WashCo Dems Call to Action: Divest Oregon Petition
Issue: Climate change is real, and it is an emergency. We need to act now!
Tell the Oregon Treasury to stop investing in fossil fuels.
Organization: Treasurer Read, the Oregon Investment Council members, and candidates for Treasurer including Senator Elizabeth Steiner.
Deadline for action: 2023-12-31
More information: Climate change is real, and it is an emergency. We need to act now!
We call on the current Oregon State Treasurer, Oregon Investment Council members, and candidates for Oregon Treasurer to create and support an effective climate risk action plan that includes these components:
- Ends NEW investments in fossil fuel
- Phases out all CURRENT fossil fuel investments while protecting returns
- Uses a JUST TRANSITION framework to reduce climate risk to frontline communities
- Requires annual release of a public list of ALL portfolio holdings