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LCV and Chispa Texas Statement on Final 2024-2029 5-Year Offshore Drilling Program

For Immediate Release SEP 29, 2023 Contact: Mika Hyer, mhyer@lcv.org, 940-783-2230 Washington, D.C. — In response to the Department of Interior’s announcement of the Program for the 2024-2029 National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program, the League of Conservation Voters and Chispa Texas released the following statements: “It’s disappointing that the Biden-Harris administration issued …

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LCV and Chispa Statements on House Vote to Undo Strong Car Standards

  For Immediate Release SEP 14th, 2023 Contact: Mika Hyer, mhyer@lcv.org, 940-783-2230 Washington D.C. — In response to today’s House floor vote on H.R. 1435, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and Chispa released the following statements: “Republicans are determined to roll back electric vehicle benefits for families, harm our global competitiveness, and weaken car standards …

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LCV and Chispa Applaud Redesignation of Temporary Protected Status for Venezuela

For Immediate Release SEP 21, 2023 Contact: Mika Hyer, mhyer@lcv.org, 940-783-2230 Washington, DC — In response to today’s announcement by the Biden-Harris administration to redesignate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Venezuela, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and Chispa released the following statements: “We applaud the Biden-Harris administration on their decision to protect more communities facing …

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Declaraciones de LCV y Chispa Oponiéndose a la Decisión del Departamento de Seguridad Nacional de Renunciar a las Leyes Ambientales a Favor del Muro Fronterizo

Para publicación inmediata 5 de octubre de 2023 Contacto: Mika Hyer, mhyer@lcv.org, 940-783-2230 Washington, DC — En respuesta al anuncio de hoy del Departamento de Seguridad Nacional de renunciar a las leyes ambientales para la construcción del muro fronterizo en Texas, la Liga de Votantes por la Conservación (LCV) y Chispa emitieron las siguientes declaraciones: …

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LCV and Chispa Statements Opposing DHS Decision to Waive Environmental Laws in Favor of Border Wall

For Immediate Release October 5, 2023 Contact: Mika Hyer, mhyer@lcv.org, 940-783-2230 Washington, DC — In response to today’s announcement by the Department of Homeland Security to waive environmental laws for border wall construction in Texas, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and Chispa released the following statements: “We have long opposed the construction of this inhumane wall, and …

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Chispa Texas Statement on Governor Abbott’s Inhumane Border Actions

Corpus Christi, TX — In response to Governor Greg Abbott’s directive to order border security officials to use inhumane measures, Chispa Texas released a statement from Program Director Elida Castillo: “Governor Abbott’s inhumane directive to mistreat those seeking asylum at the border contradicts his stance on life. We condemn actions that further jeopardize and cause harm to …

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Chispa Nevada Condemns Gov. Lombardo’s Decision to Leave U.S. Climate Alliance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 13, 2023 LAS VEGAS — On the news that Governor Lombardo has decided to withdraw Nevada from the U.S. Climate Alliance, Chispa National Director Estefany Carrasco-Gonzalez released the following statement: “Governor Lombardo’s decision to withdraw Nevada from the U.S. Climate Alliance is putting the health of Latine families at risk. We …

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LCV and Chispa AZ Praise Tribal-Led Proposal to Protect the Grand Canyon Watershed

Contact: Kyra Madunich-Arevalo, kmadunich@lcv.org, 909-767-9743 Echo Calls for Biden Administration to Designate Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni Grand Canyon National Monument Washington, D.C. — The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and Chispa Arizona fully support the Tribal-led proposal to permanently protect more than one million acres around Grand Canyon National Park as the Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni Grand Canyon …

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LCV and Chispa LCV Statement on EPA’s Clean School Bus Grant Program Announcement

Contact: Kyra Madunich-Arevalo, kmadunich@lcv.org, 909-767-9743 Washington D.C. – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $400 million grant competition to help school districts buy electric school buses. This work builds on the longtime clean school bus advocacy of Vice President Harris, Senators Cortez Masto and Padilla, Representatives Cardenas and Hayes, and so many others. In response …

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LCV and Chispa TX Statement on FERC approval of LNG projects

Contact: Kyra Madunich-Arevalo, kmadunich@lcv.org In response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) 3-1 vote to approve the permits for the Rio Grande LNG and Texas LNG projects in Brownsville, Chispa Texas and the League of Conservation Voters issued the following statements: “Despite numerous visits, calls, petitions, and online campaigns spearheaded by residents of the …

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