform Public Mon, 22 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-22/climate-change-air-quality/floridas-environmental-concerns-prompt-new-institute-to-inform-public/a64372-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-22/climate-change-air-quality/floridas-environmental-concerns-prompt-new-institute-to-inform-public/a64372-1 Thompson Institute for Earth Systems at the University of Florida says it wants to make sure people are in the know about the latest environmental risks and developments in the state. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Education Environment Oceans Water How Will Hurricane Michael Affect Florida's Red Tide Outbreak? Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-10/environment/how-will-hurricane-michael-affect-floridas-red-tide-outbreak/a64251-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-10/environment/how-will-hurricane-michael-affect-floridas-red-tide-outbreak/a64251-1 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have said no past hurricane has managed to break up a red-tide outbreak, but the cases where blooms and hurricanes occur at the same time are rare. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Oceans Waste Reduction/Recycling Red Tide Continues to Harm Florida’s Coasts Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-08-24/environment/red-tide-continues-to-harm-floridas-coasts/a63790-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-08-24/environment/red-tide-continues-to-harm-floridas-coasts/a63790-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Oceans Public Lands/Wilderness FL Environmental Groups: More Solar, Not Offshore Drilling Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-08-21/energy-policy/fl-environmental-groups-more-solar-not-offshore-drilling/a63751-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-08-21/energy-policy/fl-environmental-groups-more-solar-not-offshore-drilling/a63751-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Oceans Veterans Call on Congress to Reauthorize Funding for Public Lands Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-25/public-lands-wilderness/veterans-call-on-congress-to-reauthorize-funding-for-public-lands/a63445-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-25/public-lands-wilderness/veterans-call-on-congress-to-reauthorize-funding-for-public-lands/a63445-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Labor and Health Groups Push to Ban Harmful Pesticide Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-10/environment/labor-and-health-groups-push-to-ban-harmful-pesticide/a63271-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-10/environment/labor-and-health-groups-push-to-ban-harmful-pesticide/a63271-1 not to ban a widely used pesticide linked to neurodevelopment damage in children. A coalition of labor and health organizations represented by Earthjustice went before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in Seattle urging the court to force the EPA to ban the chemical chlorpyrifos, which was declared unsafe during the Obama administration. 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More than 1.7 million Floridians hold policies in the program, the most of any state in the country, and experts say they are at risk of not being able to rebuild from future storms because the flood program is unsustainable. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Environment Water Farmworker Groups Sue EPA for Withholding New Pesticide Training Materials Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-31/environment/farmworker-groups-sue-epa-for-withholding-new-pesticide-training-materials/a62715-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-31/environment/farmworker-groups-sue-epa-for-withholding-new-pesticide-training-materials/a62715-2 (Read More)]]> Environment Environmental Justice Health Immigrant Rural/Farming Toxics Veterans Call on Congress to Protect "Lands of the Free" Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-25/public-lands-wilderness/veterans-call-on-congress-to-protect-lands-of-the-free/a62657-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-25/public-lands-wilderness/veterans-call-on-congress-to-protect-lands-of-the-free/a62657-1 a letter urging Congress to reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund, a program that helps protect some of the nation's most historic battlefields, monuments and public lands. Garett Reppenhagen is the son of a Vietnam Veteran, grandson of two World War II veterans, and served in Kosovo and Iraq. ...(Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Experts: Be Prepared for Hurricane Season Regardless of Prediction Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-21/environment/experts-be-prepared-for-hurricane-season-regardless-of-prediction/a62594-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-21/environment/experts-be-prepared-for-hurricane-season-regardless-of-prediction/a62594-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Oceans Increased Youth Activism May Not Correspond to Voter Turnout Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-19/civic-engagement/increased-youth-activism-may-not-correspond-to-voter-turnout/a62238-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-19/civic-engagement/increased-youth-activism-may-not-correspond-to-voter-turnout/a62238-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Civic Engagement Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Gun Violence Prevention Youth Conservation Groups Urge More Funding to Fix Wildlife Crisis Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-30/endangered-species-and-wildlife/conservation-groups-urge-more-funding-to-fix-wildlife-crisis/a62010-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-30/endangered-species-and-wildlife/conservation-groups-urge-more-funding-to-fix-wildlife-crisis/a62010-1 a new report showing one-third of species in the U.S. are vulnerable to extinction. