Political Representatives

Contact your elected officials

What is most effective? An in-person meeting is ideal, a phone call is excellent, a unique carefully written piece of snail mail is good (if there is no hurry), and an email is fine if the other ways to get in touch are not possible.

See how your elected officials voted

EPL/Environmental Advocates is the lobbying and accountability arm of Environmental Advocates of New York. EPL is a good resource, as is votesmart.org. Vote smart is extremely helpful in finding out ratings/voting records etc.

Find 2019 Sierra Club LI's Endorsed Candidates here.

The Sierra Club, a non-profit organization, is the nation’s longest standing volunteer driven environmental organization. Its purpose is to ‘explore, enjoy and protect the planet’. It does this by educating the public and influencing public policy decisions — legislative, legal, and electoral.

 

Please note that donations and dues for these policy efforts need to meet specific standards to be tax deductible. Donations to the Sierra Club Foundation are 501c3 tax deductible. Locally the Sierra Club Long Island Group is advocating for climate change resilient strategies with the legal Article 78 case for the Hempstead Lake State Park project within the Mill River Watershed. In this case donations are tax deductible:

Effective September 1, 2020 - August 31, 2023

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