Ben & Jerry's http://wamc.org en Ben Cohen, Ben & Jerry's - Stamping The $ Out Of Politics http://wamc.org/post/ben-cohen-ben-jerrys-stamping-out-politics <p>Along with the familiar “In God We Trust”, the next one, five, ten or twenty dollar bill you hold may include another message, "Stamp Money Out of Politics".</p><p>It is part of the Stamp Stampede, lead by Ben &amp; Jerry’s Ice Cream founder, Ben Cohen. Ben Cohen says the Stamp Stampede, which he calls a petition on steroids, is about giving a voice to Americans who understand that unlimited campaign contributions are corrupting democracy. A rally by the group supporting the "Fair Elections Act" is scheduled for tomorrow. Cohen spoke with WAMC's Brian Shields.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:34:32 +0000 Brian Shields 66295 at http://wamc.org Ben Cohen, Ben & Jerry's - Stamping The $ Out Of Politics EPA Chief Sees Ben & Jerry's Pollution Controls http://wamc.org/post/epa-chief-sees-ben-jerrys-pollution-controls <p>The head of the United States Environmental Protection Agency says some of the pollution control practices developed for Vermont's Ben &amp; Jerry's ice cream plants could serve as a model for other businesses.<br><br>EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson visited the company's Waterbury factory today and was given an overview of the company's business practices, a tour of the plant and then samples of Ben &amp; Jerry's ice cream.<br><br>Jackson says one of the reasons she visited Vermont is because it's a state that has sees a green economy as important to its future.<br> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 21:50:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 46371 at http://wamc.org EPA Chief Sees Ben & Jerry's Pollution Controls