179: CAT members have taken action 746: Climate comments left on bills! 1401: Signed in with a position 2,147: Total legislator contacts made by the Civic Action Team in 2023! 96 Days left in the legislative session!
Today, there is more on middle housing and planning for a climate resilient future. And when you see the list of bills, you might think we’re getting into pig farming, but “hog fuel” isn’t used to feed pigs. This is actually a bill about a tax subsidy for certain types of biomass, a problematic source of energy.
One of the legislative themes this year is implementation of previously passed climate legislation. The HEAL Act, passed in 2021, addresses environmental justice; our action on the aviation bill is an example of trying to ensure adherence to that law.