Today, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) led the following environmental group coalition letter to Congress ahead of the vote on H.R. 51, the Washington D.C. Admission Act, scheduled for Friday. The letter urges Members to extend to the more than seven hundred thousand residents of our nation’s capital equal representation in our federal government and the fundamental right to self-govern. Read the full letter below.
The green groups who signed on are: 350 DC, California League of Conservation Voters, Center for Biological Diversity, Clean Water Action, Endangered Species Coalition, Friends of the Earth US, Hip Hop Caucus, John Muir Project, League of Conservation Voters, Maine Conservation Voters, Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Natural Resources Defense Council, NC League of Conservation Voters, Ohio Environmental Council, Oil Change International, Sierra Club, Vermont Natural Resources Council, Washington Conservation Voters, Washington Environmental Council, WE ACT for Environmental Justice