Pledge Signers: State

The following candidates and elected officials have signed the No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge.

Taking the pledge means that a candidate’s campaign will adopt a policy to not knowingly accept any contributions over $200 from the PACs, executives, or front groups of fossil fuel companies — companies whose primary business is the extraction, processing, distribution, or sale of oil, gas, or coal.

State Signers

Gayle McLaughlin*
Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of California
Kat Brezler
Candidate for New York State Senate District 37
Jeremiah Lowery
Candidate for Council of the District of Columbia At-Large (DC)
Gavin Newson*
Candidate for Governor of California
Brent Finnegan
Candidate for Virginia House of Delegates District 26
Marcus Sutphin
Candidate for Virginia House of Delegates District 59
Sam Rasoul**
VA House of Delegates District 11
Jennifer Foy**
VA House of Delegates District 2
Wendy Gooditis**
VA House of Delegates District 10
Danica Roem**
VA House of Delegates District 13
Kelly Fowler**
VA House of Delegates District 21
Elizabeth Guzman**
VA House of Delegates District 3
Kathy Tran**
VA House of Delegates District 42
Lee Carter**
VA House of Delegates District 50
Hala Ayala**
VA House of Delegates District 51
Dawn Adams**
VA House of Delegates District 68
* Some California pledge-takers ​have signed a pledge to not take money from the oil industry. The oil money language was developed with substantial input from Oil Money Out, a California group, in light of the extraordinary influence the oil industry holds in California politics.