Climate Dispatch — June 26, 2020: Global Warming Solutions Act Passes in Senate!

The Vermont Senate passed the Global Warming Solutions Act, a critical piece of climate legislation, moving it out of the Senate and back to the House. The vote was 23-5. Johanna Miller provides an update on what’s next for GWSA.

Please take a moment to thank your legislators who voted in favor of this bill! It really makes a difference, as lawmakers appreciate hearing from their constituents and what is important to them. The Senators who voted in favor of GWSA this week are listed below the video. You can find your legislators and their contact info at

Tim Ashe (Chittenden)
Becca Balint (Windham)
Philip Baruth (Chittenden)
Christopher Bray (Addison)
Brian Campion (Bennington)
Alison Clarkson (Windsor)
Ann Cummings (Washington)
Ruth Hardy (Addison)
Cheryl Hooker (Rutland)
Debbie Ingram (Chittenden)
Jane Kitchel (Caledonia)
Ginny Lyons (Chittenden)
Mark A. MacDonald (Orange)
Dick Mazza (Grand Isle)
Dick McCormack (Windsor)
James McNeil (Rutland)
Alice Nitka (Windsor)
Christopher Pearson (Chittenden)
Andrew Perchlik (Washington)
Anthony Pollina (Washington)
Dick Sears (Bennington)
Michael Sirotkin (Chittenden)
Richard Westman (Lamoille)
Jeannette K. White (Windham)