WASHINGTON – League of Conservation Voters President Gene Karpinski tonight congratulates Don Beyer on his win in the Democratic primary in Virginia’s 8th Congressional district. Beyer made action on climate change a major focus of his campaign:
“We congratulate Don Beyer on his big win tonight. He made environmental issues a centerpiece of his campaign and gave action on climate change the attention it deserves. We need Don Beyer in Congress to follow
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 Martha Robertson for Congress (NY-23). Robertson is a strong advocate for public health, and supports commonsense solutions that tackle climate change while investing in good quality jobs.
“Martha Robertson works hard to improve the lives of New Yorkers by fighting to protect public health and preserve our environment for future
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