May 1, 2017


Nita M. Lowey
Representative, New York’s 17th Congressional District
U.S. House of Representatives

Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey (D-Rockland/Westchester), Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee, Lamont-Doherty Deputy Director Arthur Lerner-Lam, Rockland County Legislator Harriet Cornell, scientists, and local environmental groups gathered for a news conference at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory to highlight the urgency and importance of federal support for climate science.