Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. Members of Congress use the number of calls they receive for or against a particular topic to decide what to focus on, and what to fight for.
Definitely! Yes! Democrats need to show their commitment to passing the bill with the components we need.
No, this bill is going to be solely passed with Democratic votes. Sign up for a Call for the GND phonebank at smvmt.org/gnd where we’ll be calling Sunrisers who, as constituents of our top 5 targets, have a lot of power to push them to pass The Legislation We Need to Kick off the Decade of the Green New Deal.
Wildfires are raging in the American west. There’s another triple digit heat wave headed for the Pacific Northwest, as communities across the Gulf South and East Coast prepare for a record breaking hurricane season. Climate change is here, and we need a Green New Deal to address this crisis, create millions of good paying, union jobs and advance racial and economic justice. President Biden and Democrats in Congress are putting together an infrastructure package that could signify the beginning of the decade of the Green New Deal — but only if they pass policy at the scale this crisis demands.
We need the infrastructure package to include The Legislation We Need to Kick off the Decade of the Green New Deal.
We wanted to create an easy way for everyone in the country to demand an infrastructure package that will kick off the decade of the Green New Deal. This is a critical moment and every call counts!
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Sign up for a Call for the GND phonebank at smvmt.org/gnd where we’ll be calling Sunrisers who, as constituents of these 5 key targets, have a lot of power to push them to pass The Legislation We Need to Kick off the Decade of the Green New Deal.
- Richard Neal (MA-01)
- Frank Pallone (NJ-6)
- Bobby Scott (VA-3)
- Sherrod Brown (OH-Senator)
- Joe Manchin (WV-Senator)