Mt. Pleasant Citizens’ Climate Lobby/Education will meet on Thursday, February 14, 7:00-8:30 p.m., at the Commission on Aging, 2200 S. Lincoln Road (behind the church). The video speaker will be Dr. Natasha DeJarnett, a research coordinator at the National Environmental Health Association. Her specialty areas include climate change and environmental exposures. Dr. DeJarnett received her PhD in Public Health from the University of Louisville in 2013. As a postdoc at the University, she was awarded a fellowship by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to investigate cardiovascular risks of air pollution exposures. She also serves on the board of Citizens’ Climate Education.
Other business includes learning how to discuss the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act, H.R. 763, a revenue-neutral, bipartisan price on carbon that is effective, good for people and the economy.