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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...

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...