Groundswell: CLCV Blog

Dec 2, 2014

This week, CLCV is proud to honor Mary Leslie, a champion for Los Angeles' clean energy future.

Dec 2, 2014

CLCV will honor Howard Welinsky, a longtime political and social activist, at our Environmental Leadership Awards this week in Los Angeles. Welinsky is a dedicated environmental champion who has been a supporter and partner of CLCV for more than two decades.

Dec 1, 2014

After our day for giving thanks... after our weekend for holiday travels and bargain shopping... and after a day to catch our breath... We've finally arrived at #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to giving back.

Nov 26, 2014

Recently, CLCV staff gathered together for our annual "Thanksgiving" photo. We share it as a sort of postcard to our members to say "Thank you" for all the things our members do throughout the year: calling lawmakers, sending emails and signing petitions, posting on social media, attending town hall meetings and other events, voting for environmental champions, and yes, donating to support our work.

Nov 5, 2014

Environmental candidates won in many tough races, and voters backed Prop 1 to protect our water supply.

Nov 3, 2014

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

Oct 28, 2014

Our annual California Environmental Scorecard is now live!

Oct 17, 2014

Prop 1 isn't perfect, but it's a sound investment in protecting California’s environment and economy for future generations.

Oct 9, 2014

On this beautiful, sunny, monumental October day, President Obama used his authority under the Antiquities Act to establish nearly 350,000 acres of national forest land in the San Gabriel Mountains in southern California as a national monument.

Oct 8, 2014

Editor's Note: We're thrilled to share the breaking news that on Friday October 10, President Obama is expected to announce he is using his executive authority to designate the San Gabriel Mountains as a national monument.

Some places seem much smaller to you as an adult than how you remembered them as a child. The San Gabriel Mountains is not one of these places.


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2016 California Environmental Scorecard

New for the 2016 legislative session: The 43rd annual California Environmental Scorecard rates elected officials on 2016, another successful year for the environment in spite of heavy opposition from polluting industry.

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