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Fighting for laws and lawmakers that protect the environment.

About us

Friends of the Earth Action provides extra political muscle on legislative battles here in the U.S. to our sister organization, Friends of the Earth, which is part of a network of affiliates in 76 nations around the world.  Friends of the Earth Action and its associated PAC make thoughtful political endorsements, provide direct support to candidates, and place environmentalists in the field on critical campaigns.

Our issues

Friends of the Earth Action believes that climate change is happening now and politicians who equate moderation with action need to come around or be replaced. We believe that our tax and budget policies should create a framework that prioritizes future sustainability. And through it all, we  and our associated PAC work for laws and lawmakers who value environmental protection and poverty alleviation — who will ensure that our policies considers the ecological consequences for all on the planet.

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Latest Posts

Friends of the Earth Action Endorses Scott Wallace for U.S. House

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Friends of the Earth Action today endorsed Scott Wallace (D-Pa.) to be the Democratic nominee for the U.S. House of Representatives in Pennsylvania’s 1st Congressional district. “We need Scott Wallace in the House of Representatives if we are going to resist Donald Trump’s attacks on public health and the environment,” said Erich Pica, […]

Congress Passes Tax Robbery

Congress Passes Tax Robbery

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the House finalized a tax package that will slash the taxes of corporations and line the pockets of the wealthiest Americans while doing almost nothing for Americans most in need. The bill passed the Senate earlier and Trump is expected to sign it into law. Ben Schreiber, Senior Political Strategist at […]

Senate Passes Corporate and Billionaire Giveaway

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate has voted to pass a tax bill that, according to the Joint Committee on Taxation, will disproportionately benefit corporations and the wealthy and will add $1 trillion to the U.S. deficit over the next ten years. Ben Schreiber, Friends of the Earth Action’s Senior Political Strategist, issued the following statement […]

Friends of the Earth Action Endorses Ben Jealous for Maryland Governor

SILVER SPRING, MD. – Friends of the Earth Action today endorsed Ben Jealous for governor of Maryland. The endorsement was announced as part of a Facebook live conversation at the Maryland home of Friends of the Earth Action President Erich Pica. “Ben Jealous is the Governor Maryland needs to protect our environment,” said Erich Pica, […]