Tell CalPERS to divest from fossil fuels

By Sara Theiss Are you a CalPERS member or beneficiary? A California taxpayer? Someone who cares about the future of our planet? If so, please join Fossil Free California in Sacramento on March 18, 2019, when we'll tell the Board of Directors of the CalPERS pension plan, the largest pension plan in the U.S., to divest … Continue reading Tell CalPERS to divest from fossil fuels

Swalwell final 2018 Town Hall

By Ward Kanowsky Close to 450 attendees braved the wind and rain to join Representative Eric Swalwell (CA-15) on December 1 at Dublin High School for his last town hall of 2018.  Swalwell gave an overview of HR 1, the new Congress’ first major piece of legislation in 2019, touching on key issues of voting rights … Continue reading Swalwell final 2018 Town Hall

Talking Points and Responses to the White House on the Paris Agreement

The White House intent to withdraw from the Paris Accord relies heavily on a 2015 report by NERA Economic Consulting. It’s important to note that this report was sponsored by the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity – in other words, by the coal industry. Seeing red flags yet? Here are a few facts that … Continue reading Talking Points and Responses to the White House on the Paris Agreement