Washington, D.C. –In response to the final presidential debate, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:
“Over the course of three Presidential debates, there was only one person who talked about the need to fight climate change and building a clean energy economy - and it wasn't the moderators, and it certainly wasn't Donald Trump. Hillary Clinton clearly demonstrated, time and again, that as President she will build the cleaner, safer, and more
TV, digital advertising questions his financial ties to Big Polluters
Washington, D.C. – Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and LCV Victory Fund launched ad campaigns totaling over $3 million targeting Sen. Richard Burr in the North Carolina Senate race. The ads question his financial ties to Big Polluters, and record supporting their interests in Congress, not North Carolina families.
You can view the LCV ad here, with script and backup here. The campaign is running
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 Zephyr Teachout for Congress (NY-19). Teachout is committed to growing our clean energy economy and protecting our water and air for future generations to enjoy.
"Zephyr Teachout will continue the tradition of environmental leadership that New Yorkers demand from their elected officials," said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski.
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Las Vegas, NV – Today, LCV Victory Fund and the Sierra Club are releasing the second TV ad for their joint campaign in the Nevada Senate race. LCV Victory Fund, the Sierra Club, and EDF Action jointly announced the $1.85 million English and Spanish TV and digital ad campaign last week.
The new ad details Heck’s votes that put solar jobs in Nevada at risk to protect the profits of
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today a historic lawsuit was announced by a coalition of Norwegian non-governmental organizations, including Nature & Youth and Greenpeace Nordic, against the country’s government for its recent licensing rounds opening new areas of its portion of the Arctic Ocean to offshore drilling. The plaintiffs argue that Norway is violating the Paris climate agreement and the Norwegian people's constitutional right to a clean and safe environment for future generations. Norway’s government
Washington, D.C. – In response to the first TV debate in the Pennsylvania Senate race, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:
“Katie McGinty is right; Pat Toomey is deep in the pocket of Big Polluters. He’s been one of their best allies in Washington, fighting for the billions they receive in taxpayer handouts and opposing critical investments in clean energy, ensuring his oil industry friends can continue fueling climate change and
WASHINGTON, DC –GiveGreen and GiveGreen in the States continue to break records this week, raising or contributing over $7 million for pro-environment federal and state candidates in the 2015-2016 election cycle. During the 2014 election cycle, GiveGreen raised or contributed more than $5.8 million to pro-environment candidates, up from $2 million in the 2012 cycle.
To date, GiveGreen has raised record-breaking totals to several candidates, including:
• Catherine Cortez Masto (NV) over $533,000—the largest
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to nearly 200 countries reaching an agreement to phase out super pollutant hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) under the Montreal Protocol, LCV president Gene Karpinski issued the following statement:
“Another week, another historic breakthrough in our fight to tackle climate change. The agreement reached early this morning by the international community to phase down hydrofluorocarbons under the Montreal Protocol marks a critical step in our fight to tackle climate change. This continues the strong