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 an environmental leader who fights for policies to combat climate change, promote renewable energy, and protect important public lands in Oregon and across the nation.
“Congressman DeFazio is a crucial ally
WASHINGTON, DC—The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today its endorsement of Lois Capps for re-election to Congress (CA-24). Congresswoman Capps is a proven environmental champion who works tirelessly to combat climate change, protect California’s coast, and grow our clean energy economy.
“Lois Capps is an environmental leader, who has devoted her career to protecting public health and she continues this work in Congress by fighting
NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, DC—The New York League of Conservation Voters (NYLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund today announced their endorsement of Kathleen Rice for Congress (NY-4).
Long Island is on the forefront of a wide range of sustainability challenges, from climate change and sea-level rise, to water pollution and an aging transportation network. The 4th District needs a leader who can tackle these complex issues and bring federal resources to the
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 Bonnie Watson Coleman for Congress (NJ-12). Watson Coleman is committed to protecting our environment and making America a leader in clean energy while reducing our reliance on dirty fossil fuels.
“In Congress, Bonnie Watson Coleman will be an outspoken advocate for the protection of our planet by working to tackle
WASHINGTON – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today announced the addition of Republican Rep. Steve Southerland (FL-02) to LCV’s trademark Dirty Dozen program this cycle. The Dirty Dozen targets candidates — regardless of party affiliation — who consistently side against the environment and are running in races in which LCV has a serious chance to affect the outcome. Last election cycle, LCV defeated 11 of the 12 Dirty Dozen candidates.
"Rep. Steve Southerland’s environmental
WASHINGTON DC — The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Senior Vice President for Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld released this statement on today’s delivery of over 700,000 comments supporting the Army Corps of Engineers and Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Water Rule, which clarifies Clean Water Act protections for small streams and wetlands:
“Today’s delivery of over 700,000 comments is a clear message to the EPA and the Army Corps that Americans support this proposal. The Clean
Launches two TV ads, mail & voter contact programs that target voters likely to decide the election
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Victory Fund today announced a major $4.2 million North Carolina Senate program to defeat state Speaker of the House Tills and re-elect Senator Kay Hagan. The program includes the launch of two television ads that will run in the Greensboro media market through Election Day, a mail
WASHINGTON – League of Conservation Voters (LCV) National Press Secretary Jeff Gohringer released this statement ahead of the New Hampshire Senate debate later today. LCV recently launched a nearly $400,000 television ad campaign, currently running across the state, highlighting that the out-of-state oil billionaire Koch Brothers and Big Oil support former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown because of his long record of voting for special tax breaks for the oil industry.
“Scott Brown was one of