Endorsements

What we consider in issuing endorsements: First and foremost, a candidate’s public statements regarding climate change. Do you mention specific climate change action in your stump speech? Did you show up at a People’s Climate March? Do you have a thoughtful statement on your website? We also look at viability, although we will back longshots when we find a compelling reason to do so.

We do not endorse mediocre Democrats, no matter how vehemently a Republican opponent may deny climate science. We only endorse when we are convinced that the candidate will commit to strong climate action in Congress.

We like primaries. And in 2018 we won 6 out of 8 primaries in which we endorsed — a better track record than any of the larger groups whose endorsement records were compiled by FiveThirtyEight.

Climate Hawks Vote does not accept contributions from fossil-fuel corporations, executives, or lobbyists. We are a federal Super PAC, which means that we are an independent expenditure committee and can’t endorse in state/local races. We do network with others on the lookout for climate hawks who can think globally and lead locally.

NC-09

Dan McCready

Send a solar entrepreneur to fight for clean energy in Congress!

Dan McCready

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NV-04

Steven Horsford

Steven brought solar energy to the Nevada desert. Help bring him back to Congress.

Steven Horsford

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VA-02

Elaine Luria

Elaine brings a unique, up close and personal perspective on climate change as a national security issue -- and she'll flip a House seat away from a Republican.

Elaine Luria

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CA-49

Mike Levin

One of our own, cleantech attorney Mike Levin will flip a critical House seat

MI-13

Rashida Tlaib

Detroit deserves an environmental justice hero.

Rashida Tlaib

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CA-04

Jessica Morse

Help replace a tea party, tree-hating, climate-denying extremist with a national security specialist with deep roots in her district.

Jessica Morse

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NM-01

Deb Haaland

Walking the walk from Standing Rock to Congress, Deb will be a powerful voice against fossil fuel extraction.

For U.S. Senate - California

Kevin de León

Kevin de Leon is issuing a bold primary challenge to Dianne Feinstein. And he’s earned our endorsement as the first candidate Climate Hawks Vote is backing for 2018.

Kevin de León

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Pennsylvania's 11th

Jess King

Jess King is running a populist, progressive, grassroots campaign for all of us—and against the proposed Atlantic Sunrise fracked-gas pipeline.

IL-06

Sean Casten

Sean is a climate hawk scientist and cleantech entrepreneur.

NE-02

Kara Eastman

Keystone XL pipeline fighter Kara Eastman is running to flip Nebraska’s second Congressional district back to the climate column

Kara Eastman

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TX-06

Jana Lynne Sanchez

The bravest candidate in Texas turns down fossil fuel money

Jana Lynne Sanchez

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US Senator, Rhode Island

Sheldon Whitehouse

Time to wake up on climate!

Sheldon Whitehouse

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US Senator from Vermont

Bernie Sanders

One of our own: Bernie Sanders, Climate Hawk

Bernie Sanders

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CA-39

Sam Jammal

Sam represents the American dream with a climate flair.

Iowa's 1st District

Tom Heckroth

Stand up for Tom, standing up for clean air, clean water, and an America free from its dependence on oil. Stand against the Dakota Access Pipeline and other fossil fuel infrastructure.

Tom Heckroth

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