Public Opposition To Dismantling The EPA

Thu, 10 Feb 2011 16:00:00 GMT

The Natural Resources Defense Council holds a conference call briefing, beginning at 11 a.m., to discuss and release a survey on data that show strong public opposition to “dismantling the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) updates to clean-up standards for carbon, smog and other pollution” proposed by House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton, R-Mich.

  • Peter Altman, climate campaign director of the Natural Resources Defense Council
  • Tom Jensen, director of Public Policy Polling

Contact: Leslie Anderson, 703-276-3256,

Call-in, 800-860-2442; ask for the “EPA/Energy and Commerce Committee member surveys” news event. A streaming audio replay of the news event will be available at 4 p.m. February 10 online: