Pittsburgh’s extreme embrace of coal, oil, and gas lobbyists

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A new report from F Minus and LittleSis finds that Pittsburgh has the most “extreme embrace” of fossil fuel lobbyists of any big American city and that the climate goals of many Pittsburgh institutions are being undermined by their own lobbyists, many of whom also work for coal, oil, and gas interests. The two groups called on the City of Pittsburgh, the School District of Pittsburgh, the University of Pittsburgh, and other leading institutions to cut ties with them and adopt policies against working with such lobbyists in the future.

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