(UPDATED 5:03 pm w/ comments from Reichert camp)
Congressman Dave Reichert, the three-term Republican incumbent representing Washington’s 8th District, won the endorsement from the League of Conservation Voters today — a coup for his re-election campaign.
In its endorsement, the league praised Reichert for “a solid LCV lifetime environmental score of 62%,” and called Reichert’s support in 2009 of the House’s American Clean Energy and Security Act “crucial.”
This from a press release issued by the LCV today:
“We are proud to endorse Congressman Reichert for re-election because he supports policies that will not only build a