Environews

Environews: Citizen groups give legislature poor marks

By Amy Brunvand

– By Amy Brunvand

During the 2016 General Session Utah lawmakers did a poor job protecting the environment according to HEAL Utah and the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club. The two organizations issued separate scorecards modeled on the League of Conservation Voters Scorecard, ranking state legislators according to votes on key environmental legislation. How did your State legislators vote?

HEAL Utah Scorecard: www.healutah.org/2016grades/

Sierra Club Scorecard: utah.sierraclub.org/content/utah-legislative-scorecard

 

This article was originally published on May 5, 2016.