Example sentences for: anti-environment

How can you use “anti-environment” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • These eight "anti-environment" Senate votes were: a vote against de-funding the Synfuels Corp.; a vote in favor of constructing a highway along the boundary of a wilderness park in Hawaii; a vote against creating a new victim's compensation program under the Superfund program; a vote to cut funding for the Environmental Protection Agency; two highway bill votes; a vote against banning new billboard construction along federally subsidized highways; and a vote against a moratorium on issuing federal patents for hard-rock mining on public lands out west.

  • These were 1985 and 1986, when Gore cast four "anti-environment" votes, earning a combined LCV score of 67 (Gore's third-worst Senate score); and 1991, when Gore cast another four "anti-environment" votes, earning an LCV score of 73 (Gore's fourth-worst Senate score).

  • Twelve additional "anti-environment" votes Chatterbox would call "Tennessee penumbra votes," i.e., votes in which powerful Tennessee interests might be harmed indirectly by a pro-environment vote.

  • That leaves eleven anti-environment" votes whose connection to powerful Tennessee interests are unclear.

  • These were 1978, when Gore cast "anti-environment" votes 12 times and received an LCV rating of 56 percent (his third-worst score ever); and 1980, when Gore cast "anti-environment" votes 15 times and received an LCV rating of 35 percent (his worst score ever).

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