“In Congress I voted against the attempts to weaken clean air and clean water protections and against defunding critical environmental regulations. I will support policies and investments that move our country toward creating the clean energy economy and reducing our carbon footprint.”
Leadership: Congressman Schneider fights for programs that preserve and protect America’s environmental heritage. He supported President Obama’s work to reduce greenhouse gases and applauded the historic agreement achieved in Paris. He believes it is our duty to protect our air and water, conserve our natural spaces, and urgently address climate change for future generations. Congressman Schneider believes that acting responsibly today will promote economic growth, create jobs, and preserve our global leadership in energy and other fields.