Which is the Worst Oil Company of Them All?

Sep 26, 2012

There are so many ways to assess which oil company is truly the worst of the worst. It also depends on the day. You’ve got ExxonMobil who not only caused the infamous oil spill at Alaska’s Prince William Sound but is also one of the world’s biggest funders of the global warming denial campaign. Read More >

Prop 32 is Not What It Seems

Sep 20, 2012

The NO on Prop 32 campaign just released its first TV ad of the campaign, highlighting the fact that the same powerful corporate special interests that are funding Proposition 32 are exempt from its carefully-crafted provisions.


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Starting today, you can register to vote online

Sep 19, 2012

Great news! Starting today, Californians can register to vote online. Previously, voters could start the process online, but had to print and mail the form to register. Read More >

2012 Legislative Wrap-Up

Sep 5, 2012

Last Friday marked the last day of this legislative session, ending a very busy month for CLCV in the Capitol.

Though CLCV worked on - and worked with you on - many bills this year, we had five top priorities that held true through the year: Read More >

Re-Elect A Living Legend

Sep 4, 2012

In politics you don’t hear the phrase “living legend” used very often without bursting out in laughter (hyperbole is ubiquitous in this business after all), but there are still a few individuals worthy of such a title and California Congressman Henry Waxman is one of them. Read More >

A Capitol Day for Environmental Advocates

Aug 9, 2012

It was a capitol day for dozens of environmental advocates. Read More >

CLCV Makes it Rain

Jul 13, 2012

Okay, CLCV can’t really make it rain. Considering the water problems California will be facing in the coming years, we wish we could. We’d probably even settle for making it drizzle. Read More >

Tom Adams to receive "Byron Sher" award for environmental leadership

Jun 25, 2012

Tom Adams is hands-down one of California’s most effective environmental leaders.

It's hard to imagine a more deserving recipient of the Byron Sher Lifetime Achievement Award, named for the legendary environmental champion and former state Senator who crafted some of California's -- and the nation's -- key environmental laws.

CLCV will present the award to Tom this week at our annual Environmental Leadership Awards gala. Read More >

Environmental Champ Brownley places in "Clean House Challenge"

Jun 22, 2012

Congratulations to California Congressional candidate Julia Brownley, one of three winners in the League of Conservation Voters Action Fund's "Clean House Challenge."

Pro-environment candidates Patrick Murphy (running in Florida) and Tammy Duckworth (running in Illinois) were also successful in the national contest, decided by popular vote, to determine which of ten worthy candidates would receive funds toward their campaigns for Congress. Read More >

A few voting tips as Election Day approaches

May 31, 2012

Still have your vote by mail ballot? Drop it off at your county election office or polling place. More voting tips inside. Read More >


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2018 California Environmental Scorecard

New for the 2018 legislative session: The 45th annual California Environmental Scorecard rates elected officials on 2018, another successful year for the environment in spite of heavy opposition from polluting industry.

Find out how your legislators did in 2018 in CLCV's California Environmental Scorecard.