Preserving and protecting our environment is a political process
We work on electing environmentally minded legislators with the hope that they'll enact the environmental protections our communities need. Our volunteers are actively involved in endorsing pro-environment candidates and then working for their election. Find our more here.
During our legislative session and in other decision-making forums we engage as grassroots lobbyists, working to inform and motivate our legislators to take action for clean air and clean water. Get involved here.
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Recent political news
For immediate release: March 20, 2021. Contact: Camilla Feibelman, camilla.feibelman@sierraclub.
Santa Fe, NM — As this historic legislative session draws to a close, the Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter issued the following statement:
“This legislative session was defined by its highs and lows. Zoom offered unprecedented opportunities to speak out from home, but members of the public were too often refused the ability to comment or raise their voice, in some Senate committees in particular,” said Camilla Feibelman, Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter director.
“This session also gave the public a window to the strength and determination displayed by the women and leaders of color in the Senate and House in the face of repeated bullying and abuse....