Unitarian Universalist Pennsylvania Legislative Advocacy Network
At its March meeting the UUPLAN Board re-organized by electing Virginia Kirk and Rev. Sandra Fees as Co-Chairs. Their election followed the resignation of Rev. Peter Newport as President. Rev. Newport is on sabbatical and requested time to attend to study, travel and other professional responsibilities.
Virginia Kirk is well known to UUPLANners because of her prior role as Interim Outreach Director and later as Assistant Director. She comes to the Board with a thorough…Continue
The Environmental Justice Task Force is sponsoring two workshops with Clean Water Action in April and May in our congregation in Athens, PA.
Click here for a flyer you can hang in your congregation or share with your friends.
Oppose: Abortion Exchange Ban Bills
Support: Health Amendment to the Abortion Exchange Ban Bill
Our UUPLAN’s Reproductive Justice Team has been closely watching Harrisburg and is urging UUs throughout PA to call both their Senators and Representatives to oppose new attacks on women’s access to abortion.
There are bills in the House (HB 742, HB 818) and Senate (SB 3) that all prohibit 'private' insurance from covering abortion services in the…Continue
Here’s what I jotted down at the budget session at the Pennsylvania Progressive Summit on 3/2/13:
Mike Wood, Research Director, PA Budget and Policy Center: