Send a cancer fighter to Congress

To the Editor: I support Mindi Messmer, a scientist and cancer fighter, in her run for Congress. She is an accomplished geologist with expertise in environmental toxins. She uncovered a rare pediatric cancer cluster at the Seacoast in 2014, and leads the work on understanding PFOA water contamination in the Seacoast area. In February, she received a leadership award in cancer prevention from Less Cancer, a national organization.
 

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Kimberly Sychterz
To the Editor: Mindi vows ‘never again’ to another Flint water crisis

Mindi Messmer, who is running for the NH01 Congressional seat, has vowed that, “Every American has a right to clean air and clean water. In Congress, I will continue to fight lobbyists, the administration, and special interests to safeguard and reform regulations and policies meant to prevent cancer and chronic illness.” She is working to change the way legislators consider the cost of not implementing stricter policies for contaminated drinking water by considering medical costs to address cancer and chronic disease if toxins are not filtered out of water. She is also trying to change the way we develop drinking water standards by focusing on effects on the most vulnerable, the children, and by markedly lowering the acceptable rates of cancer.

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Kimberly Sychterz
Debunking idiocy with scientific facts

Scientists have been expressing concerns about the detrimental effect of fossil fuels on the planet from at least as far back as 1912 as evidenced by a 14 August 1912 article in a New Zealand newspaper, headlined “Coal Consumption Affecting Climate,” which read:

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Kimberly Sychterz
Letter to the Editor: Messmer for Congress

"I support Mindi Messmer for Congress because Mindi embodies what it truly means to be a representative of the people and has proven herself a steadfast champion of the people of the district she serves as a NH State Representative. Mindi is a fighter and a no-nonsense candidate who we can trust to keep her promises. Mindi refuses to accept any money from corporations or DC Lobbyists and cannot be bought."

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Mindi Messmer