Citizens’ Climate Lobby
CCL Training: Budget Reconciliation Explained

CCL Training: Budget Reconciliation Explained

September 17, 2021

Join CCL Strategy Director Tony Sirna for a background review of the budget reconciliation process, understand how this process might apply to carbon fee and dividend related legislation and review additional climate legislation emerging from the Senate and House packages.

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(0:00) Intro & Agenda
(2:23) Background on Reconciliation & Filibuster
(4:37) More about Reconciliation & Budget Resolution
(11:53) Carbon Fee & Dividend in Reconciliation
(16:33) Other Climate Policy In Reconciliation 
(33:40) What Have Studies Found?
(39:19) Q&A Discussion

Presentation Slides: http://cclusa.org/reconciliation-explained-slides 
Budget Reconciliation Actions: https://community.citizensclimate.org/topics/reconciliation-actions 
CCL Community Training Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/487 

CCL Training: CCL‘s Transformational Organizing Guide

CCL Training: CCL‘s Transformational Organizing Guide

September 3, 2021

Join CCL leaders for a review of CCL's training on our five pillars of transformational organizing to help us strengthen our leadership development and capacity throughout our organization. We'll review suggestions and ideas in our groups will increase the number of highly engaged and motivated people that we work with and enable us to reach our goals!

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(0:00) Intro & Background
(3:19) The Pyramid of Engagement
(9:50) The CCL Way
(15:06) The Conditions that Motivate 
(20:22) The Elimination of Blame
(27:13) The Empowerment of Volunteers

Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/transformational-organizing-slides 
CCL Community Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/222 

CCL Training: Introduction To Using Tiktok For Grassroots Outreach

CCL Training: Introduction To Using Tiktok For Grassroots Outreach

August 13, 2021

Join CCL's Media Manager Ashley Hunt-Martorano for a training that will introduce you to TikTok and CCL's active channel on it (https://www.tiktok.com/@citizensclimate) as well as enhancing you and your group’s use of the newer social media platform to support your social media goals and interact with the millions of users online.

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  • (0:00) Intro & Agenda
  • (2:57) Why TikTok?
  • (6:05) What is TikTok?
  • (12:00) Getting Started!
  • (26:03) CCL's TikTok Strategy
  • (32:30) CCL Tiktok Video Examples
  • (44:40) How You Can Help!

Follow Us: https://www.tiktok.com/@citizensclimate 
Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/tiktok-slides 
TikTok Forum in the Social Media Action Team on CCL Community:
https://community.citizensclimate.org/groups/discuss/975/3102 

CCL Training: En-ROADS Update & Hosting Climate Simulations

CCL Training: En-ROADS Update & Hosting Climate Simulations

July 23, 2021

Join CCL Education & Engagement Director Brett Cease and CCL Michigan Liaisons Coordinator Lisa DelBuono, MD, for a training that will review the background, details, and how to host a simulation event with Climate Interactive's climate policy simulator, En-ROADS, built with MIT Sloan. Lisa demonstrates two sample presentations using the tool to help groups explore the power of a steadily rising price on carbon through policies like the Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act as well as other strategies to address climate change to highlight complementary climate goals including the impact of changes in energy, land use, consumption, agriculture, and other policies.

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(0:00) Intro & Agenda
(2:25) En-ROADS Background
(8:01) How To Use The Simulator
(12:24) Example Carbon Pricing En-Roads Simulation For Progressive-Leaning Audiences (stand alone version: https://youtu.be/awyp495Ran4)
(27:23) Example Carbon Pricing En-Roads Simulation For Conservative-Leaning Audiences (stand alone version: https://youtu.be/162gInMuJws)
(39:04) Next Steps In Your Outreach
(43:20) En-ROADS Training Updates!

Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/enroads-update
En-ROADS Simulator: http://en-roads.org
En-ROADS Training: https://learn.climateinteractive.org/
What's working for you? Share on CCL Community’s Forums: https://community.citizensclimate.org/forums

Take Action on a Price on Carbon in the Senate

Take Action on a Price on Carbon in the Senate

July 20, 2021

Join CCL Executive Director Mark Reynolds, President Madeleine Para and Vice President of Government Affairs Danny Richter for a special CCL webinar for all-leaders because now is the time for a big push on the Senate.

Review the Senate legislative landscape as context for this campaign, understand how CCL will amplify our asks to both Democrat and Republican Senate office, and take action to help ensure a price on carbon is included in the reconciliation package.

