OAKLAND, CA — Today, California Environmental Voters (EnviroVoters) released the following statement on its endorsement of Sade Elhawary for Assembly District 57. Elhawary has spent 12+ years developing the next generation of social justice movement at Community Coalition.

Statement from Veda Banerjee, Communications Director, California Environmental Voters:

“Sade Elhawary is a strong advocate for environmental reform in our district, prioritizing critical issues such as oil drilling setbacks, battery recycling, access to fresh food, and improving air quality through transportation investments. With over 12 years dedicated to fostering the next generation of social justice movements, Sade brings invaluable experience and insight to her initiatives to combat extreme heat, drought, and air pollution. Sade demonstrates a proactive approach to addressing health disparities and fostering community well-being, setting a powerful precedent for her commitment to Californians.”



Erika Guzman Cornejo



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California Environmental Voters (formerly the California League of Conservation Voters) believes the climate crisis is here and this moment requires transformative change. California has the policy solutions to stop climate change but lacks the political will to do it at the rate and scale that’s necessary. EnviroVoters exists to build the political power to solve the climate crisis, advance justice, and create a roadmap for global action. We organize voters, elect and train candidates, and hold lawmakers accountable for bold policy change. We won’t stop until we have resilient, healthy, thriving communities, and a democracy and economy that is just and sustainable for all. Join us at www.envirovoters.org and on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. See more press releases.

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