Forestry-related businesses employ nearly 3 million people nationally, and 30,000 in New York State alone.
In addition to their economic impact, our forests provide us with recreation, wildlife habitats, clean air and water, and many other benefits. https://t.co/QaLJm12bwI
Republicans want to eradicate lead poisoning and have cleaner air, but at a regulated pace that won't negatively affect the economy and the very people the cleaner conditions will help.
Democrats it is a national priority to eradicate lead poisoning, which disproportionately impacts low-income children and can lead to lifelong health and educational challenges.