ACLC NEWS: Deputy Director Mary Cromer Testifies Before U.S. House Committee About Coal Impacts on Flooding
During her testimony, Mary discussed the flooding and the impact of climate change and mountaintop removal mining on extreme weather events. The hearing also highlighted the impact major new federal investments in abandoned mine land clean-up could have in mitigating some of these risks. The hearing is entitled: Fueling the Climate Crisis: Examining Big Oil’s Prices, Profits, and Pledges.
Tune in to Mary’s testimony here starting at 41 minutes.