- DISTRICT: 6
- REGION: Federal
- GOVERNMENT BODY: Congressional
- YEAR: 2020
- CONTACT: Campaign Website
Congresswoman Grace Meng is running for reelection to represent District 6 in the 117th Congress. Meng has represented her district since being elected in 2013. In 2017, Meng sponsored legislation (HR4096) to establish a prize competition through the Secretary of Energy for research of technology that would reduce carbon in the atmosphere. On the 2019 Environmental Scorecard, Meng received 100%. Meng has committed to legislation like the Green New Deal, and secured an amendment to the Climate Action Now Act (HR9) to highlight the link between climate change and vulnerability of food production systems.