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

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Thursday, September 26, 2019
350 Action Responds to Opening of Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump
The House announced on Wednesday afternoon that it would formally launch an impeachment inquiry against Trump , in response to a whistleblower complaint about the President’s conduct. 350.org ’s North America Director, Tamara Toles O’ Laughlin made the following statement: “The launch of an...
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Friday, August 23, 2019
350 Action Responds to Nebraska Decision to Uphold KXL Pipeline Route, Calls on Presidential Candidates To Take #NoKXL Pledge
Today the Nebraska Supreme Court denied landowners’ appeals and ruled in favor of the Public Service Commission (PSC) decision to approve an in-state route for the Keystone XL pipeline through Nebraska. The ruling goes against the work of thousands of grassroots activists, Indigenous peoples, and...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019
350 Action Responds to Bernie Sanders "Green New Deal" 2020 Climate Plan
Early Thursday morning, Bernie Sanders launched his $16 trillion plan to tackle the climate crisis, definitively embracing progressive action by calling it, simply, the “Green New Deal.” Sanders’ plan responds to the large swath of voters who say ‘global warming’ is a top issue for them. Among...
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Friday, August 09, 2019
DNC Chair Tom Perez Introduces Weak Resolution Attempting to Put Brakes on Climate Debate Momentum
On the heels of the IPCC’s latest report, once again sounding the alarm on climate impacts and underlining the need to drastically cut emissions by 2030, Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Tom Perez has written a resolution to introduce at the August DNC National Meeting in San Francisco...
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Tuesday, July 30, 2019
350 Action Launches “Day One Pledge” For 2020 Presidential Candidates, Including Commitment to Banning Fossil Fuel Projects on Public Land
The climate crisis is well underway, and the President has the power to affect the pace at which it takes place. Within hours of taking office, the next President could take action that would significantly impact the climate crisis. We need bold and visionary climate leadership in the White House,...
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Tuesday, July 30, 2019
350 Responds to Jay Inslee’s "Community Climate Justice" Plan
This morning, Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee unveiled his “Community Climate Justice” Plan in front of the Marathon Oil Refinery in Michigan’s most polluted ZIP code: 48217 in Detroit. He was joined by members of the community, who are directly facing the impacts of fossil fuel...
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Tuesday, July 09, 2019
350 Action Responds to Senate "Climate Emergency" Resolution
Today Senator Bernie Sanders and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez introduced a resolution in the House declaring the climate crisis an official “emergency” and calling for a massive-scale mobilization to halt, reverse, and address the consequences of the climate crisis. Tamara Toles O’...
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Thursday, June 27, 2019
350 Action Responds to Second Democratic Debate
In response to the second set of Democratic Candidate Debates held in Miami, Florida, Tamara Toles O’Laughlin, 350 Action Director released the following statement: “Not one of the candidates vying for the highest office emerged as the climate champion we need during tonight’s Democratic Debate...
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Thursday, June 27, 2019
350 Action Responds to First Democratic Debate
In response to the first set of Democratic Candidate Debates held in Miami, Florida, Tamara Toles O’Laughlin, 350 Action Director made the following statement: “The first of the Democratic debates focused on discussion of the climate crisis for less than eight minutes, less time than was spent...
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019
As Democratic Candidates Take Debate Stage, Florida Faces Devastating Climate Impacts
Today as presidential candidates prepare for the first Democratic Debate of the 2020 Season in Miami, wildfires are ravaging tens of thousands of acres of the Everglades, forcing some residents of Southwest, Florida to spend the night in shelters. The daily reality of the climate crisis is stark in...
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