Tulsi Gabbard on The Environment

Key Points

  • Tulsi is a lifelong environmentalist, who has been an activist on the environment since she was a teenager, traveling to schools across Hawai’i to educated students on the importance of our watersheds
  • Tulsi’s OFF Fossil Fuels Act is groundbreaking legislation that has been endorsed by over 400 organizations
  • Tulsi has also pushed for legislation and funding to protect our oceans and reefs, water infrastructure, national parks, and drinking water and aquifers, to name a few of her efforts
  • Tulsi strongly opposed the newly elected Trump administration’s “witch hunt” request for individual names of the Department of Energy
  • See also info on Climate Change, Coral Reefs and Ocean, Clean Water, Red Hill, Fracking and DAPL (insert hyperlinks to internal links)
  • Tulsi opposes the Pebble Mine project in Alaska

Legislation

  • See Climate Change, Coral Reefs and Ocean, Clean Water, Red Hill, Fracking and DAPL 
  • H.R. 3671 Off Fossil Fuels for a Better Future Act (OFF Act)
  • H.R.4932 Women and Climate Change Act of 2018
  • H.R. 3186 Every Kid Outdoors Act to increase access to public lands
  • H.R. 3380 Pesticide Protection Act to ban chlorpyrifos-- a harmful pesticide that has been linked to damaging and often irreversible health outcomes in workers, pregnant women, and children
  • H.R. 502 to permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation fund
  • H.R. 3275 Water and Energy Sustainability Through Technology Act

Tulsi’s Statements/Video

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