WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the cloture vote on the Senate energy bill LCV’s Legislative Representative Madeleine Foote issued the following statement:
“We stand with the people of Flint and communities across the country suffering from similar health crises. It is simply mindboggling that certain members of the Senate are standing in the way of providing urgent relief to Flint’s families. Our nation can never make up for the permanent damage done to an entire community,
WASHINGTON, DC – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, NRDC Action Fund PAC and NextGen Climate have together already raised or contributed more than $2 million for federal and state candidates through GiveGreen and GiveGreen in the States in the 2015-2016 election cycle.
LCV Action Fund’s federal GiveGreen program, which is supported by the NRDC Action Fund PAC, helps to elect pro-environmental candidates at the federal level. GiveGreen in the States is a
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the president’s proposal to fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund, League of Conservation Voters Land Conservation Fellow Andy French issued the following statement:
"We applaud the Obama administration for continuing to invest in our future and fighting for America's best parks program. As we celebrate the centennial year of our country’s national parks, we should be looking for ways to celebrate our rich outdoor heritage and continue investing
Washington, D.C. – In response to the MSNBC Democratic debate, the last before the New Hampshire primary, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:
“Hillary is a true champion on environmental issues, and tonight we again saw a leader that will preserve and build upon President Obama’s legacy. Her vision was clear tonight, that climate change is not just a challenge but an opportunity to create new jobs and make the United States
Washington, D.C. – In response to the conversation at the CNN Democratic town hall tonight, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:
“Tonight, Hillary again underscored why she is the most qualified person to be president. Her passion for meeting the climate crisis head-on, as well as her stellar record and experience, make her the absolute best choice in the Democratic or GOP field. While the leading candidates in the GOP field all
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As both Chambers of Congress debate the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, with the House Oversight Committee’s hearing Wednesday morning and the Senate’s consideration of an amendment to the energy package, LCV’s Legislative Representative Madeleine Foote issued the following statement:
“Safe drinking water is a basic human right and there’s no question that Flint needs help. There is no way to adequately to make up for the permanent damage already done to
Washington, D.C. – Today, Hillary Clinton was announced as the winner of the 2016 Democratic Presidential Primary Caucus in Iowa, the first contest of the 2016 presidential race.
“The League of Conservation Voters congratulates Hillary Clinton on this key early win and looks forward to continuing to champion her climate and clean energy plans on the road to the White House,” said Gene Karpinski, president of the League of Conservation Voters. “We’re thrilled that Hillary has
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WASHINGTON, DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) last month launched a grassroots program, GreenRoots, to mobilize its members as volunteers for Hillary Clinton ahead of the Iowa caucus and the New Hampshire primary. GreenRoots has 24 staff and has engaged more than 150 LCV members, 65 percent of whom have completed more than one volunteer shift for Hillary for America. LCV members have completed