NPCA's Park Advocate » presidential election http://parkadvocate.org News and views of the National Parks Conservation Association Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:48:33 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Preserving National Parks: It’s Not Just Popular, It’s Patriotic http://parkadvocate.org/preserving-national-parks-its-not-just-popular-its-patriotic/ http://parkadvocate.org/preserving-national-parks-its-not-just-popular-its-patriotic/#comments Mon, 22 Oct 2012 13:00:09 +0000 http://www.parkadvocate.org/?p=1893 Note: This is NPCA’s third and final story in our series on the upcoming presidential election. You can sign NPCA’s petition urging the candidates to pledge their support for national parks. By day, I work as an editor for NPCA on issues that affect our national parks. Then, when I have a few vacation days lined up, I […]]]> http://parkadvocate.org/preserving-national-parks-its-not-just-popular-its-patriotic/feed/ 2 Putting National Parks into the Debate http://parkadvocate.org/putting-national-parks-into-the-debate-questions-for-obama-and-romney/ http://parkadvocate.org/putting-national-parks-into-the-debate-questions-for-obama-and-romney/#comments Tue, 09 Oct 2012 15:43:46 +0000 http://www.parkadvocate.org/?p=1836 Note: This is the second of several stories on the upcoming presidential election. You can sign NPCA’s petition urging the candidates to pledge their support for national parks. UPDATE, October 15, 2012: You can now submit a question for the October 16 town hall debate at http://feedback.aol.com/voiceofdebate/?aol. On Tuesday, October 16, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney will […]]]> http://parkadvocate.org/putting-national-parks-into-the-debate-questions-for-obama-and-romney/feed/ 3 Why This Election Matters for National Parks http://parkadvocate.org/why-this-election-matters-for-national-parks/ http://parkadvocate.org/why-this-election-matters-for-national-parks/#comments Wed, 03 Oct 2012 13:35:41 +0000 http://www.parkadvocate.org/?p=1778 Note: This is the first of several stories on the upcoming presidential election. You can sign NPCA’s petition urging the candidates to pledge their support for national parks. I will be watching tonight’s presidential debate closely, and I hope park lovers around the country will be watching with me. The decision American voters make this […]]]> http://parkadvocate.org/why-this-election-matters-for-national-parks/feed/ 3