Jay Inslee (D): U.S. Representative, District C1
Inslee is a long-standing environmental champion and ally of the Sierra Club. He has been endorsed for re-election by Sierra Club many times, and has been rated 100% on environmental issues. Inslee has a very strong environmental record, he co-sponsored the Wild Sky Wilderness bill, which was signed into law this year, and he is the leader on the New Apollo Project to develop technologies for nonpolluting, renewable energy. He has advocated for policies to address global climate disruption, and fought against the Bush administration's gutting of the Environmental Protection Agency’s funding and authority.
Over the years, Inslee has devoted efforts on wild salmon protection, clean air and water, conservation of roadless areas, reform of mining practices on public lands and the blocking of oil tanker traffic in Puget Sound. Inslee serves on the House Committees on Energy, Resources, and the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming.
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