WASHINGTON, DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, announced today its endorsement of Dr. Peter Clemens for Congress (UT-1). Clemens will be a tireless advocate for Utah’s magnificent public lands and clean energy and outdoor recreation economies.
“Dr. Peter Clemens has a deep and personal understanding of the public health threats posed to Utah families by dirty air and water,” said LCV Action Fund
Washington, D.C. – In response to Senator Marco Rubio’s claims during second TV debate in the Florida Senate race, LCV Action Fund’s SVP of Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld issued the following statement:
“As Florida is already feeling the impacts of climate change, the choice in the Senate race couldn’t be clearer. Patrick Murphy understands we have an obligation to our economy, our environment and our livelihood to combat climate change head on while Marco Rubio
Second LCV campaign tying ExxonMobil’s cover up of climate science to a candidate’s support for the oil industry
Washington, D.C. – Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) is announcing a new $100,000 digital ad campaign against Rep. Jolly in Florida’s thirteenth district, building on LCV’s $200,000 mail campaign announced last week. This is LCV’s second ad tying ExxonMobil’s attempts to deny climate science to a candidate’s support for the oil industry.
You can view the
TV ad details Poliquin’s ties to Big Oil special interests
Washington, D.C. – Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) is announcing a new $230,000 TV ad campaign targeting Bruce Poliquin in Maine’s second Congressional district. The ad details his ties to Big Oil special interests in Washington, and his support for their interests, not the needs of his constituents.
The ad, “Friends,” will run on broadcast and cable in the Bangor media market. You can view
Washington, D.C. – In response to the final Pennsylvania Senate debate, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:
“Unsurprisingly, Pat Toomey brazenly flaunted his hostility to a clean, renewable energy economy on the debate stage tonight, yet neglected to mention his votes to protect the billions Big Polluters receive in taxpayer handouts. And the oil and gas special interests, including the Koch brothers, have returned the favor, pouring in millions to keep him
New radio ads defend McGinty’s record, and attack Toomey for ties to Big Oil
Washington, D.C. – Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and EDF Action are announcing a new $500,000 radio ad campaign against Pat Toomey in the Pennsylvania Senate race. The ad campaign builds on the over $4.5 million LCV, LCV Victory Fund, and the New American Jobs Fund have invested in the Pennsylvania Senate race so far this cycle. EDF Action has
Digital ad details ExxonMobil’s attempts to deny climate science and Rep. Cresent Hardy’s support for the oil industry
Washington, D.C. – Amid allegations that ExxonMobil ignored its own scientists and instead fueled climate science denial for decades, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) is launching an effort to communicate with voters about House candidates with ties to the oil giant. The effort is being launched with digital advertising targeting Cresent Hardy, running for re-election in Nevada’s
WASHINGTON, DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, announced today its endorsement of Peter DeFazio for re-election to Congress (OR-4). Having represented Oregon for over 25 years, Congressman DeFazio has proven himself a crucial environmental leader who works to combat climate change, promote clean energy and protect public lands.
“Congressman DeFazio has time and again shown he is an independent and effective legislator