Environment

Jill…

  • Supports a shift away from fossil fuels and an increased emphasis on renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind.
  • Believes we must protect the planet from global climate change. Will vote on the basis of science-based research, not paid lobbyists.
  • Supports a severance tax on natural gas companies. Pennsylvania is the only natural gas state that does not levy this tax.
  • Supports safety studies regarding the quality of drinking water and earthquake triggers for residents living near potential fracking sites. Supports stronger rights for landowners against eminent domain.