Climate Change Education Funding in Jeopardy

Please call Representative Cravaack’s office today (202) 225-6211 and tell him to vote NO on Amendment 7 to HR 5326 (from Congressional Record 5/7/12)

Sample talking points

  • I am a constituent from ____…
  • I’m calling today about your amendment to eliminate the NSF climate change education program…
  • Environmental and Climate Change Education is important to me because…
  • I’m involved in X, Y and Z related to this issue…
  • I hope you will consider withdrawing your amendment to eliminate NSF’s climate change education program

More on HR 5326
AMENDMENT NO. 7: At the end of the bill (before the short title), insert the following: SEC. ll. None of the funds made available by this Act may be used to carry out the activities of the Climate Change Education program of the National Science Foundation.

For more background, here is NSF’s program summary.

Here is the list of NSF grantees.


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