Grassroots Lobbyist

Blogs by Jessica Jones

Obama Administration’s Climate Action Plan on Track

By jjones
President Obama releasing his Climate Action Plan, June 2013

On Earth Day, I attended a meeting with the Counselor to President Obama and the White House Office of Public Engagement, along with members of the environmental, public health and civil rights communities to talk about the progress of the President’s Climate Action Plan.

LAST CHANCE for Action on Carbon Pollution

By jjones
Join the League in supporting the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan—send a comment to the EPA today!

The deadline to comment on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposal to set the first-ever limits on carbon pollution from existing power plants is December 1. Tell the EPA you support limiting carbon pollution from power plants.

LWVUS Lobby Corps: An Invaluable Resource

By jjones
Members of Lobby Corps are briefed on legislative issues

I work with a variety of League volunteers every day, but I also have the unique opportunity to work with the LWVUS Lobby Corps. Established in 1971, Lobby Corps convenes for briefings on League legislative priorities, and they play a key role in promoting League issues and communicating LWVUS positions to members of Congress.