Clean Water Action Endorses Cicilline



October 2, 2018

Contact: Johnathan Berard | 401-331-6972 |



PROVIDENCE – Clean Water Action is pleased to announce its list of endorsed candidates for the 2018 general election being held on Tuesday, November 6th.

“Rhode Island’s natural resources are our state’s greatest asset, and we need to do everything in our power to make sure that we protect them,” said Johnathan Berard, Clean Water Action’s Rhode Island State Director. “These candidates have earned our endorsement because of their commitment to safeguarding our environment and public health. They have pledged their support for policies that will reduce consumption of single-use plastics and plastic pollution, protect our drinking water supply and water resources, and move swiftly towards a vision of 100% renewable energy for our state.”

Clean Water Action Rhode Island proudly endorses the following candidates for US Congress, Governor, Treasurer, and the General Assembly:

US Senate
Sheldon Whitehouse (D)

US House of Representatives
David Cicilline (D), House District 1
Jim Langevin (D), House District 2

Gina Raimondo (D)

Seth Magaziner (D)

State Senate
Adam Satchell (D), District 9
Dawn Euer (D), District 13
Val Lawson (D), District 14
Dennis Lavallee (D), District 19
Josh Miller (D), District 28
Jennifer Douglas (D), District 34
Bridget Valverde (D), District 35

State Representative
Christopher Blazejewski (D), District 2
Rebecca Kislak (D), District 4
Marcia Ranglin-Vassell (D), District 5
John Lombardi (D), District 8
Anastasia Williams (D), District 9
Grace Diaz (D), District 11
Joseph Almeida (D), District 12
Arthur Handy (D), District 18
David Bennett (D), District 20
Justine Caldwell (D), District 30
Carol Hagan McEntee (D), District 33
Teresa Tanzi (D), District 34
Kathleen Fogarty (D), District 35
Lauren Niedel-Gresh (D), District 40
Michael Steiner (D), District 41
John “Jack” Lyle, Jr. (R), District 46
Michael Morin (D), District 49
Karen Alzate (D), District 60
Katherine Kazarian (D), District 63
Liana Cassar (D), District 66
Jason Knight (D), District 67
Laufton Asencao (D), District 68
Susan Donovan (D), District 69
Dennis Canario (D), District 71
Terri Cortvriend (D), District 72
Deborah Ruggiero (D), District 74
Lauren Carson (D), District 75



Since our founding during the campaign to pass the landmark Clean Water Act in 1972, Clean Water Action has worked to win strong health and environmental protections by bringing issue expertise, solution-oriented thinking and people power to the table.