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 Gwen Graham for Congress (FL-2). Graham will safeguard our environment and grow our clean energy economy.
“Gwen Graham will work to create bipartisan solutions that invest in clean energy jobs and protect our planet for future generations,” said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski. “She will support efforts to safeguard
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 Cory Booker for re-election to the U.S. Senate from New Jersey. Though Senator Booker has served less than a full term in the U.S. Senate, his commitment to protecting our environment is strong and compelling, as are his environmental achievements from his tenure as Mayor of Newark, New Jersey.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today launched a $400,000 television ad campaign highlighting Terri Lynn Land’s Senate campaign’s support from the out‐of-state oil billionaire Koch Brothers, who have used Michigan as a dumping ground for pollution. The first ad, “Koch Land,” begins airing this week in the Grand Rapids media market.
“Terri Lynn Land benefits from $5 million in negative ads from a Koch Brothers front group.
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WASHINGTON, DC — The League of Conservation Voters’ (LCV) Latino Outreach Program Director Jennifer Allen issued the following statement on the analysis released today by the Hispanic Access Foundation showing strong support among Hispanics for curbing carbon pollution and acting on climate change:
“This analysis is a reminder that action on climate change is greatly important to the Hispanic community, particularly since almost half of all Latinos in the United States
WASHINGTON DC — League of Conservation Voters (LCV) President Gene Karpinski released this statement today following the passing of former Senator Jim Jeffords (I-VT):
“Jim Jeffords always put good policy ahead of partisan politics. He was an environmental hero who helped make the Clean Air Act of 1990 a reality and was an early voice on climate change and clean energy legislation. Jim Jeffords showed what’s possible when leaders stand up to polarization and do
WASHINGTON – League of Conservation Voters (LCV) President Gene Karpinski today congratulates Senator Brian Schatz on his win in the Hawaii Senate Democratic primary. LCV spent over $500,000 supporting Senator Schatz in this race, launching a television ad campaign, mail program and phone calls to 50,000 Hawaii voters. LCV Action Fund also raised or contributed approximately $90,000 to his campaign through its GiveGreen program.
“Brian Schatz is one of the Senate’s biggest leaders on climate change.
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WASHINGTON, DC—The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today its endorsement of Dr. Raul Ruiz for re-election to Congress (CA-36). Dr. Ruiz is a strong proponent of making America a leader in clean energy, combating climate change and protecting public health.
“Dr. Raul Ruiz is a clean energy champion who advocates for bipartisan solutions that reduce our reliance on dirty fossil fuels and
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) today announced that they’re joining forces in the Michigan Senate race to launch a $2.1 million mail and voter turnout operation to elect Rep. Gary Peters to the U.S. Senate on November 4th. The program will begin in October and will contact more than a