Archive for the ‘Green News’ Category

PostHeaderIcon Act Green: With Us or With Rush?

Posted on: Wednesday, March 11th, 2009 at 5:45 am

Today, the League of Conservation Voters launched a new tongue-in-cheek video, pointing out that when we talk about the right-wing echo chamber, we’re never sure who’s echoing whom.

Watch the new video, see where Republican leaders like Senator Mitch McConnell and Representative John Boehner get their talking points on energy and global warming, and sign the petition to ask Republican leaders who they stand with at www.WithUsOrWithRush.com

PostHeaderIcon Act Green: Economic Recovery / Environmental Stimulus

Posted on: Monday, February 2nd, 2009 at 2:22 pm

Economic Recovery / Environmental Stimulus

Check out the new story from Kate Sheppard at Grist on how the Economic Recovery Package will help create jobs, improve our security, and protect our planet by investing in clean, renewable energy, energy efficiency, and public transportation.

PostHeaderIcon Act Green: LCV Endorses Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords

Posted on: Thursday, June 12th, 2008 at 4:35 pm

Today LCV endorsed Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona for reelection in the 8th District. Giffords has dedicated her career to protecting Arizona’s natural heritage and has worked tirelessly to expand solar energy, creating green jobs throughout her state.

She earned herself a 95% LCV score in 2007 and a 100% lifetime score from the Arizona LCV as a state legislator for 4 years.

Tim Greeff, LCV Deputy Legislative Director, was with Giffords yesterday to giver her the endorsement. “She has become one of the great champions of clean energy and of protecting our planet for future generations,” Tim said. “America needs more leaders like Gabrielle Giffords.”

To read LCV’s release on the endorsement, go to: http://lcv.org/newsroom/press-releases/lcv-endorses-congresswoman-gabrielle-giffords.html