League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Senior Vice President for Political Affairs Tony Massaro issued the following statement after Michigan Congressman Tim Walberg called for drilling under the
"Instead of working to address global warming by investing in clean renewable energy, Rep. Tim Walberg this week called for oil drilling under the
Preserving and protecting the
We can improve our economy and create jobs by investing in
Rep. Walberg's proposal would risk taking the "Great" out of our lakes. We hope he will reconsider his ill-conceived position."
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