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To: President Donald Trump, The United States House of Representatives, and The United States Senate

Congress: Protect Our Communities; Reject the Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act

Reason for signing

  • The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) must cease issuing Certificates of “Public Convenience and Necessity” to Energy Companies for the construction and operation interstate oil and gas pipelines across the United States. The purpose of these pipelines is not to benefit the public; they advance the economic interest of private parties given ownership or use of the property taken. Invoke Section 3(d) in Executive Order 13406 since these pipelines are a harmful use of land that co...