Civic Engagement and Elections

Clean Water Action harnesses grassroots power by engaging and mobilizing our members and endorsing clean water leaders in elections from the local to national level.

Unwelcoming Committee

New Billboards Warn That Trump Administration Will Sell Public Lands to the Highest Bidder

Spoof Realty Billboards Will Elevate the Liquidation of Public Lands by William Perry Pendley, Acting Director of the Bureau of Land Management & David Bernhardt, Secretary of the Department of the Interior

Civic Engagement and Elections Blog Posts

Stop Pendley from selling off public lands
January 1, 2020

Happy New Year.

William Perry Pendley, an ardent advocate for the disposal and sell-off of public lands, is still acting director of the Bureau of Land Management. In the midst of a disastrous, politically motivated relocation of BLM headquarters from Washington, DC, this first workday of 2020 will find Pendley reporting to work at the agency’s new headquarters in Grand Junction, CO.

Double your donation for clean water
December 4, 2019

Part 2 or 3 (read Part 1 here)

UPDATE: Patagonia exhausted the match. Thank you to all who doubled their donation for clean water!

Outdoor gear manufacturer Patagonia has laid down an exciting challenge for Clean Water supporters. Between now and the end of the year, the company is making up to $10 million available to match donations made to environmental nonprofits Patagonia has supported in the past. Clean Water Fund is on that list.

body of water at sunset
December 4, 2019

Part 1 of 3 (see Part 2 here)

At a time when our water faces unprecedented threats – extreme cuts, rollbacks and blatant giveaways to big polluters – we hear from many Clean Water Action members who want to be able to do more.