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Georgia Democrats scramble to capture 12th District seat

...transportation workers, the building trades and flight attendants. Also on board: the Sierra Club and the League of Conservation voters. "The depth of a candidate's support is a good indication of his qualifications," Mr. Barrow said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/14/met_415532.shtml
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Government looks at new fuel economy standards for large SUVs

...to save more fuel, increase passenger safety and protect American jobs." Deb Callahan, president of the League of Conservation Voters, an environmental group, said the Bush administration should simply treat SUVs and light trucks like cars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/24/bus_394631.shtml
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Environmental issues top Georgian's lists

...environmental issue on the minds of Georgia voters this election year, according to a statewide survey by the League of Conservation Voters. The survey, which included 600 respondents statewide -- including 20 percent from the middle Georgia region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/02/met_282224.shtml
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Upholstery of death

...the environment. Ms. Brown points out that Mr. Wicker hasn't been a leader among environmentalists. The League of Conservation Voters has consistently given Mr. Wicker among the lowest ratings in Congress for his votes on environmental issues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/18/bus_259288.shtml
Business
Disagrees with editorial

...Environmental hypocrisy," I must question your interpretation of the positions held by the Sierra Club and the League of Conservation Voters. It seems you have confused the concepts of world population growth and world population location. Certainly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/10/edi_212739.shtml
Editorials
Property rights periled

...so-called environmental lobby also took a beating. Two of the largest environmental PACs - the Sierra Club and the League of Conservation Voters - spent $9 million to persuade Americans that the "Dole-Gingrich gang" wanted nothing less than to poison...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/11/18/edi_200692.shtml
Editorials
Coverdell has a major role at the convention

...raising the minimum wage. His voting record has a produced ratings of zero from the AFL-CIO, 11 from the League of Conservation Voters and 10 from Public Citizen's Congress Watch. "He's no friend of citizen and consumer interests as far...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/08/11/met_199149.shtml
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Burns makes 'Dirty Dozen'

...achieved a dubious distinction. The Sylvania Republican has been named to the "Dirty Dozen" by the National League of Conservation Voters. The "dozen" - this year it's only 10 - is a political hit list the group compiles every two years. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/17/met_428774.shtml
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Oil and gas - Alaska's industry

JUNEAU, Alaska -- To understand why so many of Alaska's 626,932 residents support opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to energy exploration, look to the oil industry's economic impact in the nation's largest state. Alaskans see a direct relationship between oil and their personal bank accounts. Oil funds 82 percent of Alaska state government, and every resident - regardless of age - gets nearly $2,000 a year from a petroleum fund mandated by the state.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/22/met_320081.shtml
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Scorecard ratings mixed for Georgia lawmakers

...do was to get the floor votes." Scorecards for congressional members were also released Wednesday by the League of Conservation Voters. The split between high and low scores was polarized along party lines, with most Democrats passing and most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/15/met_241933.shtml
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