Thursday Night Meet and Support Melissa Shusterman

Running for the state house seat in the 157th house district takes smarts, gumption, and lots of help. This Thursday please attend the meet and greet for Melissa Shusterman. RSVP to Dori at:

dori.dimassimo@gmail.com

 

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Representative Warren Kampf Hurting our Schools

H.B 1213 – Rep. Kampf

 

My opponent, Rep. Warren Kampf, has introduced H.B. 1213, a partisan bill that would limit the ability of school districts to challenge property tax assessments. While this may seem like a good idea on paper, in reality, it really isn’t. This bill would cost Pennsylvania school districts hundreds of millions of dollars in lost revenue.… Read the rest


Pennsylvania Supreme Court takes Historic Action on Gerrymandering

Scale superimposed on a drawing of electoral districts

Gerrymandering: One big step forward; many more steps to go

 

The PA Supreme Court has declared that the US Congressional District map for Pennsylvania is unconstitutional.  They have ordered the legislature to present a new map to the governor by Feb 9.  The govern

Picture of 7th Congressional District as it contorts across 5 counties from Montgomery and Chester into Berks and Lancaster

Pennsylvania 7th Congressional District. One of the most gerrymandered in the USA.

or has until Feb 15 to approve it. … Read the rest


Meehan Withdraws from Race for 7th Congressional District

Picture of 7th Congressional District as it contorts across 5 counties from Montgomery and Chester into Berks and Lancaster

Tredyffrin is in the 6th Congressional District right now, but the maps are being redrawn.  It is possible that we could end up in the 7th since it surrounds us.

 

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Women’s March Philadelphia Great Success

Resist, Persist, Rise Up

Great Weather. Great Signs. Pink Hats. Huge Crowd. Peaceful. Police visible but not intrusive. Paoli R5 Standing Room Only. Women came out and “Resisted” on the Ben Franklin Parkway today. WHYY estimated the crowd at 40,000. Felt like more when you watched a solid stream march up the Parkway for 30 minutes.
New estimate on crowd is 50,000.… Read the rest