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Rep. Mace Helps Launch Conservative Climate Caucus Alongside Over 50 House Republicans

June 23, 2021
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Nancy Mace (SC-01) released the following statement regarding the launch of the Conservative Climate Caucus in Congress:
 
"In the Lowcountry, environment is everything. Our pristine beaches, wetlands, and our wildlife are worth fighting for," Mace said. "Conservation is vital to the future of the Lowcountry and our economy. With massive flooding in recent years, our community has seen first hand what can happen if we fail to understand this. I promised to make protecting our environment a top priority when I came to Congress, and I'm eager to work with my colleagues to advance new and innovative ways to keep this promise."
 
Today, I am proud to launch the Conservative Climate Caucus with many of my Republican colleagues," said the Chair of the new caucus, Rep. John Curtis (UT-03). "Republicans have conservative solutions to lower emissions while enhancing economic prosperity. We do care about climate – and we already have solutions and plan to find more.
 
"The goal of the Conservative Climate Caucus is to bring members of the Republican party together to educate each other on climate policies that will make real progress on reducing emissions through American innovation and resources. Proposals to reduce emissions and be good stewards of the earth do not have to hurt the American economy – in fact they do the opposite. There is a way to lower global emissions without sacrificing American jobs and principles – and I believe Republicans are the ones that can and should be leading the charge.
 
"I look forward to working with my colleagues to advance a message of caring for our planet, and move away from the culture of shaming that has become all too prevalent in our public dialogue.”
 
To see a full list of caucus members, see below:
 
  • John Curtis (UT-03); Energy and Commerce
  • Garrett Graves (LA-06); Select Committee on Climate (Ranking Member), Transportation and Infrastructure, Natural Resources
  • Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05); Energy and Commerce (RM)
  • Bruce Westerman (AR-04); Transportation and Infrastructure; Natural Resources (RM)
  • Glenn Thompson (PA-15); Agriculture (RM), Education and Labor 
  • Michael McCaul (TX-10); Foreign Affairs (RM), Homeland Security 
  • Frank Lucas (OK-03); Financial Services, Science, Space and Technology (RM) 
  • Richard Hudson (NC-08); Energy and Commerce, Republican Conference Secretary    
  • David McKinley (WV-01); Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee RM    
  • Andy Barr (KY-06); Financial Services, Foreign Affairs, Republican Study Steering Committee
  • Dan Newhouse (WA-04); Appropriations, Western Caucus Chair 
  • Burgess Owens (UT-04); Education and Labor, Judiciary
  • Chris Stewart (UT-02); Appropriations, Intelligence 
  • Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03); Appropriations   
  • Cliff Bentz (OR-02); Natural Resources, Judiciary 
  • Andrew Garbarino (NY-02) Homeland Security, Small Business 
  • David Joyce (OH-14); Appropriations, Modernization, Ethics  
  • Blake Moore (UT-01); Armed Services, Natural Resources 
  • David Valadao (CA-21); Appropriations 
  • Debbie Lesko (AZ-08); Energy and Commerce
  • Doug Lamborn (CO-05); Natural Resources, Armed Services 
  • Jeff Fortenberry (NE-01); Appropriations   
  • Jeff Van Drew (NJ-02); Transportation and Infrastructure, Homeland Security 
  • Kelly Armstrong (ND-AL); Energy and Commerce    
  • Lee Zeldin (NY-01); Financial Services, Foreign Affairs    
  • Mariannette Miller-Meeks (IA-02); Education and Labor, Veterans Affairs, Homeland Security           
  • Mark Amodei (NV-02); Appropriations   
  • Markwayne Mullin (OK-02); Energy and Commerce, Intelligence         
  • Michael Burgess (TX-26); Energy and Commerce, Rules    
  • Michael Cloud (TX-27); Oversight and Reform, Agriculture
  • Michael Waltz (FL-06); Armed Services, Space, Science and Technology
  • Nancy Mace (SC-01); Transportation and Infrastructure, Oversight and Reform, Veterans Affairs 
  • Pat Fallon (TX-04); Armed Services, Oversight and Reform      
  • Peter Meijer (MI-03); Homeland Security, Foreign Affairs, Science, Space and Technology    
  • Rick Crawford (AR-01); Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Intelligence 
  • Stephanie Bice (OK-05); Armed Services, Space, Science and Technology
  • Tim Burchett (TN-02); Foreign Affairs, Transportation and Infrastructure  
  • Tim Walberg (MI-07); Energy and Commerce, Education and Labor       
  • Troy Balderson (OH-12); Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure 
  • Robert Latta (OH-05); Energy and Commerce,
  • Chris Jacobs (NY-27); Agriculture, Budget
  • Michelle Steel (CA-34); Transportation and Infrastructure; Education and Labor
  • Morgan Griffith (VA-09); Energy and Commerce
  • August Pfluger (TX-11); Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security
  • Steven Palazzo (MS-04); Appropriations
  • Dusty Johnson (SD- AL); Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Jay Obernolte (CA-08); Budget, Natural Resources, Space, Science and Technology
  • Larry Bucshon (IN-08); Energy and Commerce
  • Jim Baird (IN-04); Agriculture, Science Space and Technology
  • Jack Bergman (MI-01); Armed Services, Veteran's Affairs
  • Maria Salazar (FL-27); Foreign Affairs, Small Business
  • Tom Rice (SC-07); Ways and Means
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