Check out the candidate responses from the 2022 Maryland Gubernatorial Climate Forum

Following our Gubernatorial Forums, we asked each registered gubernatorial candidate to submit written responses to the series of questions that we asked at the Forums. Click the candidate’s name below to read their response. The names shown in black text did not submit responses.

John King
David Lashar
Wes Moore
Tom Perez
Kelly Schulz
Kyle Sefcik
Jerome Segal
Joe Werner

Maryland League of Conservation Voters Education Fund and Maryland Matters proudly present 2022 Maryland  Gubernatorial Candidate Climate Forums.
The forums are nonpartisan and all candidates who have filed for the primary election for Governor were invited. Topics included climate change, clean energy, the Chesapeake Bay, water quality, transportation, environmental justice, and more.

Tuesday, March 8 @ 7:00 PM

 

PANELISTS

Josh Kurtz of Maryland Matters, Dr. Tonya Harrison Edwards of the NAACP Prince George’s County Branch, and Rona Kobell of Environmental Justice Journalism Initiative.

CANDIDATES

We had 10 candidates in attendance: Jon Baron (D), Robin Ficker (R), Doug Gansler (D), Ashwani Jain (D), John King (D), David Lashar (Libertarian), Wes Moore (D) Laura Neuman (D), Tom Perez (D), and Jerome M. Segal (D)

SPONSORS

Please join us in thanking sponsors Sierra Club Maryland Chapter, NAACP Prince George’s County Branch, Environmental Justice Journalism Initiative, CCAN Action Fund, and Ed Hatcher & Angie Cannon.

Thanks to the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland College Park for hosting this event.

Wednesday, March 9  @ 7:00 PM

PANELISTS

Josh Kurtz of Maryland Matters, Staci Hartwell of the NAACP MSC, Stella Krajick, Goucher College student, and Sheilah Kast, WYPR Radio Host of On The Record

CANDIDATES

We had 8 candidates in attendance: Jon Baron (D), Robin Ficker (R),  Doug Gansler (D), Ashwani Jain (D), John King (D), David Lashar (Libertarian), Laura Neuman (D) and Jerome M. Segal (D)

SPONSORS

Please join us in thanking sponsors Sierra Club Maryland Chapter, NAACP Maryland State Conference Baltimore County Branch, CCAN Action Fund, and Ed Hatcher & Angie Cannon.

Thanks to the Sarah T. Hughes Center for Politics at Goucher College for hosting this event.