The Environmental League of Massachusetts Action Fund today endorsed Julian Cyr for State Senate in the Cape and Islands District, a credit to his commitment to environmental issues and his passion for public service. With critical issues of energy policy and environmental protection to be addressed in the next legislative session, the leadership of the ELM Action Fund believes it is important to elect environmental champions like Julian Cyr to the State Senate.
“We are proud to endorse Julian because of his strong commitment to addressing environmental issues both in his district and across the Commonwealth,” said Joe O’Brien, ELM Action Fund Political Director. “Julian understands the importance of our state investing in clean energy, sustainable transportation and parks to help address climate change, create jobs, and build healthier communities."
Julian has broad experience in public policy, health advocacy, organizing, and social justice. Most recently, he served as Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs for Environmental Health at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Julian is deeply committed to protecting the land, air and water of the his district and the Commonwealth. You can learn about Julian and his plans to improve the environment on his web page at juliancyr.com.
The ELM Action Fund is a nonpartisan organization that helps pass laws that protect our environmental legacy, holds our elected officials accountable and works to build the political power of the environmental community.
Last year the ELM Action Fund and the national League of Conservation Voters launched a new affiliation and an aggressive plan to flex the environmental community’s policy muscle in Massachusetts. This fall the ELM Action Fund has been working to educate and mobilize voters in key legislative races across the state. To learn more about our work and our recent electoral victories go to www.elmaction.org/campaigns.