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PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT

"We must ask more of ourselves, we must expect more of each other, and we must face our challenges together. . . . Our fifth challenge: to leave our environment safe and clean for the next generation."

President Clinton
January 23, 1996

President Clinton and Vice President Gore help repair flood
damage along the Potomac River, Earth Day-1996.

During the last generation, we made great progress in protecting the environment. We now have cleaner, safer air and water. We must continue to move forward. A third of us still breathe air that endangers our heath, and in too many communities, the water is not safe to drink. President Clinton is committed to making common sense reforms to environmental programs and is determined to block attempts to roll back conservation programs.

A RECORD OF ACCOMPLISHMENT:

THE CHALLENGES AHEAD:

President Clinton will continue to support policies that protect our health and natural resources while making common sense reforms to environmental programs by:



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