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Politicization of the Legal System is a Slippery Slope

April 23, 2021
One of the downsides of having elected district attorneys are the politicization of the legal system. This is what we have clearly seen in Chester County over the past two years. In hopes to win election in 2019, former Chester… Read More ►

New York Post: Canonsburg, PA’s Economic and Environmental Benefits from the Shale Boom

April 21, 2021
Recently, Salena Zito authored a piece in the New York Post, “Pennsylvania town saved by fracking fears Biden will kill its prosperity,” which profiles the town of Canonsburg in Washington County. As a result of the discovery of Marcellus Shale… Read More ►

Washington County Chamber of Commerce and Pittsburgh Works Host a Virtual, Bipartisan Discussion on Infrastructure Investment

April 20, 2021
Is true bipartisanship possible when it comes to addressing Pennsylvania and the nation’s infrastructure and energy needs? That was the theme of a recent live webinar hosted by PEIA founding member, the Washington County Chamber of Commerce, along with Pittsburgh… Read More ►

New Plan Submitted for Pipeline Work near Marsh Creek in Chester County

April 20, 2021
The developer of the Mariner East pipeline network recently submitted plans to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to modify the method of construction for a portion of the line in the Marsh Creek area in Upper Uwchlan Township,… Read More ►

PEIA Testifies before State Senate Committee Examining Energy Infrastructure

April 14, 2021
The state Senate Committee on Community, Economic and Recreational Development convened the second of two informational hearings Wednesday, April 14 in Harleysville, Montgomery County, as part of a review of critical infrastructure in Pennsylvania. The first day focused on technology… Read More ►

The Biden Administration’s New Infrastructure Plan Should Consider Pipelines

April 2, 2021
On Wednesday March 31 in Pittsburgh, President Biden unveiled a sweeping infrastructure and jobs plan that aims to reinvigorate the country’s economy and make significant investments in clean energy. The American Jobs Plan includes spending to rebuild school buildings, hospitals,… Read More ►

Pennsylvania’s Propane: Affordable, Clean and Reliable for Keystone’s Farmers

March 16, 2021
Chris Herr, Executive Vice President of PennAg Industries Association, recently penned an op-ed for The Patriot-News, (“Abundant, affordable propane powers Pennsylvania agriculture” March 15, 2021) detailing how propane is the primary heating source for Pennsylvania homes, and remains an affordable… Read More ►

Misleading or Just Pandering?

March 5, 2021
Today, The Philadelphia Inquirer published an editorial aimed to kowtow to fringe idealists who wish to revert back to a pre-industrial Pennsylvania, than to provide information founded on reality. The editorial board appears to misunderstand the paper’s own reporting by… Read More ►