Washington, D.C. – In response to Congressman Mark Takai (D, HI-01) passing away, LCV President Gene Karpinski issued the following statement:
“During his far too brief time in Congress, Congressman Takai distinguished himself as a strong environmental leader who stood up for our planet and families in Hawaii. He never shied away from taking on Big Polluters, working to expand clean energy, combat climate change and protect our air, water, lands and wildlife. Congressman Takai’s leadership
This new ad is part of a $1.5 million TV campaign holding Toomey accountable for his ties to Big OilYou can view the ad here.
Pittsburgh, PA – Today, LCV and EDF Action released the second ad in their joint $1.5 million TV ad campaign in the Pennsylvania Senate race, focusing on how Sen. Pat Toomey has fought for wealthy Big Oil polluters over the needs of struggling Pennsylvania communities. The ad, “Across,” details Toomey’s advocacy
You can view the ad here.
Las Vegas, NV – Today, LCV Victory Fund launched its first TV advertising campaign in the Nevada Senate race, detailing Rep. Heck’s unsavory alliance with Big Oil and the Koch brothers. The ad, “Struck,” highlights the connection between the millions of dollars spent by the Koch brothers in support of Heck’s campaigns and Heck’s votes to preserve billions in tax breaks for oil companies, his staunch climate change denialism, and
Washington, D.C. – In response to the release of the Draft Technical Assessment Report (TAR) of fuel economy standards and greenhouse gas emissions of light trucks and cars by the Environmental Protection Agency, US Department of Transportation and California’s Air Resources Board, LCV Vice President for Government Affairs Sara Chieffo issued the following statement:
“Today’s report shows that we are well on our way to meeting the landmark fuel economy and carbon pollution standards put in
Washington, D.C. – In anticipation of Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell’s meeting in Utah on protections for the Bears Ears region today, LCV President Gene Karpinski issued the following statement:
“We are thrilled that Secretary Sally Jewell and other senior members of the administration will be going to hear from Utahans about the urgent need to permanently protect the Bears Ears region of southeast Utah. The Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition has been working for years
Washington, DC – In response to GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s announcement of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate, LCV National Campaigns Director Clay Schroers issued the following statement:
“This is further evidence of Trump’s incredibly poor judgement on both politics and policy, and how he is out of step with the majority of voters on the need to take action on climate and protect public health. We already know Trump considers himself his
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 State Senator Terri Bonoff for Congress (MN-03). Bonoff is dedicated to growing the clean energy economy and preserving our natural resources.
“In the State Senate, Terri Bonoff stands up for Minnesotans and our environment by working to conserve our public lands and wildlife for all to enjoy,” said LCV Action
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 Jacky Rosen for Congress (NV-03). Rosen is committed to expanding Nevada’s clean energy economy and protecting the state’s parks and public lands.
"As an experienced businesswoman and community leader, Jacky Rosen understands the challenges facing Nevada and will be a staunch advocate for the state’s economy, environment and families," said