Sen. Heinrich Electrification Resolution Would Lead to New Jobs, Healthier Communities

EDF Statement of Elizabeth Gore, Senior Vice President, Political Affairs

May 18, 2021
Ben Schneider, (202) 572-3279

“We commend Sen. Heinrich and all of his colleagues co-sponsoring the Electrifying America’s Future Resolution for recognizing the enormous opportunities to build a healthy and prosperous future for American families and workers in electrifying our economy. The vision for America laid out in this resolution is transformative—by investing in electrification now the U.S. can cut climate pollution and build a world class economy and workforce for the 21st century.
 

  • Elizabeth Gore, Senior Vice President, Political Affairs, Environmental Defense Fund

# # #

One of the world’s leading international nonprofit organizations, Environmental Defense Fund (edf.org) creates transformational solutions to the most serious environmental problems. To do so, EDF links science, economics, law, and innovative private-sector partnerships. With more than 2.5 million members and offices in the United States, China, Mexico, Indonesia and the European Union, EDF’s scientists, economists, attorneys and policy experts are working in 28 countries to turn our solutions into action. Connect with us on Twitter @EnvDefenseFund