Senator Maria Cantwell

State Washington
Party Democratic
Term 2nd
Commitees Commerce, Science and Transportation: Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security (Chair), Energy and Natural Resources; Finance; Indian Affairs; Small Business & Entrepreneurship
Quote from Website "From stopping drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, to expanding Mt. Rainier National Park, to creating the Lewis and Clark National Historical Park at the mouth of the Columbia River, she has worked tirelessly to preserve our amazing natural treasures while boosting Washington’s recreation and tourism industries at the same time."


Leadership Senator Cantwell is one of the most outspoken defenders of the environment in Congress, and she has consistently voted in favor of protections for the oceans. She continues to fight to stop overuse of the Puget Sound ports by oil tankers.

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