August 2017

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Lobby. Resist. Persist. X3

meg, August 31, 2017

60-70 people filled the Oakton Library meeting room on September 29 for Professor Vivian E. Thomson’s talk on her book “Climate of Capitulation: An Insider’s Account of State Power In a Coal Nation.” Prof. Thomson, an UVA Professor in the Departments of Environmental Sciences and Politics, a former Senior Analyst and Manager at the EPA,… Read more »

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Northam gets lukewarm reception from Fairfax County environmentalists

meg, August 19, 2017

Virginia gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam addresses the Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions. ANGELA WOOLSEY/FAIRFAX COUNTY TIMES   As a politician, Virginia Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam is no stranger to skeptical crowds, but as the Democratic nominee for governor of Virginia, he might not have expected to get such a lukewarm reception from a… Read more »

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August Newsletter

meg, August 18, 2017

It’s been just one month since I began my role as FACS’ Executive Director, and I am truly inspired by the scale and scope of work being done by our congregations and partners, but even more by the passion and commitment I’ve witnessed. It may be vacation season, but there is a lot of exciting… Read more »

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FACS’ Dialogue on Energy with Ralph Northam

meg, August 18, 2017

  Congratulations and thank you to the nearly 200 of you that attended our “Dialogue on Virginia’s Energy Future” with Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Ralph Northam on Monday. With a packed room, Dr. Northam could not mistake the overwhelming commitment and passion for a low-carbon, clean energy future from the faith-based community and our partners. Our… Read more »