SIERRA CLUB NORTH STAR CHAPTER ENDORSES PETER WAGENIUS IN SENATE DISTRICT 59 SPECIAL ELECTION
The Sierra Club North Star Chapter has endorsed Peter Wagenius in the upcoming special election primary on December 6 for Minnesota Senate District 59.
“We believe that Peter’s experience and dedicated advocacy on environmental issues make him uniquely qualified to handle the job of Minnesota State Senator,” said Margaret Levin, State Director of the Sierra Club North Star Chapter, “Peter Wagenius will be an outstanding representative for the people of Senate District 59, and we look forward to working with him as our newest State Senator.”
The primary election in Senate District 59 is scheduled for December 6, 2011. The general election will be held on January 10, 2012. Senate District 59 includes all of Northeast and Southeast Minneapolis, as well as both the East Bank and West Bank campuses of the University of Minnesota and the surrounding Cedar/Riverside neighborhood.
The Sierra Club North Star Chapter is the leading grassroots voice to preserve and protect Minnesota’s environment.