Hogan, Jealous on climate: CCAN Action Fund releases voter guide

Governor Larry Hogan and challenger Ben Jealous

CCAN Action Fund Releases Voter Guide Comparing Governor Hogan, Challenger Ben Jealous on Climate

ANNAPOLIS, MD — Today, the CCAN Action Fund released its voter education guide charting the positions of Governor Larry Hogan and challenger Ben Jealous on climate and clean energy positions, the top two* candidates for Maryland governor. CCAN Action Fund’s voter guide lays out how Hogan and Jealous stand on five climate issues, including fracked-gas pipelines, clean energy development, transportation, fracking, and energy efficiency.

Click HERE to read the CCAN Action Fund voter guide on Governor Larry Hogan and Ben Jealous’ climate stances.

Mike Tidwell, Director of the CCAN Action Fund, stated:

“All elections are important. But with oceans rising and energy markets rapidly changing, the 2018 Maryland governor’s race is arguably the most important ever in the history of the state.”

CCAN Action Fund does not endorse candidates but does encourage voters to take climate into consideration.


CONTACT:

Denise Robbins, Communications Director, denise@chesapeakeclimate.org, 608-620-8819
Mike Tidwell, Director, mtidwell@chesapeakeclimate.org, 240-460-5838

*CCAN Action Fund’s policy is to invite all candidates for office to participate in a questionnaire or other public forum where practicable. Here we have outlined the positions of all the Maryland gubernatorial candidates who are polling above five percent.