Friends of the Earth Action

60 sec. ad run in NH starting Oct. 25, 2007. 

[Music] John Edwards:  The world needs to see us taking action, that demonstrates we care about humanity, not just about ourselves.

(Female) Announcer:  John Edwards...On global warming.

John Edwards:  We ought to reduce our carbon emissions by at least 80%.  Make the polluters pay.  Make them buy a permit.  That will produce at least 30 billion dollars.  That money should be invested in wind, solar, cellulose based biofuels -- clean, renewable sources of energy.

Announcer:  John Edwards.  Alone among the candidates in asking something of us.

John Edwards:  We're going to have to be willing to conserve.  To conserve in our homes, to conserve in our workplaces, to drive more fuel efficient vehicles..."

Announcer:  John Edwards.  Endorsed by Friends of the Earth Action, one of the nation's leading environmental groups, because he has the courage to lead on global warming.

Paid for by Friends of the Earth Action,, which is responsible for the content of this advertising.  Not authorized by any candidate or candidate's committee.


Notes: FoE Action endorsed Edwards on October 14.  According to the press release
"This ad is the first part of our campaign to mobilize our members and supporters, like-minded environmentalists and voters in New Hampshire for the election of John Edwards as President," said Brent Blackwelder, president of FoE Action.