League of Conservation Voters


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League of Conservation Voters

Address:1920 L St NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036

Phone:202-785-8683
Fax:202-835-0491
Web: www.lcv.org
Established: 1970. Description:Works to influence the U.S. Congress to be more supportive of environmental issues. Monitors and reports on the environmental voting records of members of Congress. Dues: $25/year (full membership); $10/year (basic membership).
Publications: National Environmental Scorecard (annually); free to members. LCV Newsletter (quarterly); free to members.

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