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Environmental group endorses 25 candidates in bid to send more climate advocates to the Hill

By Beatrice Paez      

The list isn’t an exhaustive look at all the contenders who have been vocal on climate action, but it includes Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, Science Minister Kirsty Duncan, Treasury Board President Joyce Murray, Independent MP Jane Philpott, and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May.

Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, Science Minister Kirsty Duncan, Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, and Independent MP Jane Philpott have been endorsed by GreenPAC, a non-partisan environmental group. It wants Canadians to throw their support behind 25 candidates, including these four, who they say have long been vocal in pushing for climate action. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade

A non-partisan environmental organization is throwing its support behind 25 federal candidates in the upcoming election in an effort to send more climate activists to the next House of Commons. 

Beatrice Paez

Beatrice Paez is the digital editor at The Hill Times.
- bpaez@hilltimes.com


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