Biden victory propelled by climate voters

WASHINGTON – In a victory for our democracy and the planet, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have won the states they need to secure the White House. 

Erich Pica, president of Friends of the Earth Action, issued the following statement in response: 

Friends of the Earth Action congratulates President-elect Biden on winning the presidential election. His record setting popular vote count is a victory for our democracy, our communities, and our planet. Campaigning on the strongest climate change platform in presidential history, President-elect Biden now has a mandate to take bold action on climate change.   

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