Washington Climate Assembly News

NEWS about our Climate Assembly


French climate bill set for rocky ride after citizens’ assembly slams weak ambition

A cautionary tale about the response to France’s 150 member Climate Assembly Recommendations
— Climate Home News

Citizens of Washington Take Up Climate Change Solutions

Can regular folks succeed where lawmakers and advocates have not?


Letter to the Editor:
Climate Assembly as Cooperative Example

“Tune in to learn how people can come together to find solutions . . .”
— Peninsula Daily News

WA Citizens assembly would seek consensus on climate

State legislators want to call on residents to gather, learn and craft solutions to climate change.
— HeraldNet


Four State Legislators endorse
WA Climate Assembly

  • Legislative Districts
  • Rep. Jake Fey, D-Tacoma, 27th
  • Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon, D-Burien, 34th
  • Rep. Steve Kirby, D-Tacoma, 29th
  • Rep. Cindy Ryu, D-Shoreline, 32nd

Washington is the first U.S. state to hold a climate assembly

Starting this month, residents of Washington are going to have direct say on climate matters in the state.
— InHabitat


Washington hosts first climate assembly in the US

Residents from all over the state begin virtual meetings to decide which climate change solutions to recommend to the Legislature in Olympia.
— Crosscut

WA Climate Assembly Video Interviews

A diverse group of dozens of Washingtonians working together to find a solution to climate change.
— Northwest NOW Digital First – PBS & KBTC