Waterford Democratic Club
“Progressives... for Waterford Progress”
Guest Speakers: Randy Block, Gray Panthers of Metro Detroit. Marjorie Findley and Todd Bazzett, Committee to Ban Fracking.
Monthly Meetings: 3rd Tuesday, Monthly, 7:00 p.m.
VFW 1008, 1690 Airport Rd., Waterford, MI
E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.wdemclub.org
Sierra Club: State Lawmakers Get Low Marks
Latest Scorecard Shows House Members Get a “D” and Senate Receives a Failing Grade On Key Environmental Votes
LANSING - The Sierra Club Michigan Chapter today released its Legislative Scorecard, which tracked environmental voting behavior ofÂ state House and Senate members during the 2013-14 legislative session. The Michigan Senate scored an average failing grade of 48 percent, with the House receiving a narrow passing grade of 60 percent. While the Scorecard generally showed that Democrats voted to maintain or strengthen environmental protections- more disturbingly - it showed Republicans generally voted to weaken or eliminate environmental protections... READ MORE HERE.
Read Mark Totten and former Michigan Attorney General Frank Kelley’s op-ed in the Detroit Free Press calling for reforms to end the pay-to-play politics that has infected the office of state attorneys general around the nation here. And check out Mark’s Facebook page.
ATTENTION: Local fracking concerns on our “Take Action” web page...
Waterford Democratic Club Meetings
VFW - Heart of the Lakes, 1690 Airport Road, Waterford, Michigan
(between M-59 and Hatchery Road)