Posts Tagged ‘Press Release’

Press Release: Congressional Leaders Introduce Arctic Refuge Protection Bill 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   February 2, 2023   Contact: Aileo Weinmann | 202-538-5038 | aileo@alaskawild.org    Congressional Leaders Introduce Arctic Refuge Protection Bill “We applaud our congressional champions for upholding the tradition of strong support for the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge”  Washington, D.C. – Leaders in the U.S. Senate and U.S. House introduced the Arctic Refuge Protection Act to designate…

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Press Release: President Biden Must Reverse Course on the Massive Proposal to Drill America’s Western Arctic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  February 1, 2023  Contact: Aileo Weinmann | 202-538-5038 | aileo@alaskawild.org President Biden Must Reverse Course on the Massive Proposal to Drill America’s Western Arctic “The President can show true climate leadership by stopping Willow, before it’s too late.”  Washington, D.C. –  Today, the U.S. Department of the Interior released a final supplemental environmental impact…

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Press Release: Corporations Continue to Walk Away from Leases to Drill in the Arctic Refuge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 22, 2022Contact:  Aileo Weinmann| 202-538-5038 | aileo@alaskawild.org                           Corporations Continue to Walk Away from Leases to Drill in the Arctic Refuge“Arctic Refuge drilling was never a good idea.” Anchorage, AK – Knik Arm Services has canceled its lease in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, following Regenerate Alaska’s recent lease withdrawal, marking another step…

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Press Release: Inflation Reduction Act Gives Alaska Cold Shoulder, Notwithstanding Overall Climate Progress

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 12, 2022Contact:  Aileo Weinmann| 202-538-5038 | aileo@alaskawild.org                           Inflation Reduction Act Gives Alaska Cold Shoulder, Notwithstanding Overall Climate Progress“Despite progress on climate action, Alaska and America’s Arctic was mostly forgotten in this deal.” Washington, D.C. – The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, approved by the House, follows the Senate’s missed opportunity to repeal…

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Press Release: Reconciliation bill offers climate progress, misses opportunity to protect Arctic Refuge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 7, 2022Contact:  Aileo Weinmann| 202-538-5038 | aileo@alaskawild.org                           Reconciliation bill offers climate progress, misses opportunity to protect Arctic Refuge“While we too celebrate a win today for our climate as a whole, we are also doubling down on our efforts to make certain public lands are the focus of future climate progress.” Washington, D.C.…

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Press Release: Reconciliation bill promises climate progress, misses opportunity to protect Arctic Refuge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 28, 2022Contact:  Kristen Miller | Tel: 202-210-8760 | Email: kristen@alaskawild.org Reconciliation bill promises climate progress, misses opportunity to protect Arctic RefugeAlaska Wilderness League exploring every option to repeal failed leasing program in final bill Washington, D.C. – The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, recently announced by Senators Schumer and Manchin, comes as…

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