Get the Facts, Stay Informed, Then VOTE!
- posted on: October 24, 2018
- posted by: Eva Jacobson
Initiative Measure No. 1631, put forth to Washington State voters this November, 2018, concerns pollution. As stated on ballots: This measure would charge pollution fees on sources of greenhouse gas pollutants and use the revenue to reduce pollution, promote clean energy and address climate impacts, under oversight of a public board.
This initiative focuses on clean energy, good health and good jobs. Click here to review the information as presented in the Washington State Voters Guide (pages 8-17.) Get informed on the issue and then VOTE!
Organizations that share similar interests with 21 Acres on environmental and clean energy issues who are able to endorse 1631 include: Conservation Northwest, Climate Reality Project, 350.org, Carbon WA, Audubon, Ecotrust, Earthshare, Futurewise, Forterra, Earth Justice, Greenpeace, Puget Soundkeeper, PCC Farmland Trust, Solar WA, Sierra Club, WA Conservation Voters, WA Environmental Council, Zero Waste WA, Natural Resources Defense Council and many others. Click here for a full list.
You are being asked whether this measure should be enacted into law. Exercise your citizen rights and VOTE! Fill out your ballot, make sure you sign it, and return via mail (no stamp is needed) or drop it in a local Dropbox. Please also encourage your family members, friends and neighbors to get the facts, stay informed, then VOTE!