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Apr 13, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Hails Passage of Growing Greener II Bond Question; Legislature's Action Means Voters Will Decide in May

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) congratulates the Governor and the members of the...

Mar 14, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Calls Bush Mercury Regulations 'Toxic News for Pennsylvania;' Asks for State Action to Protect Citizens' Health, Environment, Economy From Poisonous Mercury

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today called the Bush Administration's plan to allow...

Mar 07, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Lauds DEP, Sherwin-Williams on Clean Air Agreement

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today praised Department of Environmental Protection...

Feb 16, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Files Suit Against Allegheny Energy to Stop Massive Air Pollution from Hatfield's Ferry Power Plant as Congress Considers Weakening Air Pollution Protections

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture), with the support of the Environmental Integrity Project...

Jan 21, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Files to Overturn Stormwater Permit at Eagle Rock; DEP Violated Law by Granting Permit as Company Continues to Pollute

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today announced that it has filed an appeal before the...

Nov 02, 2004, 00:00 ET

John Hanger, Expert on Energy and Environment, Available to Media

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hanger, President and CEO of Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture), former member of the...

Oct 05, 2004, 01:00 ET

PennFuture, Environmental Integrity Project Launch Legal Action to Stop Massive Air Pollution from Hatfield's Ferry Power Plant

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture), with the support of the Environmental Integrity Project...

Aug 10, 2004, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Praises Rendell Administration's New Factory Farm Package as `First Step' in Protecting Health, Economy and Environment in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today praised Governor Rendell's newly announced...

Jul 14, 2004, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Case Study Shows Pennsylvania Regulations on Livestock Farm Pollution as Effective as a `Barrel Full of Holes'

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) released a new report, "A Barrel Full of Holes: A Case...

Apr 08, 2004, 01:00 ET

Independent Report Shows Turnpike Apparently Rigged the Data to Justify Building Mon-Fayette Toll Road; PennFuture Says Evidence Brings New Definition to Term `Highway Robbery'

PITTSBURGH, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. David Lewis, President and CEO of HLB Decision Economics Inc. of Washington, D.C., Ottawa, Canada and...

Feb 12, 2004, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Urges Approval for Growing Greener II; Overwhelming Public Support No Surprise

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) called today's delivery of thousands of postcards to...

Aug 14, 2003, 01:00 ET

John Hanger, Expert on Energy and the Environment Available for Comment, Interview on Power Outages

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hanger, former member of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) and current President and...

Jun 06, 2003, 01:00 ET

Study Shows Factory Farms Lower Neighboring Homes' Property Values; Money Losses Add to Health, Fly, Fume, Water Quality and Traffic Problems

GETTYSBURG, Pa., June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- As a national summit on factory hog farms convenes in Gettysburg this weekend, Citizens for...

Apr 21, 2003, 01:00 ET

Earth Day Marks Cleaner Air for Pennsylvania, Thanks to New Members of Clean Electricity Hall of Fame

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today marked Earth Day by inducting five new Green...

Apr 14, 2003, 01:00 ET

Tax Day Marks Worst, Best Use of Taxes Annual List by PennFuture

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today released its annual list of the Worst, Best Use...

Mar 11, 2003, 00:00 ET

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. to Bring Sustainable Hog Farming Summit to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterkeeper Alliance announced today that its Third Annual Sustainable Hog Farming Summit will be held...

Feb 27, 2003, 00:00 ET

PennFuture, CANTR Call for Independent Consultant to Study Citizens' Plan; Turnpike Commission Has Demonstrated Pervasive and Intractable Bias

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) and Citizens for Alternatives to New Toll Roads (CANTR)...

Feb 11, 2003, 00:00 ET

PennFuture: PECO Settlement Great for Environment, Competition

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) praised the agreement filed today before the Pennsylvania...

Sep 26, 2002, 01:00 ET

Conservation Organizations Excluded from Water Resource Legislation Negotiations

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of leading environmental and conservation organizations is calling on the Department of...

Sep 05, 2002, 01:00 ET

PENNDOT Goes After State Game Lands to Build Highway, According to PennFuture; Game Commission, Hunters, Others Fighting Eminent Domain Action

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- With the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PENNDOT) intent on destroying Bald Eagle Ridge...