It's people vs. plastics — we can't have both. Take a stand today and your monthly gift getsTRIPLED! Donate today!

National Environmental Group Endorses David Segal for Congress

As a State Representative and founder of Demand Progress, Segal has led climate fight


The national environmental advocacy group Food & Water Action is endorsing former State Representative David Segal in his run for Rhode Island’s 2nd Congressional District.

Food & Water Action Political Director Sam Bernhardt issued the following statement:

“David Segal has the track record, the depth of knowledge, and the passion needed to be a climate leader in Congress. As a Providence Council Member and Rhode Island State Representative, David has fought for Renewable Portfolio Standards and stood against fossil fuel infrastructure. We look forward to working with him to pass ambitious climate legislation in Congress.”

Food & Water Action, the political and lobbying arm of the national advocacy group Food & Water Watch, mobilizes people to build political power to move bold and uncompromised solutions to the most pressing food, water and climate problems of our time. We work to protect people’s health, communities and democracy from the destructive power of powerful economic interests.