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Mercy Sr. Mary Pendergast, center, joins the Sunrise Movement at a demonstration Sept. 9 in Rhode Island urging U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse and Gov. Gina Raimondo to support the Green New Deal. (Provided photo)
Mercy Sr. Mary Pendergast, center, joins the Sunrise Movement at a demonstration Sept. 9 in Rhode Island urging U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse and Gov. Gina Raimondo to support the Green New Deal. (Provided photo)