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Friends of the Earth Action endorses Pramila Jayapal for Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Friends of the Earth Action announces its endorsement of State Senator Pramila Jayapal, in her bid to represent Washington’s 7th Congressional District. “State Sen. Jayapal has a strong, progressive record of leadership on the issues most important to FOE Action and our members,” said Friends of the Earth Action President Erich Pica. “She […]

FOE Action set to campaign for Bernie Sanders in Minnesota

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Friends of the Earth Action announce plans, today, to begin active campaigning for Bernie Sanders in Minnesota. Through a door-to-door canvass, the group will conduct outreach efforts to members in the Twin Cities area. “It’s really about momentum,” said Friends of the Earth Action Vice President Michelle Chan. “Sanders’ showing in Iowa and New […]

10 Reasons Friends of the Earth Action backs Bernie

“It’s time for a candidate with the experience, record and vision for a nation that protects all people and the planet they call home. It’s time for Bernie Sanders.” – Erich Pica, President, Friends of the Earth Action In July 2015, Friends of the Earth Action became the first national organization to endorse Bernie Sanders […]

Supreme Court delays climate action

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme Court today issued a stay on the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan. This effectively freezes implementation of the most significant action any president has taken to combat climate change. Friends of the Earth Action President Erich Pica issued the following statement in response: Tonight’s Supreme Court decision has delayed the […]