WASHINGTON, DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, announced at an event today in Detroit, Michigan its endorsement of Gary Peters for U.S. Senate. Peters works hard to protect our environment and advocates for America to become a leader in clean energy innovation and job creation.
“Gary Peters is committed to preserving our planet for generations, which is why he works so hard
WASHINGTON, DC – League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski announced today that Carol M. Browner has been elected Chair of the Board of Directors at the League of Conservation Voters. Browner, a former EPA Administrator who served as Assistant to President Obama and director of the White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy, succeeds former board chair Scott Nathan.
“We are excited to welcome Carol Browner as Chair of our Board of
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 Emily Cain for Congress (ME-2). Cain supports action on climate change and advocates for a transition to a clean energy economy that will create jobs in Maine and across the country.
“Emily Cain is a leader who embraces our moral obligation to address climate change,” said LCV Action Fund President
WASHINGTON, DC – League of Conservation Voters National Press Secretary Jeff Gohringer released this statement following reports that former Senator Scott Brown is refusing to sign the People's Pledge in the New Hampshire Senate race. LCV honored the pledge in Brown's losing Senate race in 2012:
“He's been in this race less than twenty four hours and Scott Brown is already cowering to special interests. Scott Brown knows he can't win this race without
Follows major TV ad buy highlighting his Big Oil ties
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today responded to former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown’s candidacy in the New Hampshire Senate race. LCV spent more than $1.1 million to defeat him in Massachusetts last cycle, and recently launched a major ad campaign across New Hampshire highlighting how Brown voted to protect Big Oil’s taxpayer-funded subsidies just weeks after receiving thousands in campaign contributions
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 Bruce Braley for U.S. Senate from Iowa. Braley has advocated tirelessly for common sense policies that create jobs in renewable energy and protect our lands and waterways.
“Bruce Braley is committed to making America a leader in renewable energy jobs and technological innovations,” said LCV Action Fund President Gene
WASHINGTON, DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, held a conference call today to announce its endorsement of Scott Peters for re-election to Congress (CA-52). Congressman Peters has made protecting the environment and investing in a clean energy economy a top priority in Congress, and is one of only three U.S. House of Representatives to earn 100% on the 2013 National Environmental Scorecard.
WASHINGTON, DC –League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski released this statement on Senator Mark Udall's leadership during the Senate's series of all-night speeches pressing for action on climate change:
“We’re thrilled that Senator Mark Udall joined with 30 colleagues from across the country to stand up to corporate polluters and give a voice to Coloradans demanding action on climate change. Colorado is already seeing climate impacts, including stronger wildfires, increased flooding, and more frequent heat