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Aug
02
INTERFAITH GROUP URGES SENATOR WAGNER TO COMMIT TO PENNSYLVANIA’S CHILDREN
By John David Piscadero

PHILADELPHIA, PA - Last month POWER, the state’s leading interfaith movement, led hundreds of students, parents, community activists and leaders from different faith traditions to the State Capitol to demand support for recently introduced legislation which will put 100% of the state’s Basic Education Budget through Pennsylvania’s Fair Funding Formula to end widespread, systematic educational inequality throughout Pennsylvania. Earlier this week the Republican Party of Pennsylvania issued a press release distorting the purpose of our rally, and falsely claiming that Governor Wolf, in conversation with our Executive Director, Reverend Greg Holston, supports $1.2B in school f...