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Support the Bakken Pipeline Fighters at the Camp of the Sacred Stones

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Click here to chip in $30 for a tipi pole, or whatever you can to support Pipeline Fighters at the Spirit Camp. Right now, hundreds of Pipeline Fighters have gathered at the Camp of the Sacred Stones, set up by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to protect sacred land and water from the Dakota Access... Read More

PETITION: Tell Disgraced NE State Sen. Bill Kintner—Resign Now

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Nebraska Senator Bill Kintner has been found guilty by the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission of having used his state-supplied computer to exchange videos of himself masturbating with a prostitute. The Republican Senator is now ordered to pay a $1,000 fine. (1) Despite this shocking revelation, Kintner told reporters he refuses to resign his seat... Read More

Enbridge Announces Investment in Dakota Access Pipeline, Likely Shuts the Door on Sandpiper Pipeline

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Enbridge Announces Investment in Dakota Access Pipeline, Likely Shuts the Door on Sandpiper Pipeline Company’s track record raises concerns for Midwest communities Yesterday afternoon, Canadian pipeline giant Enbridge announced that, along with Marathon Petroleum, it will make a significant investment in the Bakken Pipeline System, including the controversial Dakota Access pipeline. As part of their... Read More

As Comment Period Closes, Diverse Voices Call for Overhaul of Fast-Track Pipeline Approval Process

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As Comment Period Closes, Diverse Voices Call for Overhaul of Fast-Track Pipeline Approval Process Nationwide Permit No. 12 process, up for renewal, gives blank check to Big Oil Yesterday marked the close of the comment period for the public to weigh in on the renewal of Nationwide Permit 12 (NWP12). NWP12 serves as a blanket... Read More

Enbridge Ordered to Pay $177 Million Over Disastrous Michigan Tar Sands Spill

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For Immediate Release: July 20, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb, jane@boldnebraska.com, 402-705-3622 Josh Mogerman, jmogerman@nrdc.org, 312-651-7909 Mark Westlund, mark.westlund@sierraclub.org, 510-841-8329 Andy Pearson, andy@mn350.org, 612-600-5951 Mahyar Sorour, mahyar@mpirg.org, 612-627-4035 ext. 306 Marc Fink, mfink@biologicaldiversity.org, 218-464-0539 David Turnbull, david@priceofoil.org, 202-316-3499 Enbridge Ordered to Pay $177 Million Over Disastrous Michigan Tar Sands Spill Washington — The Justice Department and... Read More

Stanton Keystone 1 Community Meeting Follow-up

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On Tuesday, July 19, Bold Nebraska hosted a Community Meeting to discuss upcoming “maintenance” planned by TransCanada on its Keystone 1 pipeline (in operation for just 5 years) in several Nebraska counties. (NOTE: If you missed the meeting, but are interested in obtaining soil and water testing kits for your land on the Keystone 1... Read More

Bold Nebraska Supports Family Ranchers and Farmers, Urges Congress to Pass Checkoff Reform

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Bold Nebraska joined more than 140 organizations, ranchers, farmers and businesses this week to applaud Senators Booker and Lee for filing legislation that, when passed, will stop commodity checkoff program abuses. Checkoff programs were established to provide equal benefits to all producers of a particular commodity by using funds gained from mandatory assessments to conduct promotion... Read More

Lincoln Community to Host “Black Lives DO Matter” Rally and March on Thursday at Nebraska State Capitol

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2016 Contact: Shannon Cameron, 402-902-9206, shannonecameron@gmail.com Pastor Janet Banks, 404-540-5363, janetgoodmanbanks@gmail.com Jane Kleeb, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org Lincoln Community to Host #BlackLivesMatter Rally and March on Thursday at Nebraska State Capitol Speakers to include Pastor Janet Banks; Pastor Jessie Myles, Michael Manquoba Dicken; Stephen Griffith; Jane Kleeb; Lincoln Police Department Chief Jeff... Read More

Rep. Brad Ashford Letter Asks PHMSA for Independent Soil and Water Testing on TransCanada’s Keystone 1 Pipeline

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Rep. Brad Ashford (D-Omaha) sent a letter dated July 6 to the U.S. Dept. of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), expressing his concern about the lack of independent soil and water testing being conducted along TransCanada’s Keystone 1 pipeline in Nebraska while the company is digging up huge sections of the pipe... Read More

July 18: Project Rawhide Town Hall Meeting

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Please come and join us for an informational town hall meeting to listen, learn, ask questions, and share your opinions on Project Rawhide, aka Costco’s proposal to put an industrial chicken processing operation in Fremont, NE. Light refreshments will be served. WHAT: Project Rawhide Town Hall Meeting WHEN: Monday, July 18, 2016, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.... Read More


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