Monthly Archives: January 2014

PA’s List of the Harmed (updated, still “disappeared”)

When the PACWA (Pennsylvania Alliance for Clean Water and Air) “List of the Harmed” (compiled by Jenny Lisak) first came out on May 10, 2012 at my farm, I wrote about it – but it bears writing about again. Jenny … Continue reading

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Six Reasonable Reasons PA Should Enact a 2-Year Moratorium on New Permits for Shale Gas Drilling in 2015

Six Reasonable Reasons PA Should Enact a 2-Year Moratorium on New Permits for Shale Gas Drilling Upon Taking Office in 2015 (Excerpted and revised from my January 20, 2014 post; more details available in that. Upon further reflection, this revision … Continue reading

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Memo to John Hanger and all candidates for PA governor: Moratorium NOW

Memo to John Hanger and all candidates for governor of PA: Why a Moratorium on Shale Gas Drilling Makes Sense…NOW Call this, first of all, a “Memo to John Hanger,” but also call it, more broadly, “Memo to All Democratic … Continue reading

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EQB Testimony on Oil and Gas Regs – Indiana, PA 1-23-14

Environmental Quality Board Testimony on Oil & Gas Regulations: J. Stephen Cleghorn, PhD January 23, 2014 IndianaUniversity of Pennsylvania Indiana, PA Good evening. I am Dr. J. Stephen Cleghorn of Reynoldsville, PA. I own an organic farm up in Jefferson … Continue reading

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John Hanger for Governor – part 2 (edited 1/3/14)

From the movie Lincoln: President Lincoln is talking to abolitionist Thaddeus Stevens of PA about the path to the 13th Amendment to end slavery. Stevens is unhappy with the compromises and deal-making that Lincoln is doing. Thaddeus Stevens: You know … Continue reading

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