Friends of the Earth Action endorses progressive candidates in remaining primaries

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Friends of the Earth Action announced its endorsement of seven progressive candidates running for federal and state offices.

Ariel Moger, political coordinator for Friends of the Earth Action, issued the following statement on behalf of the organization:

Friends of the Earth Action is proud to endorse these progressive candidates who will stand up to corporate interests and fight for our communities. Our future depends on how we face the world’s most urgent problems, including the worsening global health and climate crises. We need leaders like these progressive champions in Congress to fight for the bold solutions these problems require. We strongly encourage our members, supporters, environmentalists, and voters to support these impressive progressive candidates on election day.

A list of this round of Friends of the Earth Action’s endorsements:

U.S. House of Representatives:

  • Alex Morse, Massachusetts 1st District
  • Cori Bush, Missouri 1st District
  • Ihssane Leckey, Massachusetts 4th District
  • Jennifer Perelman, Florida 23rd District
  • Rebecca Parson, Washington 6th District
  • Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick, Florida 20th District


  • Andru Volinsky – New Hampshire

A full list of Friends of the Earth Action’s endorsements for the 2020 election can be found here.

Expert contact: Ariel Moger, 202-222-0754,
Communications contact: Aisha Dukule, 202-893-3502,

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