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Letter: Students Should Do What Lawmakers Do -- Hide
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Letter: Students Should Do What Lawmakers Do -- Hide
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
We tell frightened 6-year-olds around the country to hide from guns because that’s what the adults who run the country are doing – hiding from guns. It would be great if the boards that oversee my kids’ three schools take a public stance and demand lawmakers put the same enthusiasm into protec [Read More]
Letter: Another Reason to End Fossil Fuel Use
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Letter: Another Reason to End Fossil Fuel Use
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
The Hurricane Florence event in North Carolina has inundated fossil fuel energy waste dumps resulting in the release of tons of toxic coal ash from coal fired electric plants into water ways in North Carolina. Coal ash is heavily laced with toxic heavy metals poisonous to both wildlife and humans. [Read More]
Letter: Much Is at Stake in November's Midterm Elections
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Letter: Much Is at Stake in November's Midterm Elections
4 days ago - StateCollege.com
When you vote on Nov. 6, remember what’s at stake. Chief among my concerns is the growing threat posed by climate change, and the lack of federal support for renewable energy. [Read More]
Letter: Congress Has Abandoned Science and Human Health Concerns
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Letter: Congress Has Abandoned Science and Human Health Concerns
1 week ago - StateCollege.com
The actions of the Trump Administration and its supporters in Congress are tantamount to the abandonment of both science and fundamental human concerns. [Read More]
Letter: Now Big Oil Wants Help Dealing with Climate Change
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Letter: Now Big Oil Wants Help Dealing with Climate Change
1 week ago - StateCollege.com
Guess who is now asking for taxpayers’ dollars to save them from their own foolishness? [Read More]
Letter: Ezra Nanes Will Be a Leader on Renewable Energy
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Letter: Ezra Nanes Will Be a Leader on Renewable Energy
1 week ago - StateCollege.com
I have discussed energy and environmental issues with Ezra Nanes. I am strongly convinced that protecting our environment and reaping the economic benefit of transitioning to renewable energy are priorities for him. [Read More]
Letter: Vote Out Those Who Support Anti-Driving Bills
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Letter: Vote Out Those Who Support Anti-Driving Bills
1 week ago - StateCollege.com
In an election year, the Pennsylvania General Assembly will foolishly try to enact multiple anti-driving bills soon. If this occurs, vote them out. These bills are supported by lobbyists, special-interest groups, and others inside the revenue stream. [Read More]
Letter: Thank You to the Community
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Letter: Thank You to the Community
1 week ago - StateCollege.com
We want to thank everyone for their love, support, help and prayers when Jim had his accident in July and the death of our daughter, Kerri, in August. We hadn't recovered from the emotion and stress of the accident and to be hit with losing our daughter was devastating. [Read More]
Letter: A Park That Protects Our Water
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Letter: A Park That Protects Our Water
1 week ago - StateCollege.com
The new Whitehall Road Regional Park proposes what water experts have said never to do: locate intensive development — in this case a sports complex — directly upslope of water supplies. [Read More]
Letter: Nanes Will Stand for Healthcare Workers and Patients
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Letter: Nanes Will Stand for Healthcare Workers and Patients
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Ezra Nanes will protect patients by protecting our healthcare workers. He will fight for safe staffing ratios that save patients’ lives. Ezra will work to expand access to healthcare. He will stand for fair wages for nurses and healthcare workers and will work to improve the lives of healthcare wo [Read More]
Letter: New Leaders Needed in Congress to Address Climate Change
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Letter: New Leaders Needed in Congress to Address Climate Change
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Those who deny irrefutable science-based facts of human-induced climate change have much to answer for. Whatever your political affiliation, you can help by voting out Tom Marino, who denies the major cause of global warming. His opponent, Marc Friedenberg, will work toward commonsense solutions tha [Read More]
Letter: Friedenberg Is Fighting for Health Care for All
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Letter: Friedenberg Is Fighting for Health Care for All
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Like a doctor who makes house calls, Marc Friedenberg has been traveling throughout the 15 counties in the 12th district, meeting and talking with people about how he’ll fight to fix our broken healthcare system. [Read More]
Letter: We Need a Representative Who Seeks Solutions
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Letter: We Need a Representative Who Seeks Solutions
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
