WASHINGTON, D.C.—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld congratulates Patrick Murphy (FL-Sen), Stephanie Murphy (FL-7), Charlie Crist (FL-13), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) and Frederica Wilson (FL-24) for their victories in the Florida Democratic primary:
“We congratulate Patrick Murphy, Stephanie Murphy, Charlie Crist, Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Frederica Wilson for advancing to the general election tonight. Florida is already seeing the impacts of climate change such as
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 Debbie Wasserman Schultz for re-election to Congress (FL-23). Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz has been a critical voice for South Florida’s environment throughout her career in public service.
“LCV Action Fund is pleased to endorse Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz for re-election to Congress. She has long recognized the threat that climate change
New buy builds on significant field and TV efforts to defeat Pat Toomey
Philadelphia, PA - Today, the LCV Victory Fund is announcing a new $485,000 TV advertising campaign to defeat Sen. Pat Toomey and elect Katie McGinty in the Pennsylvania Senate race. This ad buy builds on the $1.5 million joint LCV and EDF Action independent expenditure TV ad campaign that ran through July, as well as LCV’s separate and ongoing $300,000 persuasion canvass campaign
Record fundraising pace continues in support of Environmental Champions
WASHINGTON, DC – With a record-setting pace, GiveGreen and GiveGreen in the States, have together raised or contributed more than $5 million for pro-environment federal and state candidates in the 2015-2016 election cycle. Last cycle the $5 million mark was reached in October of 2014.
LCV Action Fund’s federal GiveGreen bundling program, which is supported by the NRDC Action Fund PAC, helps to raise money for pro-environment
Washington, DC – League of Conservation Voters (LCV) President Gene Karpinski released this statement following reports that President Obama is expanding the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument.
"This is a great day for our oceans. President Obama has already protected more land and water than any other president in history, and he continues to lead by example by creating the largest marine protected area in the world. The expanded Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument will provide refuge
WASHINGTON, DC—The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today their endorsement of Bryan Caforio for Congress (CA-25). Caforio is committed to fighting climate change, growing our clean energy economy and addressing environmental crises like the Aliso Canyon gas leak in Porter Ranch, California.
"The residents of Los Angeles and Ventura counties deserve a representative who is going to always protect public health and fight for green
Washington, DC – Today, President Obama has designated the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.
League of Conservation Voters (LCV) President Gene Karpinski released this statement:
“Designating the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument is a terrific way to celebrate the National Park Service's 100th birthday and expand access to our public lands. As people across the country are getting out to find their park on the centennial anniversary of the National Park Service, President Obama, Secretary
Washington D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) along with Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ), Dina Titus (D-NV), and Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) held a tele-press conference to mark the centennial of the National Park Service and call for the protection for more special places.
On the call, LCV and these members of Congress discussed the importance of our national parks, the need to build an all-encompassing parks system, which is reflective of our country’s