Photos from Harrisburg and around the district

Rep. Steve McCarter makes comments during the House debate on the 2019-20 state budget.

Rep. Steve McCarter makes comments during the House debate on the 2019-20 state budget.



Rep. Steve McCarter stands with Governor Tom Wolf and members of Moms Demand Action at a Harrisburg rally to show support for proposed legislation aimed at taking guns away from people who may be a danger to themselves or others.

Rep. Steve McCarter stands with Governor Tom Wolf and members of Moms Demand Action at a Harrisburg rally to show support for proposed legislation aimed at taking guns away from people who may be a danger to themselves or others.



Rep. Steve McCarter participates in an SEIU “Workers Rise-Up Day” rally in Harrisburg.

Rep. Steve McCarter participates in an SEIU “Workers Rise-Up Day” rally in Harrisburg.



Rep. Steve McCarter joins colleagues and advocates from PennEnvironment calling for Pennsylvania to transition to 100 percent renewable energy.

Rep. Steve McCarter joins colleagues and advocates from PennEnvironment calling for Pennsylvania to transition to 100 percent renewable energy.



Rep. Steve McCarter introduces the PIAA Class A championship Jenkintown High School Girls Basketball Team.

Rep. Steve McCarter introduces the PIAA Class A championship Jenkintown High School Girls Basketball Team.



Rep. Steve McCarter is pictured with the Lombardi Trophy, which was brought to the state Capitol after the Philadelphia Eagles won Super Bowl 52.

Rep. Steve McCarter is pictured with the Lombardi Trophy, which was brought to the state Capitol after the Philadelphia Eagles won Super Bowl 52.



Rep. Steve McCarter speaks at a PA SAFE Caucus press conference to outline commonsense gun safety legislation.

Rep. Steve McCarter speaks at a PA SAFE Caucus press conference to outline commonsense gun safety legislation.



Rep. Steve McCarter attends a news conference where House Democrats unveiled a new minimum wage proposal that includes scheduled increases, beginning with $12 per hour effective July 1, with additional 50 cent incremental increases yearly to $15 per hour by 2023.

Rep. Steve McCarter attends a news conference where House Democrats unveiled a new minimum wage proposal that includes scheduled increases, beginning with $12 per hour effective July 1, with additional 50 cent incremental increases yearly to $15 per hour by 2023.



Rep. Steve McCarter is joined by sustainable business advocates, citizens concerned for the health of their children, environmental justice advocates, and health professionals, at a Harrisburg press conference to address the issue of climate change.

Rep. Steve McCarter is joined by sustainable business advocates, citizens concerned for the health of their children, environmental justice advocates, and health professionals, at a Harrisburg press conference to address the issue of climate change.



Today, I brought the Cheltenham Girls Track Champions to the Capitol, their efforts are well known and should be honored everyday.

Today, I brought the Cheltenham Girls Track Champions to the Capitol, their efforts are well known and should be honored everyday.



Rep. Steven McCarter is joined by House colleagues and advocates, including Moms Clean Air Force, PennFuture, and the Sierra Club, to discuss ways to stop the slew of dangerous legislation threatening the safety of the environment.

Rep. Steven McCarter is joined by House colleagues and advocates, including Moms Clean Air Force, PennFuture, and the Sierra Club, to discuss ways to stop the slew of dangerous legislation threatening the safety of the environment.



Rep. Steve McCarter welcomes former Rhode Island Congressman Patrick Kennedy to the Pennsylvania Capitol. Kennedy is one of the leading political voices in the nation on the issues of drug and alcohol addiction treatment and mental health.

Rep. Steve McCarter welcomes former Rhode Island Congressman Patrick Kennedy to the Pennsylvania Capitol. Kennedy is one of the leading political voices in the nation on the issues of drug and alcohol addiction treatment and mental health.



Rep. Steve McCarter welcomes students from Arcadia University to Harrisburg in February 2016.

Rep. Steve McCarter welcomes students from Arcadia University to Harrisburg in February 2016.



Rep. Steve McCarter signals the start of fishing season by stocking trout in the 154th legislative district.

Rep. Steve McCarter signals the start of fishing season by stocking trout in the 154th legislative district.



Rep. Steve McCarter welcomes members and coach's of the Cheltenham Track Team to Harrisburg.

Rep. Steve McCarter welcomes members and coach's of the Cheltenham Track Team to Harrisburg.



Rep. Steve McCarter speaks at a rally calling for better gun safety legislation.

Rep. Steve McCarter speaks at a rally calling for better gun safety legislation.



Rep. Steve McCarter recognizes officials and students from the Jenkintown School District on their U.S. Green Ribbon Schools award, which goes to schools and colleges that show a commitment to promoting healthy schools within the Commonwealth with minimal impacts on our environment and promote sustainability literacy of all students.

Rep. Steve McCarter recognizes officials and students from the Jenkintown School District on their U.S. Green Ribbon Schools award, which goes to schools and colleges that show a commitment to promoting healthy schools within the Commonwealth with minimal impacts on our environment and promote sustainability literacy of all students.



Rep. Steve McCarter speaks at the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers rally at the state Capitol calling for fair funding for education.

Rep. Steve McCarter speaks at the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers rally at the state Capitol calling for fair funding for education.



Rep. Steve McCarter is pictured with preschoolers to stress the importance of early childhood education.

Rep. Steve McCarter is pictured with preschoolers to stress the importance of early childhood education.



Rep. Steve McCarter is pictured with preschoolers to stress the importance of early childhood education.

