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April 16, 2015 617-742-2553
Rep. Khan a Champion on Environmental Issues
Newton legislator has perfect voting record on ELM’s issues
BOSTON — State Rep. Kay Khan continued her lengthy and strong record of environmental advocacy in the last legislative session, again proving herself a true champion for the environment, according to the new Environmental League of Massachusetts’ legislative scorecard.
“Kay Khan has been a strong advocate for us at the State House and we are proud to call her a champion of the environment,” said ELM President George Bachrach. “Our new scorecard helps us show what a strong leader she is. She has been on our side and the side of voters on issues that matter to us.”
The legislative scorecard from ELM, the oldest environmental advocacy organization in the Commonwealth, relies on roll call votes on legislation that deals with environmental and energy issues. Khan, D-Newton, rated a perfect voting record on the matters considered by the score card.
ELM gauged lawmakers on several important bills that will move the state forward – including:
For more information, the full scorecard can be viewed at the ELM website.