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LCV Statement on Senator Cory Booker’s Leadership Following All-Night Climate Speeches in the Senate

Mar 11, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC –League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski released this statement on Senator Cory Booker’s leadership during the Senate’s series of all-night speeches pressing for action on climate change:

“We’re thrilled that Senator Booker joined with 30 colleagues from across the country to stand up to corporate polluters and give a voice to New Jersey residents demanding action on climate change. New Jersey is already seeing climate impacts, including rising sea levels and stronger storms.  We congratulate Senator Booker on his leadership and will continue working with him to push for action to confront the climate crisis.”