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New Campaign Shows How CA Climate Change Laws Help Disadvantaged Communities

UpLiftCA.org Highlights Impact on Real Californians: Jobs, Clean Air, Healthy & Thriving Neighborhoods Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – Today The Greenlining Institute launched a new campaign to highlight how California’s climate change…
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EPA Urged to Model Clean Power Plan on California

Revenues Should Help Highly Polluted, Disadvantaged Communities, Greenlining Institute and APEN Say Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) WASHINGTON – In comments filed late yesterday with the Environmental Protection Agency, the California-based Greenlining Institute and Asian…
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Auto Show Dreams Become Real: CA Puts Electric Cars in Reach of Working Families

New Programs, Incentives Make Clean Transportation Affordable Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) LOS ANGELES – As the Los Angeles International Auto Show prepares to dazzle the media and the public this week with exotic dream machines, California…
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Enrollment for Health Coverage Starts Nov. 15

Greenlining Institute Urges Californians to Learn About Their Options as Covered California Builds on Last Year’s Success Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – Following a successful launch which brought affordable health coverage to 1.1 million…
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Electric Cars Are Becoming More Affordable; Drive One at UC Riverside Nov. 16

New Law Brings Plug-In Cars Within Reach of Working Families Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) RIVERSIDE – Thanks to a new state law taking effect in January, generous incentives will make it easier for low- and moderate-income…
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New Report Asks: Do SF Hospitals Keep their Bargain with Taxpayers?

More Transparency Needed, Advocates Say. Hospitals Decline to Answer Questions Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – California not-for-profit hospitals receive more than twice as much in tax breaks as they give back to taxpayers in…
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Greenlining Tells FCC: Don’t Force Low-Income Consumers to the “Back of the Digital Bus”

Advocates Urge Regulators to Reject Watered-Down Industry Proposals Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) WASHINGTON – The Greenlining Institute today filed its formal reply urging the Federal Communications Commission to reject proposals from telecommunications providers suggesting that the FCC issue…
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