Virginia LCV responds to Northam Executive Order on clean energy

Sep 17, 2019

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, Governor Northam released an Executive Order directing his agencies to develop a plan getting Virginia […]

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Virginia LCV announces initial $1M electoral campaign to secure a ‘Conservation Majority’ at the General Assembly

Sep 10, 2019

2019 investment doubles 2015 spending, reflects urgent need to address climate change and protect our Commonwealth’s environment   For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   […]

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Dominion electric bus announcement comes amid pipeline setbacks, $280M of overearnings in Virginia

Aug 29, 2019

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, Dominion Energy announced its plans to begin efforts to provide school districts in their […]

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Virginia LCV responds to recommendations to improve DEQ

Aug 28, 2019

For Immediate Release: Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Secretary of Natural Resources released his final report in response to Executive Order 6 […]

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Virginia LCV applauds City of Alexandria’s climate action commitments

Jul 10, 2019

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Last night, the Alexandria City Council adopted a bold, forward-looking plan for climate action and […]

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Virginia LCV releases 2019 Scorecard ranking all state lawmakers on their environmental record

Jun 24, 2019

Climate obstruction, coal ash cleanup highlight fast-paced session For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 20, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Virginia League of Conservation Voters […]

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Northam opts not to defend his signature climate policy from House obstructionists

May 02, 2019

For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 2, 2019   Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, Governor Northam announced he would not be vetoing harmful language in the budget intended to […]

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Air Board takes historic step forward for clean air

Apr 19, 2019

Vote secures Virginia’s place as a leader in climate action   For Immediate Release: Friday, April 19, 2019   Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the State Air […]

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House votes to obstruct climate action, Virginia LCV calls on Northam to veto harmful budget language

Apr 04, 2019

For Immediate Release:Wednesday, April 3, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, the Virginia General Assembly reconvened in Richmond for the one-day “Veto Session,” to consider all gubernatorial […]

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Virginia LCV responds to Water Control Board vote against revoking permits for MVP

Mar 01, 2019

For Immediate Release: Friday, March 1, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the State Water Control Board voted not to move forward with revoking permits it […]

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