74 Alerts From the PENNSYLVANIA Tag

Support Philadelphia City Council Bill 180134–allows city council to vote on any modification to an existing bike lane

Dear Philadelphia Area NMA Members, The National Motorists Association would like to encourage you to write, email or call your local Philadelphia councilmember to support Bill 180134 which would require the city council “to approve any modification to an existing bicycle lane that would affect the flow of traffic.” As of February 22, 2018, Bill […]

Getting REAL: NMA Weekly E-Newsletter #478

With the February 25, 2018 newsletter regarding the advent of digital driver’s licenses, it is an appropriate time to provide an update on the implementation of the REAL ID Act of 2005. Over the past 12 years, the NMA and other civil liberties organizations have lobbied against REAL ID which in effect would convert your […]

Immediate Attention: Oppose PA SB 172 Today!

Dear NMA Pennsylvania Members, Recently, it came out that Rep. John Taylor has been pushing the leadership of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to list SB 172 for a full-chamber vote. This would be disastrous for motorists statewide and in Philadelphia. It would allow speed cameras in work zones across PA and speed cameras along part of US 1 […]

NMA Pennsylvania Alert: Oppose SB 251 (Allows Local Enforcement to Use Radar and Lidar for Speed Control)

Pennsylvania Residents, Please call your state senator immediately and say to vote NO on SB 251, which would allow municipal police to use radar, as well as all police to use LIDAR. You can find your state senator here. In Pennsylvania, speed limits are not posted anywhere near the 85th percentile free-flowing traffic speed, tickets may be written slightly […]

Civil Asset Forfeiture takes a Turn: NMA E-Newsletter #449

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul recently wrote an editorial on civil asset forfeiture (CAF) and his opening paragraph says it all. “Innocent until proven guilty” is the bedrock of America jurisprudence. Civil asset forfeiture, a legal process in which government confiscates your property without a guilty verdict, turns that justice on its head. In mid-July, U.S. […]