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Opinion: As a nurse practitioner, I see first hand how oil and gas pollution makes our communities sick

Every day, I see damage from the Suncor gas and diesel refinery right here in Commerce City, just outside of Denver. The refinery is one of the state’s largest polluters, releasing more than 800,000 tons of hazardous air pollutants yearly. Asthma rates in my community are above the national average – in fact, I myself […]