PACE, PACENET and PACE plus Medicare are Pennsylvania's prescription assistance programs for older adults, offering low-cost prescription medication to qualified residents, age 65 and older. As of this year, the legislature passed a law excluding Social Security Medicare Part B premiums from being counted towards income levels. Read more
As we get into the coldest months of winter, many people are worried about affording their increasing heating costs. If you or someone you know qualifies, my office could help you take advantage of a program set up to curtail high home heating bills. Read more
The open enrollment period for health care coverage is now underway. If you or someone you know is in need of health insurance, please consider visiting the federal Marketplace at www.HealthCare.gov. Applicants have until Feb. 16, 2015 to enroll.
Everyone, no matter what age, needs health insurance. A random accident or unexpected illness could put you in danger of losing not only your good health but also your financial future. Read more
To register for the Pennsylvania and national do-not-call lists, visit http://www.attorneygeneral.gov/dnc.aspx or call 1-888-777-3406. Registration is free. There is a rolling enrollment; individuals may sign up at any time and the registration is good for five years. After that, you can re-enroll. And, signing up on Pennsylvania's list automatically adds those numbers to the national do-not-call list. Read more
Last year’s bitterly cold winter left many people struggling to pay higher-than-normal home energy bills. As we head toward the coldest months of the year, there are ways you can winterize your home to keep heat in, cold air out, and money in your pocket. Many businesses offer professional home energy audits, but you can perform your own by inspecting areas where heat escapes and cold air leaks in. Read more
While it may be the season for charitable giving, scammers don't take a holiday. The Pennsylvania Department of State offers a simple way to ensure a charity is legitimate and that your donation will be used properly. Read more
Holmesburg residents: Methadon't! Read more
State politicians stymied by metal thefts Read more
Lawmakers Return From Eye-Opening Trip to Israel Read more
Rally for vouchers Read more
I-Team Exposes Dozens Of Properties Owned By Kensington Warehouse Owners Read more
Henon, Kevin Boyle develop plans to address neglected properties Read more
NE pols take aim at absentee landlords Read more
The Penn State scandal shows us the state needs a stronger law to hold more people accountable when they learn of child abuse. Read more
Boyle: Penn. abuse law not strong enough Read more
Pa. lawmaker plans bill to require abuse reporting Read more
'It doesn't conform with the neighborhood' Read more
Are absentee landlords killing once-good NE Phila. neighborhoods? Read more
Boyle brothers propose new bill Read more
Reps: No pensions for pedophile Read more
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