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Paula Jean Swearengin on Environment

 

 


West Virginia rivers and streams are constantly threatened

Q: What areas of public policy are you personally passionate about?

A: West Virginia rivers and streams are constantly threatened by drainage, dumping, spills, and run-off from all of the industries who get tax and regulation breaks in the name of jobs. Explosions, leaks, and five-day chemical fires have filled our air with toxins. Even worse, most of the companies guilty of these abuses are often headquartered out-of-state and are reporting record profits! CEOs are raking in millions in salaries and bonuses at the expense of our health. Clean air and water should always be part of the cost of doing business.

Source: Ballotpedia statement for 2020 West Virginia Senate race , Apr 10, 2018

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