If Polluters’ Lobbyists Were Asthmatic Children

A new ad by the Sierra Club and Natural Resources Defense Council poses the question: What if you replace Congress’ polluter lobbyists with asthmatic children? “If every polluter’s lobbyist around Congress was suddenly replaced by severely asthmatic children, then maybe Congress wouldn’t always be trying to gut clean air standards,” a narrator says. The ad buy raises awareness about the EPA’s new standards for carbon pollution from power plants and celebrates the upcoming release of the rule, which has been under review for four months.

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