Pledge Signers

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.

All Signers

Christopher Hale
Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives (TN-04)
Justin Kanew
Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives (TN-07)
Chad Riden
Candidate for Governor of Tennessee
Jerry Demings
Candidate for Mayor of Orange County (FL)
Meredith Place
Candidate for Kalamazoo County Commission District 11 (MI)
Joshua Cole**
Candidate for Virginia House of Delegates District 28
Ronnie Ross**
Candidate for Virginia State Senate District 27
Kyle Green**
Candidate for Virginia State Senate District 13
Laura Burke
Candidate for Pennsylvania State House District 80
Molly Kelly
Candidate for Governor of New Hampshire
Gerald Mullery
Member of Pennsylvania State House District 119
Lauren Niedel-Gresh
Candidate for Rhode Island State House District 40
Renee Hoyos
Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives (TN-02)
Andrew Learned
Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives (FL-15)
Zephyr Teachout
Candidate for Attorney General of New York
Kelly Fryer
Candidate for Governor of Arizona

* 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-takers 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.