Washington, DC—The League of Conservation Voters Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, announced today its endorsement of Sarah Lloyd for Congress (WI-6). Lloyd is a longtime advocate for clean water and clean energy in Wisconsin.
“As a farmer and advocate for sustainable agriculture, Sarah Lloyd will be an important voice in pushing for more clean energy development, especially in rural communities,” said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski.
Washington, DC - With India and the European Union officially joining, the Paris Climate Agreement crosses the thresholds required for it to enter into force. In response, LCV President Gene Karpinski issued the following statement:
“This is a historic day. Today’s developments are yet more powerful evidence of the momentum for climate action. Countries, states, cities, and communities are already dealing with the devastating impacts of climate change and understand the urgency of this challenge. We
Washington, DC – In response to the first and only debate between Vice Presidential candidates Time Kaine and Mike Pence, LCV National Campaign Director Clay Schroers issued the following statement:
“Tonight, Tim Kaine led the night by emphasizing the need to build a clean energy economy and to confront the climate crisis, echoing Hillary Clinton’s leadership in placing climate and energy at the forefront of her campaign. In stark contrast to this vision for the future,
Washington, DC—The League of Conservation Voters Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, announced today its endorsement of Jane Dittmar for Congress (VA-5). Dittmar is committed to combating the climate crisis, growing Virginia’s clean energy economy and improving water and transportation infrastructure.
“Virginia is already experiencing the impacts of climate change and needs leaders who will always stand up for the environment. Jane Dittmar understands both the threat of climate
WASHINGTON, DC—The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, announced its endorsement of three candidates running for re-election in Connecticut: Senator Richard Blumenthal, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-05). Blumenthal, Esty and Himes have led efforts to enhance our country’s renewable energy production and consistently stand up for Connecticuters’ health and wellbeing.
“Senator Blumenthal, Congressman Himes and
Memo details Burr’s environmental record & American Bridge web video explores ties to Trump
Washington, DC – Today, LCV named incumbent Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) to its signature “Dirty Dozen” list for the 2016 election.
“Richard Burr earned his place on the Dirty Dozen because he is so far outside the mainstream – he votes in lock-step with his Big Polluter allies, who have contributed nearly $1.7 million to prop up his campaigns, and ignores the health
Washington, DC—The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund announced today their endorsement of Jimmy Panetta for Congress (CA-20). Panetta has been a strong advocate for the Monterey Bay as a member of the Advisory Council for the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
“Voters on the Central Coast have a long history of supporting strong environmental advocates, and we’re thrilled to support Jimmy Panetta as he seeks
WASHINGTON, DC— The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today their endorsement of John Garamendi for re-election to Congress (CA-3). Garamendi is a strong advocate for growing our clean energy economy and safeguarding California’s precious natural resources.
"Congressman Garamendi has spent his career working to protect our environment, and in Congress he has proven to be a critical environmental ally," said LCV Action Fund President