Youngkin’s partisan report on RGGI shows he’s more interested in playing political games than producing results for Virginians

Mar 16, 2022

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 16, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Yesterday, Governor Youngkin unveiled a skewed report on Virginia’s participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas […]

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With Wheeler nomination dead, it’s time for Youngkin to make a serious pick for Natural Resources

Mar 02, 2022

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, the House of Delegates voted 96-0 to confirm Governor Youngkin’s Cabinet nominees, passing a resolution […]

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‘21 National Environmental Scorecard Shows Virginia Delegation’s Strong Support for Our Environment, Democracy

Mar 02, 2022

Seven members score perfect 100% marks in this year’s rankings For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Virginia League of […]

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Virginia LCV applauds Senate’s rejection of Wheeler for Natural Resources

Feb 08, 2022

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, the Senate voted 21-19 to block the nomination of Andrew Wheeler, Governor Youngkin’s extreme pick […]

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Senators make right call by pulling Wheeler from consideration for Youngkin Cabinet post

Feb 01, 2022

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Senate Committee on Privileges and Elections voted 9-6 to remove Andrew Wheeler from […]

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THE FACTS ON ANDREW WHEELER

Jan 27, 2022

On Tuesday, January 25, 2022, the Virginia Senate Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources interviewed Andrew Wheeler, Acting Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources.  Committee members were able to ask the Acting Secretary a number of questions, and we […]

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Youngkin’s pick for Secretary of Natural Resources brings D.C. politics to Virginia, reveals extreme anti-environmental agenda

Jan 05, 2022

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – According to news reports published in Politico this morning, Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin plans today […]

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Northam’s outgoing budget makes critical investments to protect clean water, natural resources

Dec 16, 2021

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, outgoing Governor Ralph Northam unveiled his 2022-2024 budget to a joint meeting of the […]

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Virginia LCV Condemns Water Permitting Decision for Mountain Valley

Dec 14, 2021

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the State Water Control Board voted 3-2, with two members absent, to approve […]

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Virginia LCV applauds Air Board decision to reject permit for MVP Compressor Station

Dec 03, 2021

For Immediate Release: Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   CHATHAM, VA – Today, acting through the lens of the Virginia Environmental Justice Act, the State […]

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