Ad hits Tipton for bill opening public lands to corporations, major contributors
Grand Junction, CO – Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) is launching a nearly $150,000 ad campaign targeting incumbent Rep. Scott Tipton in his race for Colorado’s third Congressional district over his bill that threatened to open up Colorado’s public lands to out of state corporate interests, including his own campaign contributors.
“Tipton is a threat to the public lands that create jobs and
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 Lisa Blunt Rochester for election to the U.S. House of Representatives (DE-AL). Rochester will work to prepare for and reduce the impacts of climate change on Delaware while create good-paying green jobs in the state.
“Delaware is already being threatened by climate change – from a rise in allergies to a rise
Washington, D.C. – In response to the first TV debate in the 2016 Wisconsin Senate race, LCV National Press Secretary Seth Stein issued the following statement:
“Johnson can’t get away from his record of climate denialism and unquestioning support of the Koch brothers agenda, just like he can’t get away from Trump at the top of his ticket. No matter how hard he tried to dance around his support for the Big Polluters’ agenda, the
Majority—Especially Millennials—Support Prioritizing Clean Energy,
Ending New Leasing for Federal Fossil Fuel Development
WASHINGTON (October 13, 2016) – Most Americans—especially millennials—would support a move by President Obama to permanently protect the Arctic and Atlantic oceans by barring future offshore leasing for oil and gas drilling, according to a new Hart Research poll commissioned by the Natural Resources Defense Council and the League of Conservation Voters.
The public generally opposes expanding oil, gas, and coal development on public
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 Congressman Matt Cartwright for re-election to the U.S. Congress (PA-17). Congressman Cartwright works tirelessly to protect our environment, combat climate change and expand our clean energy economy.
“Congressman Cartwright is a strong environmental champion who has been a vocal advocate of leaving our children and grandchildren a clean and healthy
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English and Spanish TV & digital ad campaign details Heck’s climate denialism and opposition to solar
Las Vegas, NV – Today, LCV Victory Fund, EDF Action and the Sierra Club are announcing a $1.85 million English and Spanish ad campaign in the Nevada Senate race, detailing Rep. Joe Heck’s climate science denialism and opposition to solar, which risks Nevadans’ jobs.
The TV ads in this campaign are
WASHINGTON, DC—In anticipation of Hillary Clinton and Vice President Al Gore’s speech on climate change today at 3pm, League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund SVP of Government Affairs Tiernan issued the following statement:
“The stakes in this election couldn’t be higher for our planet, and as Hillary Clinton and Al Gore will highlight today, climate change is already impacting our day-to-day lives from stronger storms to extreme drought to rising sea levels. Climate
Washington, D.C. –In response to the second presidential debate, LCV National Campaigns Director Clay Schroers issued the following statement:
“Let’s be clear: Donald Trump clearly does not understand American energy policy or environmental protection at all. When asked about energy, he spewed Big Polluters’ fact-free talking points and doubled-down on a dirty, outdated energy plan. Hillary not only recognized the critical importance of meeting the challenge of climate change head-on, but also laid out a comprehensive