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For the first time in far too long, the Michigan Office of Attorney General stood up in court to protect the waters that belong to the people of Michigan. We've been working to hear opening arguments in a lawsuit to decommission Line 5 for years.

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Please join us in signing this thank you letter to Attorney General Nessel and her team.

The wealth and power of the entire fossil fuel industry and their allies are aligned against us and our Attorney General, but the title of this case is “THE PEOPLE OF MICHIGAN v Enbridge.”

Let our advocates in the Attorney General’s office know that the people they represent have their backs and are thankful for the hard work and long hours they are putting in to face off against the wealthiest and most powerful industry in the history of the world.

 

Dear Attorney General Nessel, Deputy Attorneys General Manning, Reichel, and Bock, and staff of the Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture Division:

On May 22nd, we watched the Michigan Attorney General’s office take a stand to protect our public water resources on behalf of the people. Michigan residents have been asking for this for a long time and we thank you all for your efforts on our behalf.

For years, we have been calling for action to shut down the Line 5 pipeline, which as you know presents a constant and unnecessary threat to our state’s greatest treasure. It is inspiring to see the work that you all have put in to bring this case on behalf of the people. While the oil industry and other powerful financial interests are aligned against you, know that the people of Michigan and people around the world who value our Great Lakes are in your corner.

We know that this case is a long way from being decided, but we are grateful for your efforts, and the people of Michigan are with you as this case moves forward.

Thank you all!

 

1,446 Thank You's
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  • Trudi Cooper
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:55:22 -0400
  • Joshua Denner
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:55:19 -0400
  • Tina Hughes
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:55:06 -0400
    Thank you for standing up for Michigan!
  • Dagny Monette
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:55:00 -0400
  • Ken Hopper
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:54:49 -0400
    Thank you for moving forward with this important cause for the future of residents and visitors to the area.
  • Kirk Harder
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:54:30 -0400
  • Joanne Cromley
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:53:44 -0400
  • Wendy Wad
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:53:21 -0400
    thank you for leading
  • Peggy Townsend
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:52:57 -0400
  • Mary M Miner
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:52:55 -0400
  • Merv and Marilyn Carse
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:52:53 -0400
  • Susan Lenfestey
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:52:27 -0400
    Hang in there, we need you more than ever in this surreal time.
  • David Stevens
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:52:01 -0400
  • James Walker
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:51:52 -0400
    Thank you!
  • Natsumi Asanuma
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:51:17 -0400
  • Monica Dutmers
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:50:30 -0400
    Thank you for fighting for the people of MI and our clean water. Our lives depend on it! Keep up the good work!
  • David Olshansky
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:50:12 -0400
    Thank you AG for keeping our water ways safe and clean.
  • April Plous
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:48:35 -0400
  • Kurt Luttermoser
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:48:30 -0400
  • Ruth Mohr
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:48:16 -0400
  • Cindy Streekstra
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:48:00 -0400
  • Katherine Heins
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:47:52 -0400
  • Anne Foote
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:47:49 -0400
    Thank for caring about our Great Lakes
  • Gustavo Rojas
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:47:04 -0400
  • Gail Lockhart
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:46:49 -0400
    Our state has been a danger to the environment for at least a century!!! Look what our Great Lakes have had to endure, and still do. It is time that this Great and Beautiful state stands up to corporate greed, and begins to heal our inspiring environment. We would like tourists also to revel in our state’s beauty. Residents of this state are tired of being taken for granted with our health. We need clean air and water for all who live and travel here.
  • Daniel Drewyer
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:46:17 -0400
    Great Work!
  • Daniel Boynton
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:45:57 -0400
  • Liz More
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:45:43 -0400
  • Linda Neely
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:45:38 -0400
    Thank you for standing up for the environment, It has needed someone in government on its side since the Pilgrims landed.
  • Kathleen List
    endorsed 2020-05-26 14:45:21 -0400
    No ‘s on you’s – it should be plural (yous), not possessive. Grammarian

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