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Greenpeace slams climate change bill in House listen

05/26/09 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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Last week, California Democratic Representative Henry Waxman was able, despite strong Republican opposition, to get an energy and climate bill through the House Energy and Commerce Committee that he chairs.

Instead of elation by environmental groups being pleased to see this bill get through the first of several committees in the House, there is a lot of disappointment.

Kert Davies is research director for Greenpeace USA, based in Washington. Last week, the group said on its website th...

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Publix named worst place to buy seafood listen

06/18/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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The environmental group Greenpeace has just released a report on its evaluations of the seafood departments at 20 leading U.S. supermarkets. The results are mostly failing, with Florida based stores performing extremely low.

Kash N Karry ranked 14th, Sweetbay 15th, and dead last at 20th was Publix.

Leading the charts were Whole Foods, with Sam’s Club in third place, Wal-Mart fourth, and SuperTarget fifth.

Mark Flogel, a researcher with, said the key statistics Greenp...


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