After reviewing the voting records of incumbents, questionnaire responses and interviews, the Sierra Club has endorsed the following candidates for the May primary: Cheri Beasley for U.S. Senate; Jasmine Beach-Ferrara for U.S. House; Julie Mayfield for N.C. Senate District 49; Al Whitesides for Buncombe County Board of Commissioners District 1; Esther Manheimer for Asheville mayor; and Maggie Ullman Berthiaume, Antanette Mosley and Sheneika Smith for Asheville City Council.
These candidates have a proven record of support for addressing climate change and protecting our environment.
— Ken Brame WNC Sierra Club Political Chair Leicester
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