WASHINGTON, DC - The League of Conservation Voters launched a nationwide $175,000 online advertising campaign this week in support of the EPA’s proposed standards limiting carbon pollution from existing power plants, a core pillar of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan. The ads start running this week across Facebook, Google and Change.org encouraging environmentally-minded users to submit a comment in support of the EPA’s proposal.
“We want to show the EPA that Americans overwhelmingly support
“Dirty Dozen” campaign to defeat Troy Jackson the biggest investment by an outside group
WASHINGTON – League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski tonight congratulates Emily Cain on her win in the Democratic primary in Maine’s 2nd Congressional district. LCV named Troy Jackson to their Dirty Dozen program last month, and the campaign was the biggest investment by an outside group in the race:
“Emily Cain’s victory is a big win for
WASHINGTON – League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski tonight congratulates Don Beyer on his win in the Democratic primary in Virginia’s 8th Congressional district. Beyer made action on climate change a major focus of his campaign:
“We congratulate Don Beyer on his big win tonight. He made environmental issues a centerpiece of his campaign and gave action on climate change the attention it deserves. We need Don Beyer in Congress to follow
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 Martha Robertson for Congress (NY-23). Robertson is a strong advocate for public health, and supports commonsense solutions that tackle climate change while investing in good quality jobs.
“Martha Robertson works hard to improve the lives of New Yorkers by fighting to protect public health and preserve our environment for future
WASHINGTON, DC – League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski released the following statement in response to the EPA’s proposed standards limiting carbon pollution from existing power plants, a core pillar of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan:
“This is the biggest step we've ever taken for the biggest challenge we've ever faced. It helps meet our moral obligation to future generations to act on climate change at a time when we’re seeing impacts on our health
WASHINGTON, DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, announced its endorsement of John Walsh for U.S. Senate. Walsh supports commonsense solutions that will protect our environment for generations to come while growing America’s clean energy economy.
“John Walsh is committed to protecting Montana’s land and wildlife and growing the clean energy economy,” said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski. “He sees firsthand the
WASHINGTON, DC— The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today their endorsement of Pete Aguilar for Congress (CA-31). Aguilar is committed to combating climate change and moving California and our nation towards the clean energy economy of the future.
“As Mayor, Pete Aguilar stands up for the citizens of Redlands while fighting to reduce carbon emissions and increasing energy efficiency, and he will bring this
Highlights his votes to put drinking water at risk & gut the Clean Water Act
WASHINGTON – The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today launched a mail program highlighting former Rep. Joe Baca’s (CA-31) votes to endanger our drinking water and gut the Clean Water Act. The program includes two flights of mail to more than 25,700 households in the district ahead of the Democratic primary on June