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No Surprise: Hawaii’s Sierra Club Backs Schatz

·By civilbeat

Given U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz‘s declared priority on the environment, it perhaps comes as no surprise that the Sierra Club of Hawaii has endorsed him over U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa.

Said Director Robert Harris in a press release Sunday (Sept. 1), “Senator Schatz is exactly the kind of clean energy leader Hawaii and America need. His commitment to homegrown, clean energy is second-to-none. Based on his lengthy background in working to protect Hawaii’s environment, we are confident he is the best choice to protect Hawaii families’ health, air and water,