• American Rivers Center for American Progress Action Fund * Climate Protection Action Fund Earthjustice * Environment America * Environmental Defense Fund Environmental Law and Policy Center * Green For All * League of Conservation Voters League of Women Voters * National Audubon Society * National Wildlife Federation Natural Resources Defense Council * Ocean Conservancy * Sierra Club * The Wilderness Society World Wildlife Fund * Union of Concerned Scientists

    June 8, 2010

  • American Rivers Center for American Progress Action Fund * Climate Protection Action Fund Earthjustice * Environment America * Environmental Defense Fund Environmental Law and Policy Center * Green For All * League of Conservation Voters League of Women Voters * National Audubon Society * National Wildlife Federation Natural Resources Defense Council * Ocean Conservancy * Sierra Club * The Wilderness Society World Wildlife Fund * Union of Concerned Scientists

    June 8, 2010

  • Campaign Legal Center • Common Cause • Democracy 21
    League of Women Voters • Public Citizen • U.S. PIRG

    June 9, 2010

    The Honorable Nancy Pelosi
    Speaker of the House of Representatives
    U.S Capitol
    Washington, D.C. 20515

    Dear Speaker Pelosi:

    Our organizations are writing to express our strong support for the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) and our opposition to the efforts being undertaken by some Members to undermine the House rules that established the Office.

  • Campaign Legal Center • Common Cause • Democracy 21
    League of Women Voters • Public Citizen • U.S. PIRG

    June 9, 2010

    The Honorable Nancy Pelosi
    Speaker of the House of Representatives
    U.S Capitol
    Washington, D.C. 20515

    Dear Speaker Pelosi:

    Our organizations are writing to express our strong support for the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) and our opposition to the efforts being undertaken by some Members to undermine the House rules that established the Office.

  • To:                   Members of the House of Representatives

    From:              Elisabeth MacNamara, President

    Re:                   Support the DISCLOSE Act

  • The League, with coalition partners, sent a letter to Representatives urging them to vote in favor of important bipartisan legislation that would require timely and effective disclosure by corporations, labor unions, trade associations and non-profit advocacy groups of their campaign-related expenditures and the funders of these expenditures.

  • May 20, 2010

    TO:     Members of the U.S. Senate

    FROM: Mary G. Wilson, President

    RE:     Climate and Energy Policy

    It is time for the United States Senate to act against climate change and to put in place an effective energy policy for our nation.  These twin issues have been left to fester for far too long, endangering our health and environment, our national security and world leadership, and our jobs and the economy. 

  • May 20, 2010

    TO:     Members of the U.S. Senate

    FROM: Mary G. Wilson, President

    RE:     Climate and Energy Policy

    It is time for the United States Senate to act against climate change and to put in place an effective energy policy for our nation.  These twin issues have been left to fester for far too long, endangering our health and environment, our national security and world leadership, and our jobs and the economy. 

  • ActionAid USA ● CARE USA ● Center for International Environmental Law ● Church World Service ● Conservation International ● Earthjustice ● Environmental Information Agency ● InterAction ● League of Women Voters of the United States ● National Catholic Rural Life Conference ● National Hispanic Environmental Council ● National Wildlife Federation ● Natural Resources Defense Council ● Oxfam America ● Population Action International ● Progressive National Baptist Convention ● Sierra Club ● Sojourners ● Sustain US ● Union of Concerned Scientists ● Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregati

  • The League and coalition partners sent a letter to the Senate urging them to reconsider any plans to include expanded offshore oil and gas exploration and drilling in any legislation.

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