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Proposed Democratic Platform makes strides on climate and agriculture, but still falls short

Democratic National Committee Platform delegates voted overwhelmingly last night to enhance the original DNC Platform draft by supporting amendments that will strengthen action on climate change and curb the use of harmful pesticides in agriculture.

Biden climate plan shows good improvement, but still falls short

Overall, we are encouraged and appreciate Vice President Biden’s willingness to strengthen his plan to fight climate change, and we will continue to push him and the Democratic National Committee to further improve the Democratic climate agenda.

Friends of the Earth Action endorses two challengers against Pallone, other progressive candidates for U.S. House and Senate

Friends of the Earth Action is proud to endorse all of these candidates who are dissatisfied with the status quo and are ready to fight. We urge voters in New York, Colorado, and New Jersey to support these candidates on election day.

Friends of the Earth Action endorses bold DNC Council recommendations on climate crisis

The Council, backed by an advisory panel that included two Friends of the Earth Action staff, specifically urges Vice President Biden and the DNC to take bolder and more ambitious action to address our climate emergency and advance social and environmental justice.

Friends of the Earth Action endorses Nabilah Islam, progressive candidate for Georgia’s 7th congressional district

We call on our members, supporters, environmentalists, and voters in Georgia’s 7th Congressional district to send this progressive champion to Congress.

Friends of the Earth Action endorses Charles Booker, progressive Democrat running for U.S. Senate (KY)

Friends of the Earth Action announced its endorsement today of Charles Booker, a progressive candidate running for the Democratic nomination for Kentucky’s U.S. Senate seat. If Booker wins, he will face Mitch McConnell in the general election.

Friends of the Earth Action endorses McKayla Wilkes, progressive candidate for Maryland’s 5th congressional district

Friends of the Earth Action announced its endorsement today of McKayla Wilkes, a progressive candidate running against Steny Hoyer in Maryland’s 5th congressional district.

Friends of the Earth Action endorses progressive candidates in upcoming Oregon primary

Friends of the Earth Action announced its endorsement of three progressive candidates running for federal and state offices in next week’s Oregon primary.

Bernie Sanders exits 2020 presidential race

Throughout the campaign Sanders has been a constant, fearless voice for people and the planet, advocating for the bold ideas and real solutions like the Green New Deal, which met the scale of what is needed to avoid climate catastrophe. 

Friends of the Earth Action calls on Democrats to support Bernie Sanders for President

We are proud to support the nation’s progressive champion Sen. Bernie Sanders for the Democratic presidential nomination.