Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Naperville, IL – Bill Foster for Congress announced the endorsement of the Sierra Club earlier today, marking another major national endorsement for Bill Foster’s re-election campaign. Bill Foster is a scientist and businessman who has represented the 11th Congressional District of Illinois since 2013.

“I’m truly honored to be endorsed by the Sierra Club – I promise to continue protecting our environment and fighting back against President Trump’s harmful and anti-science environmental policies,” said Foster. “As the only Ph.D. physicist in Congress, I have worked hard to protect federal investment into research critical for combating climate change, and co-sponsored the 100% Clean Economy Act to emphasize my support for the goal of getting the U.S. to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.”

The Sierra Club is a national organization dedicated to defending America’s environment and increasing the use of clean energy solutions to combat climate change.

The Sierra Club stated in a letter to Bill Foster that “The Sierra Club’s National Political Team and Illinois Chapter are pleased to support your campaign in appreciation of your demonstrated commitment to protecting America’s environment.”

You can view Bill Foster’s list of endorsements here:


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