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 three candidates running for re-election in Connecticut: Senator Richard Blumenthal, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-05). Blumenthal, Esty and Himes have led efforts to enhance our country’s renewable energy production and consistently stand up for Connecticuters’ health and wellbeing.
“Senator Blumenthal, Congressman Himes and
Washington, DC—The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund announced today their endorsement of Jimmy Panetta for Congress (CA-20). Panetta has been a strong advocate for the Monterey Bay as a member of the Advisory Council for the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
“Voters on the Central Coast have a long history of supporting strong environmental advocates, and we’re thrilled to support Jimmy Panetta as he seeks
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Washington, DC – Today, LCV named incumbent Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) to its signature “Dirty Dozen” list for the 2016 election.
“Richard Burr earned his place on the Dirty Dozen because he is so far outside the mainstream – he votes in lock-step with his Big Polluter allies, who have contributed nearly $1.7 million to prop up his campaigns, and ignores the health
WASHINGTON, DC— The California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV) and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, announced today their endorsement of John Garamendi for re-election to Congress (CA-3). Garamendi is a strong advocate for growing our clean energy economy and safeguarding California’s precious natural resources.
"Congressman Garamendi has spent his career working to protect our environment, and in Congress he has proven to be a critical environmental ally," said LCV Action Fund President
Washington, D.C. – In response to the House passing the Water Resource Development Act, LCV Legislative Representative Madeleine Foote issued the following statement:
“Today the House took an important first step in providing much-needed aid to the people of Flint, Michigan who still lack access to clean water. For too long, Flint has been waiting for help, and we thank Representative Kildee, Leader Pelosi, and others who continually stood up to demand action. Republican leadership has
BINGHAMTON, NY -- The League of Conservation Voters Action Fund and the New York League of Conservation Voters announced their joint endorsement of Kim Myers for Congressional District 22.
“Kim Myers is putting clean energy and climate issues front and center on her campaign, and we know she will continue to be outspoken on these critical issues in Congress,” said LCV Action Fund President Gene Karpinski. “As a successful businesswoman and local elected official, Myers brings
Washington, DC – In response to the Senate passage of a continuing resolution to fund the government, LCV Legislative Representative Madeleine Foote issued the following statement:
“While we’re pleased that the Senate was able to pass legislation that would avoid a government shutdown, we will work hard to ensure that Republican leadership sticks to their commitment to provide aid to Flint in the final Water Resources Development Act. It is beyond disappointing that while those impacted
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Washington, DC – In response to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit hearing oral arguments over the Clean Power Plan, LCV State Policy Director Bill Holland issued the following statement:
“Today marks a big day for the single biggest step our country has ever taken to tackle climate change. We are confident that the Clean Power Plan will be upheld by the courts – it has