WASHINGTON, DC – League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski released the following statement in response to the EPA’s proposed standards limiting carbon pollution from existing power plants, a core pillar of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan:
“This is the biggest step we've ever taken for the biggest challenge we've ever faced. It helps meet our moral obligation to future generations to act on climate change at a time when we’re seeing impacts on our health
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 John Walsh for U.S. Senate. Walsh supports commonsense solutions that will protect our environment for generations to come while growing America’s clean energy economy.
“John Walsh is committed to protecting Montana’s land and wildlife and growing the clean energy economy,” said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski. “He sees firsthand the
WASHINGTON, DC— The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today their endorsement of Pete Aguilar for Congress (CA-31). Aguilar is committed to combating climate change and moving California and our nation towards the clean energy economy of the future.
“As Mayor, Pete Aguilar stands up for the citizens of Redlands while fighting to reduce carbon emissions and increasing energy efficiency, and he will bring this
Highlights his votes to put drinking water at risk & gut the Clean Water Act
WASHINGTON – The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today launched a mail program highlighting former Rep. Joe Baca’s (CA-31) votes to endanger our drinking water and gut the Clean Water Act. The program includes two flights of mail to more than 25,700 households in the district ahead of the Democratic primary on June
WASHINGTON, DC - The League of Conservation Voters launched a nationwide advertising campaign thanking President Obama for his recent leadership on public lands by designating the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks a national monument. The Facebook ads will start running today and target environmentally minded Facebook users.
“We’re letting people across the country know that when local communities want their lands protected, President Obama won't hesitate to act. The Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument means jobs
WASHINGTON, DC— The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental policies, today announced its endorsement of Kay Hagan for re-election to the U.S. Senate from North Carolina. Senator Hagan works to protect public health, safeguard the air we breathe, and preserve open spaces.
“Senator Kay Hagan is committed to protecting public health and the environment for future generations, including supporting commonsense solutions to tackle
WASHINGTON, DC – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund announced today that more than $3 million has already been raised or contributed for Federal and State candidates through the GiveGreen program this election cycle. With election day still nearly six months away, this already represents the most money ever collected through GiveGreen during a single election cycle.
“We have raised more money, and faster, than ever before,” said LCV Action Fund President
WASHINGTON, DC – League of Conservation Voters (LCV) President Gene Karpinski released this statement ahead of the event in Washington, DC later today sounding the alarm for climate action, led by the Senate Climate Action Task Force, the Bicameral Climate Change Task Force, the Safe Climate Caucus and the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition:
“This event is another indication of just how quickly the politics of climate change are shifting. The American people are standing with