Liz Judge is a campaign manager at Earthjustice, a nonprofit public interest law firm dedicated to protecting the magnificent places, natural resources, and wildlife of this earth, and to defending the right of all people to a healthy environment. She organizes activists, members of the general public, and coalitions nationwide to work collectively to guarantee clean air and clean water for the people and wildlife on this planet. Liz also manages media outreach and relations on several environmental campaigns, working to tell the stories of the fight for a safer, healthier, more just, and more vital environment.
Some of us may not think twice about a glass of clean water, a swimmable lake, or a fishable river, but clean water is not an accident.
There are several no-brainer decisions the president must make this year. President Obama won the White House on a platform of hope and change – promising an end to dirty corporate influence over our political system and a beginning to an era in which our energy choices lead us to a clean, sustainable future, or at least don’t kill us or make us sick.