Civic Engagement and Elections

Clean Water Action harnesses grassroots power by engaging and mobilizing our members and endorsing clean water leaders in elections from the local to national level.

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Clean Water Candidates Across the Country

From local propositions to state ballot initiatives to city councils, state legislatures, and Congress, Clean Water Action has endorsed dozens and dozens of Clean Water Candidates throughout the nation.

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Civic Engagement and Elections Blog Posts

Every Vote Counts
November 4, 2020

Breathe.

Election Day has come and gone and we are pretty much where we expected to be -- in the waiting room. We may be here for a couple days, maybe even longer.

This is OK, this is how it should be.

Because every vote counts.

Vote for Biden/Harris
October 22, 2020

In early 2016 I was out with some colleagues and one of them said, “We elected Reagan twice, Trump could win.” I chuckled and said “OK, boomer” to myself.

Welp...

As my friend, Neil, recently wrote, everything we thought could happen under a Trump administration has. And then some. 

Photo by Neil Bhaerman
October 22, 2020

Neil Bhaerman is a Clean Water Action member and former Clean Water Action phone canvasser and Communications Manager. He currently directs communications for the Ohio Federation of Teachers