"This election season provides the timely opportunity for candidates to
provide the public with their position on this critical issue."
The 1994 Convention of the League of Women Voters adopted by concurrence a position on Violence Prevention, based on state and local League work. Read more....
Attend a Free Pipeline Safety Informational Meeting
Monday, September 22nd at 7 p.m. in Harrisburg, Dauphin County
Natural Gas Pipelines in Your Community: With reference to the impending transmission line slated to cross parts of Cumberland, York, Dauphin & Lebanon Counties
Public health research needs associated with unconventional natural gas drilling operations:
Testimony to the EPA
- July 31, 2014
Comments to the United States Environmental Protection Agency Regarding Rule III (d) Rule for Existing Power Plants
Pipeline and Drilling Updates
The latest report from Earthworks: Blackout in the Gas Patch- How Pennsylvania Residents are Left in the Dark on Health and Enforcement:
League Testimony on Environmental Quality Board's Current Proposal re: additional RACT (reasonably available control technology) requirements and emission limitations for certain major stationary sources of oxides of nitrogen plus volatile organic compound emissions (VOC):
- May 29, 2014
League Testimony to PA Environmental Quality Board re: Proposed Rulemaking: Additional RACT Requirements for Major Sources of NOx and VOCs in Harrisburg
- April 19, 2014
League Testimony to PA Environmental Quality Board re: Proposed Rulemaking: Additional RACT Requirements for Major Sources of NOx and VOCs in Norristown
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett won't appeal Voter ID law
Congratulations to the League of Women Voters of PA, the lead organizational plaintiff in the Voter ID lawsuit against the Commonwealth of PA, and to all members and community partners who fought alongside us.
Governor Corbett announced that he will not appeal to the PA Supreme Court the judge's ruling on the unconstitutionality of the law.
As a reminder, voters WILL NOT have to show a photo ID to vote in the May 20th primary!
Respect Returned to the PA Voters!
Voter ID Law Struck Down