Rep. Steve McCarter is pictured with preschoolers to stress the importance of early childhood education.



Rep. McCarter takes part in a House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on Carbon Neutrality at the Capitol

Rep. McCarter takes part in a House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on Carbon Neutrality at the Capitol



Rep. McCarter speaks about the impact the Franklin Institute had on him as a child.

Rep. McCarter speaks about the impact the Franklin Institute had on him as a child.



Rep. McCarter speaks about the impact the Franklin Institute had on him as a child.

Rep. McCarter speaks about the impact the Franklin Institute had on him as a child.



Rep. McCarter on the House floor.

Rep. McCarter on the House floor.



Rep. McCarter on the House floor.

Rep. McCarter on the House floor.



Rep. McCarter on the House floor.

Rep. McCarter on the House floor.



Rep. McCarter on the House floor.

Rep. McCarter on the House floor.



Rep. McCarter on the House floor.

Rep. McCarter on the House floor.



Rep. McCarter on the House floor.

Rep. McCarter on the House floor.



Rep. McCarter on the House floor.

Rep. McCarter on the House floor.



Against the backdrop of Love Park, state Reps. Steve McCarter, D-Montgomery/Phila. and Brian Sims, D-Phila., were joined by supporters in announcing the introduction of H.B. 1686, the Pennsylvania Marriage Equality Act.

Against the backdrop of Love Park, state Reps. Steve McCarter, D-Montgomery/Phila. and Brian Sims, D-Phila., were joined by supporters in announcing the introduction of H.B. 1686, the Pennsylvania Marriage Equality Act.



Rep. McCarter takes part in a Policy hearing on water, sewer and infrastructure issues.

Rep. McCarter takes part in a Policy hearing on water, sewer and infrastructure issues.



Rep. McCarter and Rep. Roebuck participate in a press conference on Charter School funding.

Rep. McCarter and Rep. Roebuck participate in a press conference on Charter School funding.



Rep. McCarter helps honor the Lower Merion Baseketball team.

Rep. McCarter helps honor the Lower Merion Baseketball team.



Rep. McCarter joins other Democratic House members to oppose the governor's proposal to turn the operation of the Pennsylvania Lottery over to a British coproration.

Rep. McCarter joins other Democratic House members to oppose the governor's proposal to turn the operation of the Pennsylvania Lottery over to a British coproration.



Rep. McCarter and the Philadelphia Democratic House Delegation Members assemble after their tour of the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia.

Rep. McCarter and the Philadelphia Democratic House Delegation Members assemble after their tour of the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia.



Rep. McCarter is pictured with Student Award winner Jakob Cohen, Springfield Community Foundation President Colleen Robinson, Teacher Award winner Corrine Scioli, MLK Planning Committee Chairman Hilary Holloway and Community Award winner Stella Nelson.

Rep. McCarter is pictured with Student Award winner Jakob Cohen, Springfield Community Foundation President Colleen Robinson, Teacher Award winner Corrine Scioli, MLK Planning Committee Chairman Hilary Holloway and Community Award winner Stella Nelson.



State Rep. Brendan Boyle, Rep. Steve McCarter, Senator Le Anna Washington and Rep. Madeleine Dean all speak at the annual League of Women Voters forum in Abington Township.

State Rep. Brendan Boyle, Rep. Steve McCarter, Senator Le Anna Washington and Rep. Madeleine Dean all speak at the annual League of Women Voters forum in Abington Township.



Former State Rep. Lawrence Curry was honored by the League of Women Voters at their annual Legislative Forum by Vivian Spector.

Former State Rep. Lawrence Curry was honored by the League of Women Voters at their annual Legislative Forum by Vivian Spector.



Rep. McCarter is pictured with Rep. Tom Murt (R-152) and Cheltenham School Board President Tina Viletto after the Middle Bucks Institute of Technology press conference on Veteran's Benefits.

Rep. McCarter is pictured with Rep. Tom Murt (R-152) and Cheltenham School Board President Tina Viletto after the Middle Bucks Institute of Technology press conference on Veteran's Benefits.



Rep. McCarter helps assemble food donations on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at Elkins Park Elementary in Cheltenham Township.

Rep. McCarter helps assemble food donations on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at Elkins Park Elementary in Cheltenham Township.



Rep. McCarter is pictured with Cheltenham School Board Member Mary Russell, Cheltenham Superintendent of Schools Dr. Darlene Davis, Elkins Park School Principal Carol Nejman, Deborah McCarter and Students of Elkins Park School on Martin Luther King, Jr Day.

Rep. McCarter is pictured with Cheltenham School Board Member Mary Russell, Cheltenham Superintendent of Schools Dr. Darlene Davis, Elkins Park School Principal Carol Nejman, Deborah McCarter and Students of Elkins Park School on Martin Luther King, Jr Day.



Rep. McCarter addressing the School Board Members of Cheltenham Township in honor of School Director Appreciation month, January 2012.

Rep. McCarter addressing the School Board Members of Cheltenham Township in honor of School Director Appreciation month, January 2012.



Rep. McCarter presents Cheltenham School Board President Tina Viletto a certificate of Recognition in honor of School Director Appreciation month.

Rep. McCarter presents Cheltenham School Board President Tina Viletto a certificate of Recognition in honor of School Director Appreciation month.



Rep. Steve McCarter takes the oath of office to begin his firts term representing the 154th District.

Rep. Steve McCarter takes the oath of office to begin his firts term representing the 154th District.