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Join Us for the 8th Annual End Mountaintop Removal Week in Washington

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Join us this May for the 8th Annual End Mountaintop Removal Week in Washington.

We’re excited to announce that the application form is live for the 8th Annual End Mountaintop Removal Week in Washington this May 4th-8th, 2013. This event is one of the most important events of the year for those working to end mountaintop removal. Click here to apply today!

This year we will ramp up pressure on the Obama Administration to end mountaintop removal once and for all. In addition increasing pressure on federal agencies, we will continue our ongoing work to support the Clean Water Protection Act and gain new bi-partisan support for the bill. We will also begin conversations with lawmakers about the potential for economic transition legislation for the region.

Registration is now live for our 2013 End Mountaintop Removal Week in Washington this May 4th-8th! Click here to apply today!

This year we have new opportunities to make our voices heard in DC. Scholarships are limited. If you are seeking a full or partial scholarship, the deadline is March 12th. If you do not need scholarship support, the deadline to register is March 19th.

Can’t make it? Your support can make it possible for others to attend! Donate here to support the 6th Annual End Mountaintop Removal Week in Washington.

Last year’s Week in Washington was a tremendous success. More than 150 people from over 20 states came to Washington, holding over 200 meetings with Congressional offices and Agency Officials–all culminating in Appalachia Rising’s Day of Action.

2013 marks a critical moment to make the issue of mountaintop removal coal mining a top priority issue in Washington. Can you join us this year in Washington? Click here to apply!

We hope to see you in Washington!

P.S. Please forward this invitation to friends or colleagues who may be interested in joining us in Washington.

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