For Immediate Release: September 30, 2016
Contact: Lori Brown 860-236-5442
LEGISLATIVE CHAMPIONS TOP THE LIST OF CTLCV ENDORSEMENTS
In addition to the recent endorsement of 48 candidates for the Connecticut General Assembly, the CT League of Conservation Voters announces the elevation of 14 incumbents to the high position of LEGISLATIVE CHAMPION for the 2016 legislative session.
Both Democrat and Republican incumbents were highlighted in the League's recent Environmental Scorecard. The list includes Senators Kevin Witkos (R-8), Ted Kennedy, Jr. (D-12), Dante Bartolomeo (D-13), Toni Boucher (R-26), Tony Hwang (R-28), and Bob Duff (D-25). In the House the list includes Representatives Phil Miller (D-36), Diana Urban (D-43), Roberta Willis (D-64), Mary Mushinsky (D-85), James Albis (D-99), Matthew Lesser (D-100), Jonathan Steinberg (D-136), and Gail Lavielle (R-143).
"These 14 people are being recognized for their outstanding leadership during the past session. They are our 'go to' people when we need an extra dose of passion, commitment and knowledge of the important environmental issues of the day. Each one has shown keen leadership skills and made a difference this year," said Lori Brown, CTLCV Executive Director.
Information about these environmental champions, is posted on CTLCV's website at www.ctlcv.org. Visit both the ELECTION and SCORECARD pages, or contact the League at 860-236-5442 for details.
The 2016 election information on this website is paid for by the CTLCV Political Action Committee. This message was made independent of any candidate or political party. Contributions to the CTLCV PAC were made by CTLCV, Inc and David Bingham. Additional information about the CTLCV PAC may be found on the State Elections Enforcement Commission's internet website.