Pledge Signers: State

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

Taking the pledge means that a politician and their 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

Gordon Koerner
Candidate for Maryland House of Delegates District 7
Charles Clemons
Candidate for Massachusetts State House District 11 - Suffolk
Liz Rosenbaum***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 21
Matthew Sadler***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 41
Simone Aiken***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 44
Michael Hupp***
Candidate for Colorado State House District 45
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

* 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.