Celebvocate: Jennifer Beals for toxic chemical law reform
Event: “Stroller brigade” on Capitol Hill, a group of parents and children marching to the Russell Senate Office Building.
Setting: Upper Senate Park.
Bona fides: ’80s actress who shot to instant fame in “Flashdance”; starred in Showtime drama “The L Word.”
Wing-moms: Yolanda Whyte, Atlanta pediatrician and environmental advocate; Sara Chieffo, legislative director of the League of Conservation Voters
What she wants: Reform of toxic chemical laws, and update of the Toxic Substances Control Act to keep children safe.
October 29, 2013