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Take Action to Prevent the Weakening of Environmental Protections

Take Action to Prevent the Weakening of Environmental Protections

Call Your State Representative Late last week the Senate quickly amended budget legislation to include a number of provisions that dramatically weaken environmental protections. These provisions include taking permitting review away from the Department of Environmental Protection, and establishing a new legislatively-appointed committee that can reject certain proposals to protect air quality. You can find a summary ofContinue Reading Take Action to Prevent the Weakening of Environmental Protections

Action Alert –Budget Negotiations Eye Environmental and Recreation Cuts

Action Alert –Budget Negotiations Eye Environmental and Recreation Cuts

Action Alert – Budget Negotiations Eye Environmental and Recreation Cuts The Pennsylvania House of Representatives will be returning to Harrisburg this weekend to try and advance legislation to finalize the state budget. Earlier this month, the General Assembly and Governor agreed to an overall budget spending number, but did not agree on how to payContinue Reading Action Alert –Budget Negotiations Eye Environmental and Recreation Cuts