True Boots: In the West Wing

Press Release

Kristen Rouse, who is part of Operation Free and the Truman National Security Project Defense Council, recalls her experience at the White House presenting her stories about energy security alongside other veterans. This was my first event with the distinguished veterans of Operation Free, and it was truly an honor to get to tell my… Read more »

Operation Free & Rep. Scott Peters Host Screening of THE BURDEN at U.S. Capitol

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Documentary & Expert Panel Discussion Expose Link between Fossil Fuel Dependence & National Security Washington, D.C. - Today at the U.S. Capitol Visitor’s Center, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) and clean energy campaign Operation Free hosted a screening of THE BURDEN, a documentary about the United States’ dangerous addiction to fossil fuel. After the screening, members of Congress,… Read more »

ADVISORY:Operation Free & Rep. Scott Peters to Host Screening of THE BURDEN

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Documentary Reveals Link Between Fossil Fuels Dependence and National Security Veterans from the film, former DoD and White House officials, & filmmaker to Speak Before & After Screening Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, July 24th at 6:00pm ET, Operation Free and Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) will host a private screening of THE BURDEN and an… Read more »

Domestic Fuel: Solutions to Threat Oil Poses for Armed Forces

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Operation Free spokesman and Truman Project Director Michael Breen is featured in a piece discussing Operation Free’s video with the Union of Concerned Scientists A new video offers solutions to the threat oil poses for America’s armed forces and the nation’s security. The video was developed by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) and the Truman National Security… Read more »

Operation Free Criticizes House Attack on DoD Clean Energy Programs

Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, clean energy campaign Operation Free criticized three anti-clean energy amendments to the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2015 (H.R. 4870). The amendments were introduced by Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), Rep. Bill Flores (R-TX), and Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA), respectively. “If adopted, these amendments would irreparably harm DoD’s investments in clean… Read more »

Response to Gov. Kasich Signing Freeze on Renewable Energy

Press Release

Columbus, OH – Today, in response to news that Gov. John Kasich signed into law SB 310, legislation that will freeze Ohio’s renewable and energy efficiency laws for at least two years, Ohio Operation Free Director Zach Roberts released the following statement: “Today, Gov. Kasich pushed Ohio one giant step backwards by signing Senate Bill… Read more »

Rep. Peters, Operation Free, CleanTECH San Diego Host First Public Screening of THE BURDEN

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Rep. Peters, Operation Free, CleanTECH San Diego Host First Public Screening of THE BURDEN Short Film Documents the National Security Threat of Fossil Fuel Dependence, Highlights the Military’s Leadership on Solutions Screening followed by Defense Energy Expert Panel Discussion San Diego, Calif.—Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52), clean energy campaign Operation Free, and CleanTECH San Diego… Read more »

Statement on New Carbon Rule

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Washington, DC – In response to today’s proposed Environmental Protection Agency regulation to cut carbon pollution from the nation’s power plants, clean energy campaign Operation Free released the following: “A consensus of America’s military leaders agree that climate change poses a threat to our national security,” said leader of Operation Free and former Army Officer,… Read more »

Operation Free: Ohio State Lawmakers Putting Politics over National Security

Press Release

Columbus, OH – Today, clean energy group Operation Free criticized members of the Ohio State House for passing Amended Substitute Senate Bill 310 (Amd. Sub. S.B. 310), controversial legislation that would freeze the state’s energy efficiency and renewable energy standards at the end of this year. The standards were passed in 2008 with broad bipartisan… Read more »


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