I vote the environment. That includes candidates who protect public lands and our natural resources, work for education for all, respect women and their choices, and respects diverse cultures.
President Obama saved us from economic devastation and is now working to help the people of New Jersey with Gov. Chris Christie. That is leadership. He cares about the land, renewable energy he will address climate change. Also, he is straight up and says what he believes.
John Garamendi’s values are grounded in his ranching upbringing and time with the Peace Corps. He is an honorable man and supports the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region.
Lois Wolk has fought to protect Putah Creek and Cache Creek, and is now working to protect and restore the delta.
Mariko Yamada is always there for those with no voice and little power. I thank her for that and for her 100 percent Sierra Club voting record.