Targets constituents across eight states following Wednesday’s vote
WASHINGTON, DC – Following passage in the House on Wednesday, the League of Conservation Voters today launched a series of web ads holding 11 Republican and Democratic members of Congress across eight states accountable for their vote on HR 1459, the so-called ‘Preventing New Parks Bill.’ The Facebook ads start running today, thanking eight Representatives for voting against the legislation, and holding three Representatives accountable for voting
WASHINGTON, DC—The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today its endorsement of Julia Brownley for re-election to Congress (CA-26). Representative Brownley works hard to protect public health, preserve our environment and invest in clean energy.
“Representative Julia Brownley supports strong action to combat climate change because she understands that we have a moral obligation to protect our planet for future generations,” said LCV Action Fund
WASHINGTON DC— League of Conservation Voters (LCV) President Gene Karpinski released this statement ahead of the vote in the House today on HR 1459, the so-called ‘Preventing New Parks Bill,’ which would gut a President’s main park-creation authority, the Antiquities Act, at a time when Congress is refusing to advance dozens of bipartisan, locally supported bills to protect some of America’s last remaining pristine areas:
"Voting for this bill amounts to voting to prevent new parks
WASHINGTON DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) President Gene Karpinski released this statement on the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ draft rule clarifying the scope of the Clean Water Act:
“This is an important step forward for restoring the true scope of the Clean Water Act and protecting our nation’s waterways. This rule will protect vital streams and wetlands that provide drinking water for over 117 million Americans, filter pollution, and
Targets constituents across 12 states ahead of vote this week
WASHINGTON, DC - The League of Conservation Voters launched a series of web ads today encouraging 18 Republican and Democratic members of Congress across 12 states to vote against HR 1459, the so-called ‘Preventing New Parks Bill.’ The Facebook and Google ads will start running today, ahead of the expected vote on the bill Wednesday in the House.
“This bill would break the tool that
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