Tags: Environmental Champions
Since the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) released the 2013 National Environmental Scorecard earlier this week, many elected officials have been promoting their high scores and their commitment to protecting our environment and public health.
“We have a moral obligation to preserve our planet for future generations, handing it over to our children in as good or better condition than we received it from our parents...Unfortunately, the House Majority this Congress has taken it upon themselves to try to roll back important environmental protections and increase our reliance on dirty fossil fuels, and I was proud to stand on the side of keeping our air safe to breathe and our water clean to drink.”
Click here to see how your member of Congress voted on the 2013 National Environmental Scorecard. This year we have added a new feature that allows you to see every score in one place, and gives you the ability to sort by party and score. Also, we are making it easier for you to see where your member of Congress stands over their lifetime on a particular issue, including categorizes like climate change, dirty energy and toxics. Congratulate your members of Congress that did well and make sure to express displeasure with your legislators if they sided with polluters and earned low scores at http://scorecard.lcv.org.