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July 29, 2014
Washington, D.C. – The Sierra Club today began a misleading series of radio ads in Pennsylvania and the surrounding region touting a non-existent link between carbon emissions and childhood asthma. The ads began running ahead of a two-day public hearing in Pittsburgh hosted by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on proposed carbon regulations for existing power plants.    “The Sierra Club has once again used the false link between a terrible chronic illness and carbon dioxide to peddle messages of gloom and doom in an attempt to demonize America’s most reliable sources of electricity,” said Laura Sheehan, senior...

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