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Native Plants Turn Backyards Into Nature Preserves Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-19/environment/native-plants-turn-backyards-into-nature-preserves/a61867-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-19/environment/native-plants-turn-backyards-into-nature-preserves/a61867-1 (Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Consumer Environment Sustainable Agriculture Opponents Warn Offshore-Drilling Announcement is Sign of What's to Come Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-19/environment/opponents-warn-offshore-drilling-announcement-is-sign-of-whats-to-come/a61500-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-19/environment/opponents-warn-offshore-drilling-announcement-is-sign-of-whats-to-come/a61500-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Oceans Water Talking to a Wall: Offshore Drilling Plan Draws Protests Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-09/energy-policy/talking-to-a-wall-offshore-drilling-plan-draws-protests/a61381-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-09/energy-policy/talking-to-a-wall-offshore-drilling-plan-draws-protests/a61381-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Oceans Report on Solar in Florida Shows Progress Thu, 08 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-08/energy-policy/report-on-solar-in-florida-shows-progress/a61360-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-08/energy-policy/report-on-solar-in-florida-shows-progress/a61360-1 2016 Solar Census report by the Solar Foundation, showing Florida solar jobs are growing 10-times faster than the state's economy overall. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Energy Policy Environment Study: Treated Oil, Gas Wastewater Leaves Radioactive Contamination Tue, 06 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-06/environment/study-treated-oil-gas-wastewater-leaves-radioactive-contamination/a61322-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-06/environment/study-treated-oil-gas-wastewater-leaves-radioactive-contamination/a61322-1 radioactive deposits in the stream beds where it is released. A team of Duke University researchers has found highly elevated levels of radium in the mud where three Pennsylvania treatment plants release wastewater. ...(Read More)]]> Environment Nuclear Waste Waste Reduction/Recycling Water Welfare Reform Activists Plan Rally for Fracking Ban at Capitol Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-30/energy-policy/activists-plan-rally-for-fracking-ban-at-capitol/a61217-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-30/energy-policy/activists-plan-rally-for-fracking-ban-at-capitol/a61217-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Public Lands/Wilderness Water Environmental Groups Question Motives for Florida Drilling Exemption Thu, 11 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-11/environment/environmental-groups-question-motives-for-florida-drilling-exemption/a60991-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-11/environment/environmental-groups-question-motives-for-florida-drilling-exemption/a60991-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Energy Policy Environment Oceans Water Trump Faces Opposition in Florida Over Offshore Drilling Fri, 05 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-05/energy-policy/trump-faces-opposition-in-florida-over-offshore-drilling/a60898-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-05/energy-policy/trump-faces-opposition-in-florida-over-offshore-drilling/a60898-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Oceans Toxics Water What Grade Would You Give Your Lawmaker? Mon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-30/civic-engagement/what-grade-would-you-give-your-lawmaker/a60041-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-30/civic-engagement/what-grade-would-you-give-your-lawmaker/a60041-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Civic Engagement Education Environment Gun Violence Prevention Livable Wages/Working Families Social Justice Report: Solar Permits Surge in Florida Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-16/energy-policy/report-solar-permits-surge-in-florida/a59848-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-16/energy-policy/report-solar-permits-surge-in-florida/a59848-1 A new report by the solar industry publication PV Magazine showed the Sunshine State leading the nation in solar growth, with a 110 percent increase in new residential solar permits granted last year over the previous year. ...(Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Climate Change/Air Quality Consumer Energy Policy Environment Climate Change: Is Florida a "State of Denial?" Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-09-25/climate-change-air-quality/climate-change-is-florida-a-state-of-denial/a59561-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-09-25/climate-change-air-quality/climate-change-is-florida-a-state-of-denial/a59561-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Oceans After Irma, Solar Power Helped Keep Florida Shining Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-09-19/energy-policy/after-irma-solar-power-helped-keep-florida-shining/a59469-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-09-19/energy-policy/after-irma-solar-power-helped-keep-florida-shining/a59469-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Urban Planning/Transportation Will Florida Utility Customers Pay Now for Future Power? Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-21/energy-policy/will-florida-utility-customers-pay-now-for-future-power/a59074-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-21/energy-policy/will-florida-utility-customers-pay-now-for-future-power/a59074-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Energy Policy Environment Comment Period Ending for Offshore Drilling Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-15/environment/comment-period-ending-for-offshore-drilling/a58982-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-15/environment/comment-period-ending-for-offshore-drilling/a58982-1 comment on a plan by the Trump administration to undo Obama-era protections for the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans. 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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-28/environment/more-radioactive-waste-coming-to-florida/a58718-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-28/environment/more-radioactive-waste-coming-to-florida/a58718-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Energy Policy Environment Health Nuclear Waste Toxics FL Leaders Push for Climate Action at Mayors' Conference in Miami Beach Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-26/civic-engagement/fl-leaders-push-for-climate-action-at-mayors-conference-in-miami-beach/a58254-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-26/civic-engagement/fl-leaders-push-for-climate-action-at-mayors-conference-in-miami-beach/a58254-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Water Will Wind, Solar Growth Continue in Sunshine State? Tue, 06 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-06/energy-policy/will-wind-solar-growth-continue-in-sunshine-state/a57985-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-06/energy-policy/will-wind-solar-growth-continue-in-sunshine-state/a57985-1 renewable energy has doubled its output and now provides nearly 20 percent of electricity in the U.S. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Lawsuit Filed Over Management of Apalachicola River and Bay Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-02/water/lawsuit-filed-over-management-of-apalachicola-river-and-bay/a57511-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-02/water/lawsuit-filed-over-management-of-apalachicola-river-and-bay/a57511-1 federal lawsuit alleges that the way the U.S. ...(Read More)]]> Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water A Wildlife Makeover for Broward County School Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-28/endangered-species-and-wildlife/a-wildlife-makeover-for-broward-county-school/a57472-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-28/endangered-species-and-wildlife/a-wildlife-makeover-for-broward-county-school/a57472-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Floridians Ready to March for Science Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-21/environment/floridians-ready-to-march-for-science/a57378-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-21/environment/floridians-ready-to-march-for-science/a57378-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Environment Health Report Urges FL to Make the Most of Deepwater Horizon Settlement Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-12/environment/report-urges-fl-to-make-the-most-of-deepwater-horizon-settlement/a57191-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-12/environment/report-urges-fl-to-make-the-most-of-deepwater-horizon-settlement/a57191-1 a list of 50 restoration projects its scientists believe will make the most difference in the overall health of the gulf. ...(Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Energy Policy Environment Oceans Florida Pipeline Protests Grow as Construction Continues Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-02-02/energy-policy/florida-pipeline-protests-grow-as-construction-continues/a56202-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-02-02/energy-policy/florida-pipeline-protests-grow-as-construction-continues/a56202-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Energy Policy Environment Water Nurses Commit to Protecting Climate, Environment Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-17/climate-change-air-quality/nurses-commit-to-protecting-climate-environment/a55906-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-17/climate-change-air-quality/nurses-commit-to-protecting-climate-environment/a55906-1 report from the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments looks at the role nurses can play in combatting the impacts of climate change, which in Florida include sea-level rise, increased floods and hurricanes, and problems with mosquito populations. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Health Oceans Florida Moms Rally Against EPA Nominee Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-13/environment/florida-moms-rally-against-epa-nominee/a55873-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-13/environment/florida-moms-rally-against-epa-nominee/a55873-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Consumer Energy Policy Environment Health Social Justice Toxics Women's Youth Poll: Florida Latino Voters Want Action On Climate Change Wed, 28 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-28/environment/poll-florida-latino-voters-want-action-on-climate-change/a55626-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-28/environment/poll-florida-latino-voters-want-action-on-climate-change/a55626-1 a new survey finds a strong percentage want action to combat climate change. Political opinion research firm Latino Decisions polled Latino voters in seven key states on the eve of the November election and found the majority are concerned about climate change, air pollution and other public health threats. ...(Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Health Immigrant