Posted September 27,
Green Change: 7 Green Campaigns
Here are seven growing Green campaigns to watch this week.
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7 GROWING GREEN CAMPAIGNS
GAYLE MCLAUGHLIN FOR MAYOR (CA)
McLaughlin is up for reelection in Richmond, California,
America’s largest city with a Green mayor. Her Green approach
to development has drawn challenges from two conservative,
McLaughlin’s first-term accomplishments
include increasing tax revenue from the city’s Chevron oil
refinery while lowering small business fees, hiring more
community police officers, and making Richmond a center of
the emerging solar industry.
McLaughlin’s supporters include
local unions, the trans-partisan Richmond Progressive Alliance,
and Green For All founder Van Jones, who has said, “For those
of us who are champions for a green economy, there is no
more important race in the country.”