content begins here


Tom shaking hands

The issues of economic, racial, and environmental justice keep me focused and determined, and I’ll never stop working toward them.

Meet Tom >

Tom and the People Win

Tom and the People
vs. Big Tobacco

Tom led the charge against Big Tobacco after witnessing how corporate interests manipulated the government for profit over public health.

Read More

Tom and the People
vs. Dirty Energy

A coalition of residents, environmental activists, and local elected officials protested NRG’s proposal. Tom asked how he could help.

Read More

Tom and the People
vs. Big Corporations

Exasperated that big businesses were being rewarded for moving jobs out of California, Tom put people in the driver’s seat and stimulated the state’s economy.

Read More

What's next?

I am more passionate than ever about spending all my time and money to change the political neglect in this country.
Tom and Kat have pledged to give away the majority of their wealth to philanthropic causes during their lives.
At the peak of the recession, Tom defended California’s climate policies from attacks by big oil corporations and opened the door to thousands of clean energy jobs.
For the past decade, Tom has worked directly with people to take on big corporations & win.
The establishment has failed many hard working people. If we don’t call it out, nothing will change. - Tom Steyer
Steyer has played a critical behind-the-scenes role in helping shape the country’s national energy policy. - Washington Post
Steyer’s youth voter turnout campaign was critical and likely helped Democrats take back the House. - Forbes Magzine
Tom has fought for stronger clean energy laws around the country, and won.
During Tom's run president, the campaign planted a tree for every active volunteer, putting words into action.
When it was still considered “politically risky,” Tom launched Need to Impeach in 2017 to hold Donald Trump accountable.
Tom and Kat run a 1,800-acre cattle ranch that
focuses on regenerative agriculture solutions.

Tom's Organizations

NextGen America

We are a diverse coalition of young people, organized to take power by winning elections for progressive candidates.

Read more

Need to Impeach

A movement of 8.5 million Americans who stood up for the impeachment of Donald Trump. NTI members helped flip the House in 2018, eventually leading to the president's impeachment on December 18, 2019.

Read more

For Our Future

We are a people-driven organization that works with local leaders and organizations to push for permanent progressive change.

Read more

TomKat Foundation

Tom and Kat Taylor founded TomKat Foundation to create and support organizations that fight climate change and build healthy food systems.

Read more

Radicle Impact

Radicle Impact is an impact venture fund that focuses on regenerative food systems, fair and beneficial finance, and sustainable and just resource use.

Read more

Beneficial State Bank

Beneficial State Bank is an Oakland-based community development bank founded by Tom and his partner Kat Taylor in 2007 to build prosperity in communities of color.

Read more