Sierra Club Statement on Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Announcement

WASHINGTON, D.C. –(ENEWSPF)–April 13, 2015.  Yesterday, former U.S. Senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced that she would officially begin her campaign for President of the United States.

In response, Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune released the following statement:

“The Sierra Club is pleased to welcome Hillary Clinton into the 2016 Presidential field.

“With the implementation of the Clean Power Plan and critical climate negotiations in Paris on the horizon, climate action will be a major theme in the 2016 election. This election, Secretary Clinton has the opportunity to build on her strong environmental record, bring real leadership to the climate fight, and lay out her plan to grow the American clean energy economy.””