Tag Archives: Pennsylvania politics
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Humane Leaders Tell it Like it is!

Blog by Elissa Katz, President, Humane PA PAC If you believe getting to know and contacting your legislators is a waste of time, you are wrong!  That point was highlighted by a stellar panel of seasoned legislators and insiders at the Animal Advocacy Through Legislation panel on July 26, 2016, while they talked with a packed room […]

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Spring into Action

March comes in like a lion and leaves like a lamb, the saying goes. Spring has (almost!) arrived, reminding us again of the ever-changing political landscape.  Just this session, a record 36 animal related bills  were introduced in the Pennsylvania State Assembly. Thankfully, the 2015/16 session started strong when the Animal Fighting Paraphernalia bill passed and was […]

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TOUCHDOWN! 10 Ways to Score a More Powerful Voice for Animals

Follow Humane PA! Starting off with a shameless plug, but seriously, the political landscape in Pennsylvania shifts so rapidly that the best way to keep in touch on these issues is to make sure you follow Humane PA (both Facebook and E-Alerts) and take action at the right moment. Make an appointment to meet with […]

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Think Globally – Act Locally- Legislative Advocacy at the Local Level

Guest blog by Penny Conly Ellison Fighting for animal protection legislation can feel overwhelming. Often the same bills are floating around for years or even decades and, although the vast majority of voters may support them, the political winds never blow the right direction to get them over the finish line. Pennsylvania is a prototypical […]

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