Welcome to our end of the week wrap-up! Every Friday we will provide updates on animal legislation, campaigns and elections, as well as noteworthy news and events, in case you missed anything on our Facebook page during the week. If you would like to receive this blog directly in your inbox, please click the “Follow” button on the right hand side of this page to stay up to date.
Congratulations to all of you for helping us reach a major milestone of 20,000+ Pennsylvania Facebook members!
- The Service Dog bill - HB 165 was signed into law by Governor Corbett this week!
- the Humane PA Scorecard is now updated
Campaigns and Election update:
- Congratulations to Sarah Speed, who has been selected as a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention to be held in Charlotte, North Carolina, September 4-6th. Sarah is a candidate running for the PA State House of Representatives, 47th District in York.
- the Humane PA Candidate Survey is now available for any candidate who seeks our endorsement for the fall election, please forward the link and have your candidate take the survey to be considered for endorsement
News and Events:
- Ellen Tarasca, one of our Philly area Coordinators will be at With Love-Super Adoption Day 2012 tomorrow, Saturday June 16th from 12-4pm
- Save the Date! Please join us for a Party for Pawlitics! July 19th – Pittsburgh, special guest Sarah Speed, candidate for the 47th PA House District.
*Volunteers needed – if you are interested in becoming more involved with Humane PA, we are looking for Coordinators to help spread the word about animal welfare legislation and electing humane candidates. Please complete our volunteer survey and one of our Directors will get back to you.