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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...

Aug 22, 2002, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Report Shows Electricity a Bargain for Consumers Nationwide; Restructured States Leading the Way with Lower Prices, Clean Energy Policies

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite screaming headlines declaring an electricity shortage and so-called deregulation a failure for...

Jun 29, 2002, 01:00 ET

Environment Sacrificed for State Budget; Penny-Wise, Pound Foolish Move Threatens Economic Growth

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) decried massive cuts to the Growing Greener Program and...

Jun 27, 2002, 01:00 ET

Pennsylvania State Budget Sends Mother Nature to Poor House, Says PennFuture; Governor, Legislature Hijack Environmentalists' Revenue Plan, Cutting Growing Greener Funding Despite Promises

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hanger, President and CEO of Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) decried massive cuts...

Nov 13, 2000, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Says: 'Lame Duck Legislature Launches Attack on Clean Water'

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Pennsylvania Legislature returns Monday to finish its term with a lame duck session, Citizens...

Jul 09, 2000, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Report Proves Central Pennsylvania's Dirty Air Is 'Home Grown'

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Standing in front of a 20 feet tall inflated dirty power plant, representatives of Citizens for...

Apr 14, 2000, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Asks: Will Tomorrow's Opening Day of Trout Season Be One Of The Last, Thanks to the Killing Rain of Pennsylvania?

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was released today by PennFuture: Some traditions tied to the seasons and the...

Mar 23, 2000, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Reaches Agreement With PECO Over Merger:

PHILADELPHIA, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) announced today that they have reached agreement with...

Mar 01, 2000, 00:00 ET

PennFuture: PA Governor Ridge's Proposed Budget for the Environment - Promises Kept, But Big Problems Unsolved

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Pennsylvania General Assembly begins consideration of Governor Tom Ridge's proposed budget for...

Jan 27, 2000, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Launches Ten-Year Project to Grow Green Energy; Aims to Have 10% of State's Electricity Made from Renewables

PHILADELPHIA, HARRISBURG, Pa. and PITTSBURGH, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today launched a ten-year...

Jan 13, 2000, 00:00 ET

National Report Shows Pennsylvania's Air Unhealthy

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today joined with the Pennsylvania Public Interest...

Dec 08, 1999, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Disappointed with Weak Growing Greener Passage; No Dedicated Funding Guarantees Politicizing Future Environmental Dollars

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) expressed disappointment with today's passage of the...