Grassroots Lobbyist

Blogs by Jessica Jones

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.

Join Us for the People’s Climate March!

By jjones
People's Climate March, September 21, 2014

On September 23, the United Nations (UN) will meet in New York City for the UN Climate Summit with the goal of setting meaningful, action-oriented solutions to fight climate change. In advance of the summit, the League is participating in the People’s Climate March.