Conservation Voters of PA and PennFuture will host a June 4 webinar on the state budget and how legislators haven't stopped their attack on environmental programs from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Ezra Thrush, Director of Government Affairs for PennFuture, and Katie Blume, Political Director for Conservation Voters of Pennsylvania, will give an overview of the budgetary process, point out the environmental priorities, and discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the budget.
Click Here to register for this free event.
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[Posted: May 31, 2020] PA Environment Digest