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  • Press Release October 27, 2015   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on Senator Kirk's Comments in Support of Vote Blocking Clean Power Plan

    WASHINGTON, DC – In response to Senator Mark Kirk statement indicating he would vote in favor of the Congressional Review Act resolutions on the Clean Power Plan, LCV Vice President of Government Affairs Sara Chieffo issued the following statement:

    “We are deeply disappointed by Senator Kirk’s comments today that indicate he would vote for a radical resolution that permanently blocks the EPA’s Clean Power Plan. Unfortunately, this is part of a troubling pattern for Senator Kirk: ...More

  • Press Release October 26, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    Senator Kelly Ayotte Announces Support for the Clean Power Plan

    NEW HAMPSHIRE —In response to Senator Kelly Ayotte announcing support for the Clean Power Plan, Rob Werner, LCV New Hampshire State Director, issued the following statement:

    “We are thrilled that Senator Kelly Ayotte is standing up to big polluters by joining Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Congresswoman Ann McLane Kuster and Governor Maggie Hassan in supporting the Clean Power Plan. Her support for this commonsense plan to cut carbon pollution from coal-burning power plants comes at a ...More

  • Press Release October 24, 2015   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Statement on President Obama's Weekly Address

    Calling On Congress to Reauthorize and Fully Fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund

    Washington, DC – This morning, President Obama highlighted his ongoing commitment to protecting America's air, land, and wildlife and called on Congress to fully fund and permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), which expired on September 30, 2015. In response, LCV President Gene Karpinski issued the following statement:

    "President Obama’s weekly address to the nation underscores once again his unwavering ...More

  • Press Release October 22, 2015   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on the Publication of the Clean Power Plan in the Federal Register

    WASHINGTON, DC – Tomorrow, the EPA’s Clean Power Plan is expected to be published in the Federal Register, officially putting in place the first-ever national limits on the carbon pollution from power plants. In response, LCV Vice President of Government Affairs Sara Chieffo issued the following statement:

    “This is great news and it’s time to get to the work of reducing carbon pollution. The Clean Power Plan is widely popular, protects the health of our families, ...More

  • Press Release October 21, 2015   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on Gov. Bush's Public Lands Plan

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, presidential candidate Jeb Bush officially unveiled his public lands plan. In response, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:

    “Jeb Bush’s proposal comes straight out of the playbook of Nevada’s own Cliven Bundy. His plan puts the drinking water of one-in-three Americans at risk by blocking the EPA’s Clean Water Rule. As if that weren’t alarming enough, it will weaken the protections for the public lands that belong to ...More

  • Press Release October 19, 2015   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on Donald Trump’s Threat to Cut EPA if Elected

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, presidential candidate and GOP front runner Donald Trump said he would cut the EPA if elected president. In response, LCV Senior Vice President of Campaign Daniel J. Weiss issued the following statement:

    “Donald Trump essentially announced that he would launch an attack on public health if elected to the White House. His disdain for health and environmental safeguards would dirty our waters and foul our air, just to enrich big polluters at ...More

  • Press Release October 16, 2015   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on Interior Department’s Cancellation of Arctic Ocean Lease Sales in 2016 and 2017

    Washington, DC - In response to the Interior Department cancelling sales of new oil and gas leases in the Arctic Ocean, League of Conservation Voters Deputy Legislative Director Alex Taurel issued the following statement:

    “This is great news for the Arctic! With Shell out of the picture and Secretary Sally Jewell’s Interior Department now having wisely canceled new lease sales, momentum is building toward a new course for the Arctic that protects these pristine waters ...More

  • Press Release October 16, 2015   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on Senator Rubio's Energy Plan

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, presidential candidate Senator Marco Rubio officially unveiled his energy plan. In response, LCV Senior Vice President of Campaign Daniel J. Weiss issued the following statement:

    “Florida Senator Rubio should understand better than most the impending threats posed by climate change, yet his energy plan will unleash waves of damage like those already flooding Miami’s streets. His plan would accelerate climate change just to protect the profits of the big polluters that fund ...More

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