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CA Food and Farm Stimulus 4 Sign-On Letter

As Congress develops urgently needed additional legislation to address the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, on behalf of the California communities that we serve, we urge legislators to do much more to ensure that healthy, safe and affordable food is available to all, and to minimize the challenges facing farmers, food workers and farmworkers who are risking their own health to keep our food system going

No More Big Oil Bailouts

Corporate polluters are asking for “royalty relief,” essentially a bailout that would lower or eliminate payments to taxpayers.

US Army Corps of Engineers Sign-On Letter Regarding COVID-19

On March 13, 2020, the Executive Office of the President declared a national emergency, finding and proclaiming that “the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States constitutes a national emergency, beginning March 1, 2020.” Despite the ongoing crisis of lethal proportion, USACE seems to be conducting business as usual.

COVID-19 Family Farmers Sign-On Letter

On behalf of our millions of members and supporters across the country, we are writing to urge you to prioritize family-scale producers and local and regional food systems in Congress’ efforts to provide relief for those affected by the COVID-19 virus.

No Bailout for Fracking

The financial instability of the fracking industry existed long before the coronavirus. At a time of unprecedented emergency, polluters are now poised to benefit from bailout funding in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

GOP CARE Act Sign-On Letter

On behalf of our millions of members and activists nationwide, we write to you with deep concerns about the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act released by Leader McConnell. This legislation is a monumental failure of conscience and leadership during a moment of national crisis. As organizations and communities committed to social, economic, and environmental justice, we urge you to improve it immediately.

No Cruise Bailout Sign-On Letter

On behalf of our millions of members and supporters nationwide, we write to voice our strong opposition to any assistance for the cruise industry to address the rapid drop-off of worldwide travel due to the coronavirus.

COVID-19 Fossil Fuel Aid Sign-On Letter

On behalf of our millions of members and activists nationwide, we write to you with deep concerns about the proposed stimulus package. According to the Trump administration, support for the oil and gas industry could become part of the federal response to the coronavirus.

Letter to President of Memphis, Light, Gas & Water

Letter to President J.T. Young of Memphis, Light, Gas and Water regarding the Integrated Resource Planning process that MLGW is undertaking to assess whether or not to leave the TVA for a cheaper, cleaner alternative power supply.

Improving Greenhouse Gas Accounting: Recommendations for the world’s newest development finance institution

Appropriately addressing climate change represents ground zero for any development institution to be effective today and in the future. To be the best institution that it can be, the DFC must comprehensively integrate the climate emergency into its core functioning.