Strong Candidates to Promote a Safe Environment

Nothing has a bigger impact on our climate, water, land and wildlife than public policy and the people who set that policy. An important part of our nonpartisan mission is to endorse candidates for elected office and work to elect those candidates. Our endorsements and volunteer power make a real difference in elections. Check out our most recent endorsements.

NEW MEXICO: 2018 federal and statewide races

NEW MEXICO: 2018 Legislature, PRC and county commissions

WEST TEXAS: See Lone Star Chapter endorsements

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Recent political news

Legislative Tracker

Legislative Tracker
Sierra Club staff and volunteer leaders work to analyze and determine Club positions on bills at the State legislature. From among those on which we take a position, a number rise to the top as priority bills that deserve special ... Read More

Clean Energy Conference – Agenda

Clean Energy Conference - Agenda
Join us Monday, January 28th in Santa Fe to develop your lobbying skills for the upcoming legislative session ... Read More

NM environmental champs win big!

NM environmental champs win big!
WOW! With the stunning victory for Xochitl Torres Small, the results are in, and your votes and volunteering helped environmental champions win nearly every race the Sierra Club endorsed in New Mexico! ... Read More

2018 endorsement for Land Commissioner

2018 endorsement for Land Commissioner
New Mexico’s Land Commissioner controls 9 million acres of your state trust land, which generates hundreds of millions of dollars in royalties that fund New Mexico public schools, universities and hospitals. The land commissioner is one of the most powerful ... Read More