Energy Innovation Act Cosponsors Top 50!

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631a5ce3e848aaa2690cb46df88a6c11-huge-10As of June 21st, the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act has reached a total of more than 50 cosponsors!

With the addition today of Brenda Lawrence (D-MI) and David Trone (D-MD), since the start of CCL's conference on June 9th, ten more House members have cosponsored the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

These latest cosponsors are (top row from left) Rep. Alma Adams (D-NC), Rep. Dwight Evans (D-PA), Rep. Madeleine Dean (D-PA), Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS), Rep. Lawrence, (second row from left) Rep. Daniel Kildee (D-MI), Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN), Rep. Joe Neguse (D-CO), Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL), and Rep. Trone.  Many of them sit on House committees that have jurisdiction over the bill, which you can see on this spreadsheet as well as the full sponsors geographic and ideological distribution here.

Congratulations to the volunteers in these representatives' districts who worked hard to bring them on board.

Tweet your appreciation to these new cosponsors and other members signed on to H.R. 763. 

Posted by Brett Cease on Jun 28, 2019 10:24 AM America/Los_Angeles


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