As we watch the world news, and our blood pressure rises, we must focus on problems where we live. [Read More]
Letter: Ezra Nanes Will Fight for Workers in Pennsylvania
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Letter: Ezra Nanes Will Fight for Workers in Pennsylvania
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
In November we must elect candidates that share our ideals. Ezra Nanes, a candidate for state Senate, has placed public education and union rights as part of his platform. [Read More]
Letter: Vote Marino Out
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Letter: Vote Marino Out
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Recently a gentleman from Williamsport wrote to the State College newspaper to tell us Centre County residents now living in the reconfigured 12th Congressional District how lucky we will be to be represented in Congress by Tom Marino. [Read More]
Letter: Susan Boser Will Be a Representative Who Works for Us
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Letter: Susan Boser Will Be a Representative Who Works for Us
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
As the midterm election draws near, a look at Glenn Thompson’s record clearly shows why it is way past time to send GT packing. [Read More]
Letter: We Need a Representative Who Will Support Common-Sense Solutions to Climate Change
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Letter: We Need a Representative Who Will Support Common-Sense Solutions to Climate Change
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
We need new leadership in Congress. We need a politician who will accept what science has to say about the threats we face and will support common-sense policies for dealing with those threats. [Read More]
Letter: Central PA Needs More Thoughtful Leaders in Congress
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Letter: Central PA Needs More Thoughtful Leaders in Congress
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
There are many solutions to our many problems. We need someone to sift through the clutter to accomplish something so we can move forward rather than stagnate. [Read More]
Letter: Friedenberg Has the Solutions We Need
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Letter: Friedenberg Has the Solutions We Need
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Marc Friedenberg is running to represent the people of Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District because he has solutions. No one should worry about how to pay for health care, which is why Marc supports “Medicare for all.” Higher education, from a college or a technical institute, should not [Read More]
Letter: We Need a Representative Who Cares About the Environment
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Letter: We Need a Representative Who Cares About the Environment
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
We live in a politically-charged era, but of all things that shouldn’t be political, a healthy environment surely ranks at the top. Young or old, rich or poor, black or white, urban or rural, we all need clean air and water. Our economy and our future depend on it. [Read More]
Letter: Time to Clean House
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Letter: Time to Clean House
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I urge all Democrats in Pennsylvania’s new 12th District to get to the polls on Tuesday, May 15, and cast a vote for Marc Friedenberg for Congress. [Read More]
Letter: In a Critical Election, Marc Friedenberg Is the Candidate We Need
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Letter: In a Critical Election, Marc Friedenberg Is the Candidate We Need
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Marc is the Democratic candidate who can win in November. His clear message on jobs, health care, education, and infrastructure are ones that will help all of us in the 12th District. [Read More]
Letter: Know the Issues Around SB2 and Educational Savings Accounts
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Letter: Know the Issues Around SB2 and Educational Savings Accounts
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Within the next few weeks, the PA legislature is considering a bill, Senate Bill 2, that will create a new type of educational savings account (ESA) system for children of the commonwealth that can be used for K-12 education. From studies of states enacting similar programs, several issues have come [Read More]
Letter: Pruitt Needs to Resign
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Letter: Pruitt Needs to Resign
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
You would think that the head of the Environmental Protection Agency might have some interest in protecting the environment. Instead, Pruitt has abused his office to pump up the profits of giant industrial polluters, with total disregard for the safety of our air and water or for the future of our p [Read More]
Letter: Friedenberg Will Represent the People, Not Corporate Interests
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Letter: Friedenberg Will Represent the People, Not Corporate Interests
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
We were told they were going to drain the swamp by getting rid of regulations and entrenched bureaucrats. Instead they’ve given control of the government to corporations and lobbyists. This administration is more interested in protecting the corporations and the well-to-do than the rest of us. [Read More]

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