Two of the major challenges facing us today are global climate change and the failing economy, sending more and more people into poverty. A green economy has the potential to address both of these issues simultaneously. Yet, while president-elect Obama has mentioned green jobs, he has yet to make it the cornerstone of his economic recovery plan.
The letter below calls for president-elect Obama to affirm his commitment to a green economy, one that protects the needs of both earth and people. Please review the letter and edit it to fit your needs. Consider adding a personal statement about your beliefs or your experiences.