WASHINGTON – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today launched a $200,000 mail program in the Massachusetts Senate race highlighting Scott Brown’s ties to Big Oil and his 278 votes against President Obama’s agenda, including the President’s efforts to save taxpayers billions by ending subsidies for Big Oil. The program includes four flights of mail to 150,000 households in the state. Combined with the large canvass LCV is running in the state, LCV plans to
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today launched a new ad targeting Rep. Francisco Canseco (TX-23) for voting to protect tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas while voting to slash job-creating investments in clean energy. The new ad, part of a $600,000 television ad campaign against Canseco, will run through October 18th on cable and broadcast in the San Antonio market.
“Congressman Canseco has voted to give tax breaks to companies
WASHINGTON – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) announced today that they have added Connecticut Senate candidate Linda McMahon to their trademark “Dirty Dozen” program and are devoting significant resources to defeating her in November. LCV Action Fund is simultaneously launching a mail program that includes six flights of mail highlighting McMahon’s extreme proposal to dismantle the Environmental Protection Agency while standing up for the interests of Big Oil.
“Linda McMahon’s plan to dismantle the EPA
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today launched a new web video hitting members of their “Flat Earth Five” campaign for their outlandish and inaccurate comments on global warming and climate change science. The campaign is targeting five climate change deniers - Rep. Dan Benishek (MI-01), Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle (NY-24), Rep. Dan Lungren (CA-07), Rep. Francisco Canseco (TX-23) and Rep. Joe Walsh (IL-08) - for defeat in November.
“These members 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 Sherrod Brown for reelection to the U.S. Senate from Ohio. Senator Brown has earned a very strong 93% lifetime score on LCV’s National Environmental Scorecard.
“Sherrod Brown is leading the fight to move Ohio forward, consistently voting to support the state’s clean energy industry and the manufacturing jobs that go
WASHINGTON – In the first presidential debate of the fall campaign, Mitt Romney came equipped with his own distorted facts on energy. Here are the top four:
On Green Businesses:
Romney Claimed: “I think about half of [the green energy businesses the federal government has] invested in, have gone out of business.”
The Facts: As Politico has noted, Romney’s claim is “Not even close. Of the 26 winners of Department of Energy loan guarantees under