It's good to be green

By Michael Dobie with Newsday

August 29, 2019

Originally published in Newsday on August 29, 2019.

This year's state legislative session was generally considered to be a strong one for the environment, with Long Islanders playing a starring role. Both of those points were underscored by the 2019 environmental scorecard released this week by the New York League of Conservation Voters.

Sixty-five lawmakers earned perfect scores of 100, including 26 in the State Senate and 39 in the Assembly. Singled out by the advocacy group were Sen. Todd Kaminsky (D-Long Beach) and Assemb. Steve Englebright (D-Setauket), who were dubbed "Environmental Champions." 

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