Listen up California, New Mexico and New Jersey residents! In 3 days we need you to cast your 1 vote. Help us elect the 14 Ocean Champions on the ballots in your states.
On Tuesday, June 5 – Vote the Ocean!
So, who are these ocean champions that need your vote? Today, we’re announcing our endorsement of 14 current ocean champions in Congress – click here to read more about each champion below – who continues to lead on ocean and environmental issues and defend against hard fought victories:
Current CA champions – Congressmen/women:
Current NY champion Congressman Joe Crowley (D-NY-14)
Current NJ champion Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ-7)
Current NM champion Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM)
“Ocean Champions’ steadfast commitment to protecting our oceans and wildlife is commendable, and I am honored to receive their endorsement,” said Martin Heinrich. “I’ve dedicated my life to sustainably managing our natural landscapes, developing our country’s renewable energy resources, and combating climate change. In the Senate, I will continue to prioritize preserving our nation’s outdoor gems and the economies they support.”
“Election day is our day. Let’s take this opportunity to remind these great ocean champions that we are here for them, just as they have been there for the oceans,” said David Wilmot, Ph.D., President and Co-Founder of Ocean Champions. “There is a wave building in this coming election. Let’s all make sure our voice is heard.”
This election we’re ready to elect the most ocean champions to Congress.
Join us in making 2018 the most ocean-friendly election ever. Please Vote on Tuesday and contribute to Ocean Champions today.