Green Party Candidate Howie Hawkins is calling for statewide action to address the exposure of children to lead contamination. Syracuse is the child lead poisoning capital of the nation. 40% of Syracuse children had blood lead levels between 5 and 10 micrograms per deciliter, while 16% had levels exceeding 10 micrograms per deciliter. Hawkins talks about the issue Thursday at 8:15AM on NewsRadio 570 WSYR. Listen to the podcast.
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