Washington, DC—The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund announced today their endorsement of Doug Applegate for Congress (CA-49). Applegate understands we must combat climate change and expand the clean energy economy to protect our planet and national security.
“Southern Californians deserve a strong advocate like Colonel Doug Applegate representing them in the U.S. House of Representatives,” said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski. “He knows that Congress
Washington, DC: Looking ahead to the final debate in the 2016 presidential election tonight, LCV National Campaigns Director Clay Schroers issued the following statement:
“This is it – the last opportunity for the debate moderators to ask the candidates about climate change, a global problem that is already having devastating impacts at home and abroad. The approach to this crisis represents one of the starkest contrasts between the candidates, with Hillary looking to build upon President
TV, digital advertising questions his financial ties to Big Polluters
Washington, D.C. – Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and LCV Victory Fund launched ad campaigns totaling over $3 million targeting Sen. Richard Burr in the North Carolina Senate race. The ads question his financial ties to Big Polluters, and record supporting their interests in Congress, not North Carolina families.
You can view the LCV ad here, with script and backup here. The campaign is running
Washington, D.C. –In response to the final presidential debate, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:
“Over the course of three Presidential debates, there was only one person who talked about the need to fight climate change and building a clean energy economy - and it wasn't the moderators, and it certainly wasn't Donald Trump. Hillary Clinton clearly demonstrated, time and again, that as President she will build the cleaner, safer, and more
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 Zephyr Teachout for Congress (NY-19). Teachout is committed to growing our clean energy economy and protecting our water and air for future generations to enjoy.
"Zephyr Teachout will continue the tradition of environmental leadership that New Yorkers demand from their elected officials," said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski.
Washington, D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) held Climate Victory 2016 Tuesday night, its 14th Annual New York Dinner at the Hilton Midtown’s Trianon Ballroom. The event honored Rev. Lennox Yearwood and the Hip Hop Caucus with LCV’s inaugural Climate Leadership Award for the organization’s work to stimulate civic and electoral activism among young voters via culture and hip-hop music to inspire social change and environmental protections.
“The Hip Hop Caucus is extremely
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Las Vegas, NV – Today, LCV Victory Fund and the Sierra Club are releasing the second TV ad for their joint campaign in the Nevada Senate race. LCV Victory Fund, the Sierra Club, and EDF Action jointly announced the $1.85 million English and Spanish TV and digital ad campaign last week.
The new ad details Heck’s votes that put solar jobs in Nevada at risk to protect the profits of
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today a historic lawsuit was announced by a coalition of Norwegian non-governmental organizations, including Nature & Youth and Greenpeace Nordic, against the country’s government for its recent licensing rounds opening new areas of its portion of the Arctic Ocean to offshore drilling. The plaintiffs argue that Norway is violating the Paris climate agreement and the Norwegian people's constitutional right to a clean and safe environment for future generations. Norway’s government