Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
If you are a health professional, add your name now to the letter to President Obama.
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: State Capitol
All interested Texans, we have a two-for-one special on Advocacy this month! Get it while it’s hot!
Please joins us for a day of advocacy at the Texas state Capitol. You can add your voice to raise awareness on environmental issues, and on increasing healthcare access for all Texans!
Registration links are below, or you can contact Austin PSR directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see you there!
Alliance For A Clean Texas (ACT)
Wednesday March 20th, 8am - 1pm
Austin Legislative Conference Center, Texas Capitol Extension, Room E2.002
ACT Lobby Day is Wednesday, March 20th at the Capitol. Join environmental, consumer, and public health activists from around the state for our day of united legislative action in 83rd Legislative Session. On Lobby Day, we work together to make Texas legislators aware of the important environmental issues facing our state and the legislation they should pass to address these problems. It is a day of advocacy, a day of community and a day of action. By joining with ACT on our Lobby Day, you are sharing your voice with the thousands of Texans united to make Texas a healthier, cleaner place to live. You will receive briefings about the priority issues for 2013 and advocacy training to communicate with decision makers more effectively.
Women's Healthcare Advocacy Day
Wednesday , March 20th
10:00am - 4:00pm
The Texas Women's Healthcare Coalition invites supporters to participate in the Women's Health Advocacy day in Austin to help make an incredible difference for Texas women, babies and families. This is an opportunity for you to personally ask state leaders to prioritize women's health this session, ensuring all Texas women have access to the family planning and preventive services they need. No prior experience is needed! We will train and equip you with the tools necessary to guarantee a quality discussion with your representation!
It is extremely important we flood the Capitol halls with a unified voice of support from all regions of the state. Please do what you can to share this invitation with your members, friends and family.
Oppose fast-track legislation that opens the door wider for trade deals that would invalidate many health-protective laws and regulations.
Coal ash is toxic. Tell President Obama that protection from coal ash contamination has to be robust, mandatory and nationwide.
Human exposure to PFCs is wide-spread. For decades PFCs have been released into the environment from manufacturing facilities, leading to contamination of food and certain water supplies. Read more »
On this PSR webinar, Jonathan Levy, ScD, of Boston University School of Public Health, shared details of the study he recently coauthored that quantifies the significant health impacts that will accrue from implementing the EPA's Clean Power Plan and projects these benefits by state. Read more »
PSR's annual report for 2013. Read more »