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  • Press Release July 7, 2016   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Statement on Arctic Drilling Standards

    In response to the Department of Interior’s announcement that it has finalized regulations for Arctic Ocean drilling, LCV Deputy Legislative Director Alex Taurel issued the following statement:

    “We thank the Interior Department for their efforts to raise standards on Arctic drilling. That said, any drilling in the Arctic would put at risk America’s most pristine ocean and our climate. President Obama has an incredible opportunity this year to expand his climate leadership by permanently protecting ...More

  • Press Release June 30, 2016   |  Hannah Blatt

    Latino members of Congress stand out as rare environmental champions in Arizona

    Chispa Arizona Factsheet here and animated graphic here

    Available in Spanish here

    Phoenix, Arizona – Today, Chispa Arizona, a program of the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) released a factsheet on the environmental records of Arizona’s Congressional delegation based on their votes in the 2015 National Environmental Scorecard. The factsheet displays who is – and who is not – standing up for the health and environment of their Latino constituents.

    For the first time we’re assessing the ...More

  • Press Release June 30, 2016   |  Hannah Blatt

    Latino Members of Congress among the strongest environmental champions

    National Chispa Factsheet here

    Available in Spanish here

    WASHINGTON, DC – Chispa, a program of the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) engaging the Latino community, today released a national factsheet on the environmental records of Latino members of Congress based on their votes in the 2015 National Environmental Scorecard. In addition to a national Latino factsheet, Chispa released factsheets for the members of Congress in Arizona, Colorado, Maryland, Nevada, and New Mexico to highlight who is – ...More

  • Press Release June 30, 2016   |  Hannah Blatt

    Latinos’ strong support for environmental protections reflected in Maryland’s Congressional Delegation

    Chispa Maryland Factsheet here

    Available in Spanish here

    WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chispa Maryland, a program of the Maryland League of Conservation Voters (MLCV) released a factsheet on the environmental records of Maryland’s Congressional delegation based on their votes in the 2015 National Environmental Scorecard. The factsheet displays who is – and who is not – standing up for the health and environment of their Latino constituents.

    For the first time we’re assessing the degree to which ...More

  • Press Release June 30, 2016   |  Hannah Blatt

    Latinos’ strong support for environmental protections reflected in Congresswoman Titus’s voting record; not in Congressman Hardy’s record

    Chispa Nevada Factsheet here and animated graphic here

    Available in Spanish here

    WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chispa Nevada, a program of the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) released factsheets on the environmental records of Nevada’s Congressional delegation based on their votes in the 2015 National Environmental Scorecard. The factsheet displays who is – and who is not – standing up for the health and environment of their Latino constituents.

    For the first time we’re assessing the ...More

  • Press Release June 28, 2016   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Action Fund Statement on the DNC Platform Draft

    Washington, D.C. - LCV Action Fund Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld issued the following statement on the 2016 Democratic National Committee (DNC) platform draft:

    “This DNC platform draft is the most pro-environment ever and is a reflection of how far we have come in just four years. We commend the Platform Drafting Committee for doing away with the “all of the above” energy strategy of 2012, and instead, making the fight against climate ...More

  • Press Release June 28, 2016   |  Seth Stein

    LCV Statement on Weakening Clean Water Protections Through Zika Aid Package

    Washington, D.C. – In response to the Senate vote on the MilCon-VA/Zika conference report today, LCV Legislative Representative Madeleine Foote issued the following statement:

    “This extreme bill was a disingenuous attempt by Congressional Republican leadership to confront the Zika crisis - instead they used the process as an excuse to weaken bedrock environmental protections provided by the Clean Water Act. If Republican leadership is serious about protecting public health from the severe threat posed by the ...More

  • Press Release June 25, 2016   |  Hannah Blatt

    LCV Action Fund Endorses James Piotrowski for Congress

    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 James Piotrowski for Congress (ID-1). Piotrowski is dedicated to protecting our majestic natural treasures and open spaces for all to enjoy.

    “James Piotrowski is passionate about ensuring that our public lands stay public, and he will bring this unwavering commitment to Congress," said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski. ...More

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