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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Virginia LCV applauds House passage of Build Back Better Act, calls on Senators Kaine and Warner to finalize landmark climate bill

Nov 19, 2021

For Immediate Release: Friday, Nov. 19, 2021 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the landmark Build Back Better Act, which contains […]

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Virginia LCV applauds Build Back Better framework, urges Congress to act on historic climate, clean energy investments

Oct 28, 2021

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, after months of negotiations, President Biden announced a compromise Build Back Better framework that […]

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Virginia LCV mourns the loss of W. Tayloe Murphy, dedicated conservationist, former Delegate and Secretary of Natural Resources

Sep 16, 2021

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, Virginia LCV learned of the passing of W. Tayloe Murphy, a former Delegate and […]

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Recent polling finds climate action, environmental protection are key mobilizing issues for swing voters

Sep 15, 2021

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021 Media contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org Poll emphasizes that Virginia voters strongly favor action to cut pollution, expand clean energy RICHMOND – Recent […]

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Virginia LCV releases 2021 Scorecard ranking lawmakers on key environmental votes

Aug 10, 2021

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, the Virginia League of Conservation Voters released its 2021 General Assembly Conservation Scorecard, which ranks […]

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Virginia LCV endorses McAuliffe for Governor

Jul 08, 2021

Environmental group emphasizes Terry’s commitment to climate action, a clean environment in making key endorsement For Immediate Release: Thursday, July 8, 2021 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, […]

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