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The Bark that Bites

  By Representative Todd Stephens Elected officials answer to their constituents, it’s the core of the job. All day long we, and our staff, field phone calls, letters, emails, social media posts, and even the occasional fax; filled with issues large and small which matter to our community. We respond as quickly as we can […]

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CONGRATULATIONS – TO YOU!

Those of us who have been working for years to pass anti-cruelty legislation remember the frustrating years when legislators avoided issues relating to cruelty to animals and viewed folks who cared about these issues as a fringe group, outside of mainstream thinking and priorities. Well, those days are gone – thanks to all of you who […]

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Are You an Action Hero For Animals?

Here’s some great news: many anti-cruelty bills are pending in the Pennsylvania legislature right now, and many more are being circulated with co-sponsorship memos. There is a real potential to positively impact on the lives of animals through public policy – just one anti-cruelty bill can spare scores of animals from suffering. But in order […]

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Top 5 2017 Resolutions to Give Animals a Political Voice in PA!

Humane PA  is publishing its top 5 New Year’s Resolutions in the hopes that you will incorporate them with your own resolutions.  Together, we hope to make a meaningful difference for animals in Pennsylvania by passing  a record number of  laws IN 2017 to protect animals from cruel acts. Let’s all pledge that in 2017,  […]

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