Momentum Builds as Cap & Invest Clears Key Senate Committee
Thanks to Senators Carlyle, Hobbs, Das, Liias, Nguyen, Stanford and Wellman for their leadership in bringing historic progress on climate policy to Olympia!
This morning, the Senate Environment, Energy and Technology Committee passed the cap & invest Climate Commitment Act by a vote of 7 to 3. It becomes the only carbon pricing bill that has passed a committee this session accelerating momentum for this essential climate action.
Your participation with Clean & Prosperous Washington is galvanizing business support for the bill in advance of the next hearing in the Senate Ways and Means Committee. Please join our growing coalition of individuals, organizations, and businesses supporting climate action by signing and sharing the Climate Commitment Declaration of Support.
Let’s make this happen!