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On Earth Day, LCV Action Fund Announces New Round of Endorsements for U.S. House of Representatives

Apr 22, 2024

Washington D.C. – The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, which works to elect pro-environment candidates, announced today, Earth Day, the new endorsements of seven candidates for election to the U.S. House of Representatives. The endorsements include Representatives Gerry Connolly (VA-11), Steny Hoyer (MD-05), and Suzan DelBene (WA-01) and candidates Joe Kerr (CA-40), Emily Randall (WA-6), Missy Cotter Smasal (VA-2), and Derek Tran (CA-45).

“This Earth Day is a critical reminder that our fight against the climate crisis and pollution depends on leaders in Congress who will prioritize the health and rights of communities over Big Polluters and special interests, especially communities of color and communities with low wealth who are the most impacted by extreme weather and pollution,” said LCV Action Fund Senior Vice President for Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld. “LCV Action Fund is thrilled to endorse these candidates for Congress to protect the health of our communities, clean water and clean air, and a free and fair democracy for future generations.”

LCV Action Fund’s other endorsements to date for the 2023-2024 election cycle can be found here.

About LCV Action Fund
The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund, the connected federal political action committee (PAC) of the League of Conservation Voters, works to elect leaders who stand up for a clean, healthy environment and to defeat anti-environment candidates who oppose climate action. Since the 1990 election cycle, LCVAF has helped elect and re-elect 95 U.S. Senators and 482 members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Over the last several years, our efforts have also helped elevate climate change and clean energy as critical issues in key elections.


Paid for by League of Conservation Voters Action Fund and authorized by Gerry Connolly for Congress, Hoyer for Congress, DelBene for Congress, Joe Kerr for Congress, Emily Randall for Congress, Missy for Congress, and Derek Tran For Congress.