“In this defining moment we have about $1.1 billion in benefits to our waterways and to our fisheries and to our environment in the state of
“We just got through doing something common. We had some delicious seafood from
Gilliard was followed at the podium by State Rep.
“This is not just a coastal issue; this is a
“We saw in
But other states have been vocal, too.
Despite the clear link between climate change and burning fossil fuels, the lawmakers didn’t broach that topic, instead sticking to the economic threats to the coast posed by oil spills and concern for marine species, especially north
Gilliard urged constituents to call their legislators to say, “Stand with
And he repeated praise for Kemp’s anti-drilling stance.
“It’s important that I say today I’m very proud of our governor, who has also taken a stance in these areas saying he’d be in support of standing against offshore drilling in
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