Galloway takes oath for eighth term

HARRISBURG, Jan. 5 – State Rep. John Galloway took the oath of office at the state Capitol today to begin his eighth term representing the 140th District in Bucks County.

The noon swearing-in ceremony marked the beginning of the 2021-22 session of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Galloway also serves as minority chair of the House Commerce Committee.

Galloway said he will focus on economic development and job creation; COVID-19 relief; increasing mental health and addiction resources; improving education; and creating infrastructure for clean water in the new term.  

“I’m grateful to be able to serve the people of the 140th District during this unprecedented crisis,” Galloway said. “I will continue to use my skills, depth of legislative and business experience, and local and Harrisburg connections to help our community get the resources it needs to get through the pandemic. I am here for you, my neighbor. Don’t hesitate to reach out for help.” 

Galloway said his office can help with a variety of state-related services, including home heating, children’s health insurance, prescription drug and property tax/rent rebate assistance. The phone number is 215-943-7206. Residents also can learn more about Galloway’s legislative priorities and the services his office provides by visiting his website