New Virginia Coalition Urges Kroger, Target, Other U.S. Retailers to Denounce Greenpeace to Protect Local Jobs
"Coalition to Protect Virginia Jobs warns of state economic fallout from capitulating to activist demands, closing local paper company
RICHMOND, VAThe Coalition to Protect Virginia Jobs, a new project committed to safeguarding local businesses and workers against unfounded attacks by out-of-state activist groups like Greenpeace, was officially launched today.
Comprised of leading local organizations including Americans for Prosperity Virginia and the Virginia Federation of Tea Party Patriots, members of CPVJ have united to pursue a shared goal: staving off job loss and other economic fallout by preventing retailersranging from Costco to Krogerfrom capitulating to extremist demands issued by groups such as Greenpeace.