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Steyer: The time for Reparations is long past due

(San Francisco, CA, July 27) Climate activist, NextGen America founder, and former presidential candidate Tom Steyer has endorsed H.R. 40, the resolution introduced by  Representative Sheila Jackson Lee, TX-18. H.R. 40 would fund a Commission to study government Reparations with a level of specificity and actionability for the descendents of enslaved…

Steyer: “We are in a sprint towards November and a better climate future”

(San Francisco, CA, July 20) Climate activist, NextGen America founder, and former presidential candidate Tom Steyer has begun a robust surrogate schedule in his new role on Vice President Biden’s Climate Engagement Advisory Council. This past week Steyer has participated in four Climate Voters for Biden events in Colorado, Nevada, New…

Tom Steyer Statement on the Passing of Congressman John Lewis

(San Francisco, CA, July 18) –– Climate activist, NextGen America founder, and former Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer released the following statement on the passing of Civil Rights titan, Congressman John Lewis: “Today, the entire nation mourns the loss of Rep. John Lewis, whose courage, moral clarity,…

Steyer: “No Question, Joe Biden Gets the Urgency of the Moment”

(San Francisco, CA, July 14) –– Following the release of Vice President Biden’s “Build Back Better” plan’s focus on clean energy, climate activist, former presidential candidate, and co-chair of Biden’s Advisory Council on Climate Engagement Tom Steyer said the following about the plan: “We are at a tipping point in…

Tom Steyer on “Calling All Californians: Shop Safe, Shop Local” Campaign

(San Francisco, CA, July 8) –– Co-Chair of the Governor’s Task Force on Economic Recovery Tom Steyer released the following statement on the launch of the California Office of Small Business Advocate’s “Calling All Californians: Shop Safe, Shop Local” Campaign. The campaign’s goal is to encourage people to safely support…

Tom Steyer Endorses Sara Gideon for Senate, Highlighting Bold Leadership on Climate

(San Francisco, CA, July 1) –– Climate activist, NextGen America founder, and former presidential candidate Tom Steyer endorsed Sara Gideon for the United States Senate in Maine today. Steyer’s endorsement of Gideon is part of his initiative to support candidates up and down the ballot who have demonstrated leadership on…

Tom Steyer Endorses Senator Ed Markey in Massachusetts Senate Race

(San Francisco, CA, June 29) –– Climate activist, NextGen America founder, and former presidential candidate Tom Steyer endorsed Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) for Senate in Massachusetts today. Tom Steyer “For the last several decades, Ed’s been leading the fight in Congress to tackle our climate crisis while too many politicians on…