350 Action

350 Action is the independent political action arm of the non-profit, non-partisan climate justice group 350.org.

Releases by this organization

Newswire article
Thursday, September 24, 2020
350 Action Endorses Biden-Harris Campaign for Presidency
Today, 350 Action endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden for President of the United States, and Senator Kamala Harris for Vice President, ahead of the first presidential debate next Tuesday. Through this endorsement, we are signaling a strong and certain stance on the need for a President that...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, September 08, 2020
Climate Justice Group Launches Effort Urging Candidates To Return Contributions From MN Chamber of Commerce
Calling the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce’s record on climate “an assault on Minnesota values,” the climate advocacy group MN350 Action today announced a campaign to pressure 14 legislative candidates to return campaign donations from the Chamber. “The Chamber of Commerce trumpets itself as a...
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Newswire article
Friday, August 28, 2020
New Yorkers Demand NY Gov. Cuomo Tax The Rich for a Green New Deal
Nearly eight years after Superstorm Sandy, activists gathered on Rockaway Beach on Friday afternoon to draw attention to New York’s vulnerability to the climate crisis, and to send a large message—dug into the sand—to Governor Cuomo. This action comes as Texans and Louisianians assess the...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
350 Action Responds to Biden’s Choice for Vice President, Kamala Harris
Today, former Vice President Joe Biden announced his pick for Vice President, Kamala Harris. Harris is a former rival turned supporter of Biden, as well as the co-author of recent racial and environmental justice legislation called the Climate Equity Plan alongside Rep. Ocasio-Cortez. Harris is the...
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Thursday, July 30, 2020
350 Action Responds to Trump’s Calls for Delay to Election
In a tweet today, Donald Trump floated delaying the November election with claims that increased mail-in voting would result in fraud. In response, 350 Action Director Tamara Toles O’Laughlin made the following statement: “The occupant of the White House clearly lacks basic understanding of how the...
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Wednesday, July 15, 2020
350 Action on Joe Biden’s New Clean Energy Plan
Today, former Vice President Joe Biden released a new plan to address climate change that would invest $2 trillion over four years in renewable energy and a number of zero-emissions targets. 350 Action’s North America Director Tamara Toles O’Laughlin gave the following statement in response: “Joe...
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Newswire article
Thursday, July 09, 2020
350 Action on the Climate Policy Platform from the Biden-Sanders Task Force
The Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force released their policy recommendations for the Democratic platform yesterday. The recommendations are broad, covering energy, transportation, agriculture and land use, environmental justice and Indigenous sovereignty, and the COVID-crisis among its issue areas. The...
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Newswire article
Friday, June 05, 2020
350 Action: It's Time for Trump to Resign
This week, Donald Trump deployed military forces to cities across the country against those protesting the brutal murder of George Floyd and ongoing anti-Black police violence. 350 Action’s North America director Tamara Toles O’Laughlin gave the following statement in response : “When a president...
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Monday, May 18, 2020
350 Action on Biden’s Commitment to Revoke Keystone XL Pipeline Permit
Following today’s announcement from presidential candidate Joe Biden that he would revoke the so-called ‘presidential permit’ for the Keystone XL pipeline, 350 Action North America Director Tamara Toles O’Laughlin gave the following response: “Rejecting the Keystone XL pipeline is the touchstone of...
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Thursday, May 14, 2020
In Response to HEROES Act, 350 Action Unveils Key Demands to Prioritize People Over Polluters
On Wednesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled the fifth proposed stimulus and relief package related to the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The bill, known as the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act, or HEROES Act, is a $3 trillion proposal to be voted...
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