FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Hannah Blatt, (202) 454-4554 or email@example.com
Wednesday June 8th
LCV Lobby Day
Supreme Court Event with Senator Whitehouse, Activists from Key States
Capital Dinner with John Podesta, Katie McGinty and Tom Campion
Washington, DC — Lobby Day: On Wednesday, June 8, activists from 26 states will participate in the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Lobby Day on Capitol Hill. With the largest number of states ever, the group will hold events and lobby elected officials on the nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, water infrastructure, attacks on clean air and the energy bill.
Supreme Court Event: Senator Sheldon Whitehouse will join LCV and State LCVs from key states at a press event 12:00pm EDT in front of the Supreme Court, calling on senators to do their job and give Merrick Garland a fair hearing and a timely vote.
Capital Dinner: In the evening, LCV will host its annual capital dinner featuring John Podesta, former counselor to President Obama and current Chair of Hillary for America. This is a LCV membership event and media are required to RSVP in order to cover this event. To RSVP, please contact Hannah Blatt at firstname.lastname@example.org by noon Monday June 6th. Further details regarding media access and logistics will be provided in the coming days.
What: Supreme Court event with state LCV partners from key states calling on senators to do their job and give Merrick Garland a fair hearing and a timely vote.
Who: Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (RI)
Tiernan Sittenfeld, LCV SVP of Government Affairs
Staff and Activists from Arizona, Iowa, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin
When: 12:00 PM EDT, Wednesday, June 8th
Where: Steps in front of the U.S. Supreme Court
What: League of Conservation Voters Capital Dinner
Who: John Podesta, former counselor to President Obama, current chair of Hillary for America
Katie McGinty, former Chair of White House Council on Environmental Quality and current Senate candidate for Pennsylvania
Tom Campion, founder of Zumiez and the Campion Foundation, receiving the Environmental Leadership Award
The Alaska Center for the Environment, receiving the John Hunting Winning for the Environment Award
LCV members and distinguished guests
When: 6:30 PM EDT, Wednesday, June 8th
Where: The Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
*RSVP to: Hannah Blatt at email@example.com by noon Monday June 6th