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Senate Committee Again Rejects RGGI Repeal Effort

Jan 24, 2023

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources voted 8-6-1 to reject Senate […]

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Senate Committee rightly rejects attacks on Virginia’s Clean Cars Standard

Jan 17, 2023

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources voted 8-7 to reject multiple […]

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Despite ‘State of the Commonwealth’ greenwashing, Youngkin is working to undermine climate action, clean energy goals

Jan 12, 2023

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Tonight, Governor Youngkin presented his “State of the Commonwealth” speech, which significantly mischaracterizes Virginia’s climate […]

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‘Coastal Community Meeting’ highlights Hampton Roads’ climate threats and solutions thanks to federal investment

Jan 07, 2023

For Immediate Release: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott joins with local, state leaders and advocates to discuss infrastructure investments to boost […]

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Youngkin continues reckless push to strip communities of resources, roll back climate progress

Dec 07, 2022

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, the State Air Pollution Control Board, with a majority of pro-fossil fuel appointees stacked by […]

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LCV and Virginia LCV Statements on the Passing of Donald McEachin

Nov 29, 2022

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022 Contact:  Emily Samsel, National Communications Director League of Conservation Voters esamsel@lcv.org | 828-713-9647 Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters lfrancis@valcv.org | (434) 989-3197 Washington, D.C. – The League of […]

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Youngkin’s ‘All-of-the-Above’ Energy Plan gives up on our clean energy future

Oct 03, 2022

For Immediate Release: Monday, Oct. 3, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Youngkin Administration released its energy plan for Virginia, which aims to significantly undermine […]

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Virginia LCV responds to Youngkin Administration’s Continued Climate Action Attacks

Aug 31, 2022

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, at a regular meeting of the Virginia Air Pollution Control Board, Acting Natural Resources […]

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House sends historic climate package to Biden’s desk

Aug 12, 2022

For Immediate Release: Friday, Aug. 12, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   Inflation Reduction Act is largest effort to-date from Congress to tackle climate change, expand clean energy   […]

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Virginia LCV applauds transformational Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

Jul 29, 2022

For Immediate Release: Friday, July 29, 2022 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (434) 989-3197 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Yesterday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WVa.) announced he had reached an agreement with Senate Majority Leader […]

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