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(0:00) Intro & Agenda
(1:28) Opening Remarks
(2:27) Legislative Landscape
(9:29) Campaign Actions To Take
(14:26) Role Play Example
(19:19) Q&A Discussion

Take Action on A Price on Carbon in the Senate: https://cclusa.org/senate
CCL Crunch Time For Climate Policy: https://citizensclimatelobby.org/climate-policy-in-budget-reconciliation/
Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/price-carbon-senate-slides 
Questions? Ask on CCL Community’s Forums: https://community.citizensclimate.org/forums 

#climatechange #climate #reconciliation #priceoncarbon #carbontax

CCL Training: How To Use CCL’s Branded Resources In Your Outreach

CCL Training: How To Use CCL’s Branded Resources In Your Outreach

July 9, 2021

Join CCL's Marketing Manager Ashley Hunt-Martorano and Designer Breanna Cooke for a training that will walk you through and explore the many branded resources that CCL provides our volunteers to help you with your own local outreach, including Graphic Design Templates in Canva and CCL Brand Guidelines.

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(0:00) Intro & Agenda
(3:03) Why Is This Important?
(7:52) Finding Resources
(17:25) Branding Guidelines
(20:19) Canva Templates
(32:38) CCL Logos
(45:52) CCL Photos
(50:55) Messaging, Values, & Tone
(53:01) In Review

Presentation Slides: http://cclusa.org/using-branded-resources 
CCL Community Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/events/item/24/7348 

CCL Training: The Power of Republican State Legislator Support For Carbon Pricing

CCL Training: The Power of Republican State Legislator Support For Carbon Pricing

July 2, 2021

Recent initiatives in Utah, Oregon, Delaware and beyond have successfully gained the support of conservative state-level legislators to publicly support carbon pricing policy principles, including the Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act. Join this CCL training to hear directly from CCL leaders who have been building these successful relationships and learn how you can best leverage this momentum in your own climate endorsement and conservative outreach. 

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  • (0:00) Introductions & Agenda
  • (1:40) Utah's Example
  • (14:04) Oregon's Example
  • (19:07) Rep. Drazan's Testimony
  • (29:09) Delaware's Example
  • (38:59) Final Takeaways

Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/republican-state-support

CCL Community Training Event Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/events/item/24/7323 

CCL Training: Making It Local, Making It Real with Climate Central

CCL Training: Making It Local, Making It Real with Climate Central

June 25, 2021

Join Karen Florini, Vice President for Programs at Climate Central, for a training that highlights the toolbox of climate communication tools available to climate advocates from Climate Central, including Climate Matters, WeatherPower, Sea Level Rise, and Realtime Climate, all of which provide timely, personalized alerts on climate impacts & solutions – for every community in the U.S.

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(0:00) Intro & Agenda
(5:25) Climate Matters https://medialibrary.climatecentral.org/ 
(15:40) WeatherPower https://weatherpower.climatecentral.org/forecast/ 
(20:53) Sea Level Rise https://sealevel.climatecentral.org/maps/ 
(25:01) Realtime Climate https://www.climatecentral.org/realtime-climate/ 
(30:58) Partnership Journalism

Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/climate-central-tools

CCL Community Local Impact Resources: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources#local-impacts 

CCL’s June 2021 Lobby Training #1: Primary & Supporting Asks

CCL’s June 2021 Lobby Training #1: Primary & Supporting Asks

June 4, 2021

Join CCL's Vice President of Government Affairs Dr. Danny Richter for a training that reviews the updates and context for CCL's 2021 Primary and Supporting Asks as well as guidance for lobby teams as they plan their online meetings. 

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(0:00) Intro & Agenda
(3:20) Primary Asks
(34:12) Big Picture
(47:17) Supporting Asks
(https://youtu.be/lVaLK-KwYTs) Separate Q&A Discussion

Presentation Slides: http://cclusa.org/june-asks-slides

CCL Community Training Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/185 

CCL Training: Outreach With Agricultural Communities

CCL Training: Outreach With Agricultural Communities

April 2, 2021

Outreach to the agriculture community can help cultivate allies and build support of the Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act among farmers with farms of all sizes, agribusiness and consumers. Tune in to this webinar to learn what leaders of CCL's Agriculture Action Team are up to and their recommendations in your own connection-building with your local agricultural community including helping to understand the Growing Climate Solutions Act.

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(0:00) Overview & Agenda
(2:16) Agriculture & Climate Change
(5:58) Reaching out to Farmers
(13:26) Growing Climate Solutions Act
(22:34) The Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act

Presentation Slides: http://cclusa.org/agriculture-outreach 
CCL Training Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/151 
CCL' s Agriculture Action Team: https://community.citizensclimate.org/groups/home/968 
BCL Agriculture Sector Team: https://www.businessclimateleaders.org/agriculture-sector 

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