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Protecting Your Right to Clean Air and Water

Protecting Your Right to Clean Air and Water

Excerpted from PA Senator Katie Muth's August 10 newsletter to constituents: Conservation Voters of Pennsylvania released their legislative scorecard, which tallies most of the votes that impact air, water, and public health. Pennsylvania’s constitution guarantees our...

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Anton Andrew urges Black Lives Matter resolutions

Anton Andrew urges Black Lives Matter resolutions

Anton Andrew, Dem candidate for PA House 160, is working with residents in all 8 towns in the 160th to have their municipal governing bodies pass a Black Lives Matter resolution that commits them to rooting out systemic racism within their borders. On August 4, Anton...

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Chesco legislators rated on environment votes

Chesco legislators rated on environment votes

Research from 4 environmental groups rates legislators based on 2019-20 votes on 8 House and 13 Senate bills. Every Dem incumbent on the ballot this fall representing part of Chester County has a 100% score (dark green on the map)! There is a reason that our part of...

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100 Days • 100 Ways • Turn Us Back2Blue

Dump Trump • Flip Harrisburg • Restore Democracy   11/3/2020 Dear Chester County Democrat: Today, July 26, marks 100 days until Election Day! Across the country many states, including ours, will begin their voting-by-mail even sooner. We need your help, both vocally...

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Mourning Democratic activist Jayne Yockey

Mourning Democratic activist Jayne Yockey

"Jayne was instrumental in the organization and development of the Tredyffrin Township Democrats. She was a vital cog in the growth of the party in Tredyffrin and the ultimate electoral success of the Democratic Party in both Tredyffrin and Chester County. In another...

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DIANNE HERRIN COMPLETES CHESTER COUNTY DEMS SLATE

DIANNE HERRIN COMPLETES CHESTER COUNTY DEMS SLATE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [photo: current 156th PA House representative Carolyn Comitta and 2020 general election candidate Dianne Herrin] DIANNE HERRIN COMPLETES CHESTER COUNTY DEMS SLATE, JOINING JOE BIDEN, CHRISSY HOULAHAN AND 10 MORE HARRISBURG-BOUND CANDIDATES...

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Projected electoral map: time to work harder!

Projected electoral map: time to work harder!

According to NPR's prospective electoral map, Pennsylvania is still a toss-up state! This is surprising, given the surge in Dem registrations and voting in our part of the state, the myriad abuses of Donald Trump, the many demographic groups he has offended, and the...

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Support public policies that bring equality to all

Support public policies that bring equality to all

Guest column on Juneteenth by Anton Andrew, Dem candidate for PA House 160, in The Delco Times, 6/19/20 Friday, June 19, marks the 155th anniversary of Juneteenth, the belated (by more than two years) commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. It would...

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Covid-19: the US and the world

Covid-19: the US and the world

The chart from Worldometer shows that the US, with about 5% of the world's population, has over 25% of known Covid-19 cases. The USA death rate to date is 360 per million population (or about 1 in 2,775 people), behind several Western European countries but much...

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“I can’t breathe”

“I can’t breathe”

Email from Joe Biden, 6/3/20 “I can’t breathe.” “I can’t breathe.” George Floyd’s last words. But they didn’t die with him. They’re still being heard. They’re echoing across this nation. They speak to a nation where too often just the color of your skin puts your life...

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How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change

How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change

by Barack Obama, Medium, 6/1/20 As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, many people have reached out asking how we can sustain momentum...

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Andrew v. Spahr, in the 160th PA House district, today!

Andrew v. Spahr, in the 160th PA House district, today!

Bill Rettew, "Spahr, Andrew face off for 160th Dem vote," Daily Local News, 5/28/20 Democrats Cathy Spahr and Anton Andrew will face off in the June 2 primary for the Democratic nod in the 160th House District. The seat is currently held by state Rep. Stephen Barrar,...

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Listen, Learn, Lead

Listen, Learn, Lead

by US Rep. Chrissy Houlahan (D-156), Medium.com, Jun 1, 2020 It’s hard to breathe and feel safe now. There is a virus in the air, a pandemic. Do you feel it? Do you see it? Maybe you think it is not exactly where you are. But you know that there are hotspots in some...

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