Civic Engagement and Elections in Pennsylvania

Clean Water Action builds grassroots strength in Pennsylvania to impact environmental policy in Washington, D.C., in Harrisburg, and at home in our communities.

Clean Water Action Helps Electoral Green Wave Wash over Pennsylvania

As part of a $2.5 million national election effort, Clean Water Action helped create a green wave in Pennsylvania that elected a slate of candidates who’ll chart new paths for the environment in Washington D.C. and Harrisburg.

Coalition of Leading Environmental Organizations Releases 2017-2018 Pennsylvania Environmental Scorecard

Philadelphia, PA – Conservation Voters of PA, PennEnvironment, Sierra Club Pennsylvania Chapter, and Clean Water Action have released their 2017-2018 Pennsylvania Environmental Scorecard, which scores each member of the State Senate and House of Representatives based on their votes on the most crucial environmental legislation that came before the General Assembly this session.

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Governor Wolf's Greatest Environmental Hits, 2015-2018

Read environmental highlights from Tom Wolf's first term as Governor.

Fracking Companies Pour Campaign Funds into Allegheny County Republican Candidates

Pittsburgh -- Campaign finance reports filed last week with the Pennsylvania Department of State show oil and gas companies making substantial campaign donations to prop up three Republican State House and State Senate candidates running in hotly contested races in the North Hills.