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Jun 23, 2014

We're thrilled to honor Congressman George Miller with our "Byron Sher Lifetime Achievement Award" at our annual environmental leadership award event this week.

Jun 23, 2014

New America Media, the country's first and largest national collaboration of and advocate for more than 3,000 ethnic news organizations, will receive CLCV's Environmental Leadership Award this week in San Francisco.

Jun 23, 2014

CLCV is thrilled to honor Susan Frank, President & Chief Operating Officer for The Better World Group and a long-serving CLCV Board member with our Environmental Leadership Award this week in San Francisco.

Jun 23, 2014

CLCV is proud to present our Environmental Leadership Award to Arno Harris, a passionate advocate for solutions to climate change through the intersection of business and public policy.

Harris has spent the last 10 years working in the solar industry to help solar make the transition to mainstream energy markets, most recently as CEO of Recurrent Energy, one of North America's largest solar project developers.

Jun 22, 2014

We're awarding it to Congressman George Miller tomorrow; more about who it's named for here.

Jun 17, 2014

The California League of Conservation Voters and other organizations active in California’s environmental community applauded yesterday's election of Senator Kevin de León to California state Senate President pro Tempore. Environmental advocates also thanked Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg for his courageous leadership on behalf of California’s environment and public health.

Jun 11, 2014

They can see the ashes, but they don't understand. Wildfires burn a path of destruction that runs much deeper than the forest floor.

Jun 4, 2014

Great news: Champions for California’s environment were successful in yesterday’s primary election!

May 30, 2014

It’s that time of year when those of us working hard to pass good environmental legislation in California can survey the lay of the land and see what remains in play after the flurry of policy committees and floor votes.

May 29, 2014

The movement to protect Californians from risky fracking suffered a disappointing setback today, as a bill that would impose a moratorium on fracking and other unconventional drilling practices fell five votes short in the state Senate.

 
 
 

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2014 California Environmental Scorecard

2014 California Environmental Scorecard

Together, we won a number of crucial victories in 2013. How did your legislator do?

Read about the 2013 legislative year in CLCV's 2014 California Environmental Scorecard.