2017 Special Elections

Jon Ossoff – Georgia’s 6th

In the hottest race in the country, Vote Climate U.S. PAC endorses Jon Ossoff in Georgia's 6th district special election to be help on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. This is the seat formerly held by Newt Gingrich. On his website, Ossoff says,"There is a clear scientific...

Jimmy Gomez – California 34th District

SPECIAL ELECTION in California (34th Congressional District, L.A.), Tue. June 6, 2017. Vote Climate U.S. PAC endorses Jimmy Gomez Jimmy Gomez (D) LCV Endorsed Jimmy Gomez On The Issues: Jimmy received the Green Leadership Award for “bold environmental leadership” from...

Robert Lee Ahn

Robert Lee Ahn Issues: Robert Lee Ahn understands that climate change is an urgent threat to our economy and our children’s future. Robert will defend the pledge we made at the Paris Climate Conference to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and put the United States on a...

Montana Special Election

SPECIAL ELECTION MONTANA, ELECTION DATE: MAY 25TH: This is the seat vacated by Ryan Zinke, now Secretary of the Interior. Vote Climate U.S. PAC is taking no position on this race. None of the candidates has an especially strong position on climate action or supports a...

2016 Elections

Vote Climate U.S. PAC 2016 Election Results

Vote Climate U.S. PAC puts our hope in our 3 top priority winners, and our endorsed candidates, that in these challenging times, we might still make some progress on the issue of climate change and at least that they will obstruct attempts to move backwards before the...

Vote Climate U.S. PAC 2016 Priority Candidates

Vote Climate U.S. PAC’s mission is to elect candidates to get off fossil fuels and to put a price on carbon. We don’t choose our top priority candidates from safe districts. Nor do we choose districts to challenge climate change deniers who cannot be defeated. We pick...

2016 Endorsed Candidates

U.S. Senate: Chris Van Hollen (D) MD WINNER Chuck Schumer (D) NY WINNER Kamala Harris (D) CA WINNER Brian Schatz (D) HI WINNER Patty Murray (D) WA WINNER Richard Blumenthal (D) CT WINNER Patrick Leahy (D) VT WINNER Catherine Cortez Masto (D) NV WINNER Ron Wyden (D) OR...

Brad Schneider (D) – IL 10 – Challenger

WINNER LCV score Life: 90% Cook Political Report: Republican Toss-up PVI D+8 Roll Call: Toss-up Opponent: Bob Dold LCV score: 2015: 37% Life: 45% “I think a carbon tax is an example of a market mechanism and I think there are ways we can use the market that will...

Carol Shea-Porter (D) – NH 1 – Challenger

WINNER LCV score Life: 96% Cook Political Report: Republican Toss-up PVI R+1 Roll Call: Tilts Democratic Opponent: Frank Guinta LCV score: 2015: 6% Life: 10% On her website, Carol Shea-Porter said, “The fact is that the government does have an important role to play...

Emily Cain (D) – ME-2 – Challenger

Loss LCV score N/A Cook Political Report: Republican Toss-up PVI D+2 Roll Call: Toss-up Opponent: Bruce Poliquin LCV score: 2015: 9% Life: 9% “I would definitely support a carbon tax…” said Emily Cain in a forum in Lewiston, Maine. “Emily Cain has demonstrated she...

Maggie Hassan (D) – NH – Challenger

WINNER LCV score N/A Cook Political Report: Republican Toss-up PVI D+1 Roll Call: Toss-up Opponent: Kelly Ayotte LCV score: 2015: 56% Life: 35% Maggie Hassan’s website says, “Maggie believes that combating climate change is critical to our economy, our environment,...

Russ Feingold (D) – WI – Challenger

Loss LCV score: Life: 95% Cook Political Report: Republican Toss-up PVI D+2 Roll Call: Tilts Democratic Opponent: Ron Johnson LCV score: 2015: 0% Life: 4% Russ Feingold voted to factor global warming into federal project planning, to remove federal tax subsidies for...

Katie McGinty (D) – PA – Challenger

Loss LCV score N/A Cook Political Report: Republican Toss-up PVI D+1 Roll Call: Toss-up Opponent: Pat Toomey LCV score: 2015: 0% Life: 7% “A couple of key considerations says to me, one, getting the price on carbon is essential. It is necessary. I’m not sure it’s...

2014 Elections

2014 Election Results

Top Targeted U.S. Senate Races Gary Peters (D)- Michigan U.S. Senate – Challenger – Open Seat – Click Here to read more – WINNER Photo source: U.S. Government Printing Office via WikiMedia • Public Domain Image Jeanne Shaheen (D) – New Hampshire U.S. Senate –...