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

Ed Britt***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 4
Alex Valdez***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 5
Nicky Yollick***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 5
Brenda Krause
Candidate for Colorado State House District 15
Andrew Smith***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 16
Alan Kennedy-Shaffer***
Candidate for Colorado State Senate District 34
Peter Smith***
Candidate for Colorado State Senate District 32
Julie Gonzales***
Candidate for Colorado State Senate District 34
Milo Schwab***
Candidate for Colorado State Senate District 34
Julia Varnell-Sarjeant***
Candidate for Colorado State Senate District 30
Phillip Villard***
Candidate for Secretary of State of Colorado
Joe Salazar***
Candidate for Attorney General of Colorado
Kathleen Cunningham***
Candidate for Governor of Colorado
Matt Nelson
Candidate for Pennsylvania State House District 193
Jason Ruff
Candidate for Pennsylvania State House District 183
Dave Delloso
Candidate for Pennsylvania State House District 162

* Some California pledge-takers ​have signed a pledge to not take money from the oil industry. The pledge was developed by Oil Money Out, a California group, in light of the extraordinary influence the oil industry holds in California politics.

** Some Virginia pledge-takers have signed a pledge to not take money from Dominion Energy. The pledge was developed by Activate VA, a Virginia group, in light of the extraordinary influence Dominion holds in Virginia politics.

*** Some Colorado pledge signers have signed a pledge to not take money from the fossil fuel industry, and to support strong climate action and a just transition to clean energy. The pledge was developed by The Colorado People’s Climate Justice Platform, a Colorado coalition, in light of the extraordinary influence the fossil fuel industry holds in Colorado politics.