McClinton, lawmakers urge approval of rape kit tracking system legislation

(Apr 28, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton and other lawmakers are renewing their effort to create a statewide rape kit tracking system. Read more

 

McClinton, Muth join survivors and advocates to renew their fight to establish a statewide rape kit tracking system

(Apr 27, 2022)

In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton and state Sen. Katie Muth renewed their fight to help bring justice and resources to sexual assault survivors.   Read more

 

House Democratic Caucus welcomes two new legislators to Harrisburg

(Apr 26, 2022)

Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton today welcomed two newly elected lawmakers to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Read more

 

McClinton announces $4.5 million to make critical upgrades to Francis J. Myers Rec Center

(Apr 22, 2022)

PHILADELPHIA, April 22 – Pennsylvania House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton announced today $4.5 million was approved to invest in much needed upgrades to the Francis J. Myers Recreation Center in southwest Philadelphia. The grant was awarded through the state Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program and will be used to invest in: Environmental remediation to the site. Significant improvements to the roof, exterior masonry and building envelope. New windows and doors. Updated plumbing, mechanical systems, and electrical, including fire alarm and fire protection. Increased building accessibility, including an elevator. “The Francis J. Myers Rec Center is a critical hub that many of our neighbors, especially our young people, rely on in southwest Philly,” said McClinton, D-Phila./Delaware. “As we face the challenges of gun violence and work to find effective solutions, it’s places like Myers Rec that play a vital role in our fight to protect our neighborhoods by providing our children with important activities, resources, and a safe space to frequent. I am so grateful for all that they do for our community and am excited for the upgrades that these dollars will make happen.” RACP is administered by the Office of the Budget for the acquisition and construction of regional economic, cultural, civic, recreational, and historical improvement projects. RACP projects Read more

 

McClinton announces $2 million to increase safety for walkers and bikers, improve water quality

(Apr 22, 2022)

House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton announced today $2 million has been approved to increase travel safety and water quality in her West Philadelphia and Delaware County communities. Read more

 

Honor Fair Housing Month by fighting to keep people safe in their homes!

(Apr 21, 2022)

In honor of Fair Housing Month, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton is renewing her fight to connect her neighbors with resources to help keep them safe in their homes. Read more

 

Ketanji Brown Jackson is now the only former public defender on Supreme Court. This matters.

(Apr 11, 2022)

In her latest op-ed, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton pinpoints how Justice-Designate Ketanji Brown Jackson's background as a public defender is what the Supreme Court needs now more than ever. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Transportation, recovery housing, and public health funding opportunities

(Apr 06, 2022)

Read about the latest grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

McClinton continues fight to rid schools of dangerous toxins

(Apr 06, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton joined a hearing to highlight the current state of schools as part of her fight to ensure all students and teachers have access to a safe environment. Read more

 

McClinton: Here's how my office can help you and your family

(Mar 30, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton is reminding her neighbors that her office is a resource hub with information about programs, services and other assistance  available to help make life easier and more affordable for them.  Read more

 

McClinton hosts virtual meeting with PennDOT, Yeadon for Church Lane Construction Update

(Mar 30, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton hosted a virtual meeting to provide her Delco neighbors with an update about the construction plans for Church Lane. Read more

 

Rep. Joanna McClinton: America deserves a high court that reflects the diversity of our people

(Mar 23, 2022)

I’m truly excited for all of the little Black girls in schools and young Black women in communities — from Philadelphia to Erie, and Scranton to York — who will hopefully soon see someone who looks like them on the Supreme Court of the United States. Read more

 

McClinton issues statement on Pa. Supreme Court's decision to uphold new state legislative maps

(Mar 17, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton issued the following statement regarding the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's decision to uphold the state legislative maps. Read more

 

McClinton renews fight to free COVID-19 relief dollars on one year anniversary of the American Rescue Plan

(Mar 11, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton is renewing her fight to connect more of the billions in relief dollars the commonwealth currently has to help struggling Pennsylvanians. Read more

 

House Democratic Leaders Call on GOP Leaders to “Free the Funds”

(Mar 10, 2022)

Pennsylvania’s House Democratic Leaders are calling on elected Republicans in Harrisburg to finally free billions in federal funds and invest in workers and families who are contending with higher fuel costs. Read more

 

McClinton talks fair funding schools on PHL17's In Focus

(Feb 23, 2022)

In her ongoing effort to put children first, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton talked about her fight to fairly fund schools on PHL17's In Focus. Read more

 

McClinton, city officials announce two traffic safety projects coming to West Philly

(Feb 16, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton and city leaders announced details about two upcoming street safety projects happening in West Philadelphia. Read more

 

McClinton testifies during Philadelphia City Council meeting about ongoing fight to defend democracy

(Feb 15, 2022)

During a Philadelphia City Council meeting, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton testified about the need to protect voting rights in Pennsylvania and across the country. Read more

 

During Black History Month, McClinton continues fight against Jim Crow 2.0 in Pennsylvania

(Feb 15, 2022)

During Black History Month, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton continues fight against Jim Crow 2.0 in Pennsylvania. Read more

 

McClinton, lawmakers urge approval of rape kit tracking system legislation
Apr 28, 2022

McClinton, Muth join survivors and advocates to renew their fight to establish a statewide rape kit tracking system
Apr 27, 2022

House Democratic Caucus welcomes two new legislators to Harrisburg
Apr 26, 2022

McClinton announces $4.5 million to make critical upgrades to Francis J. Myers Rec Center
Apr 22, 2022

McClinton announces $2 million to increase safety for walkers and bikers, improve water quality
Apr 22, 2022

Honor Fair Housing Month by fighting to keep people safe in their homes!
Apr 21, 2022

Ketanji Brown Jackson is now the only former public defender on Supreme Court. This matters.
Apr 11, 2022

Now open for applications: Transportation, recovery housing, and public health funding opportunities
Apr 06, 2022

McClinton continues fight to rid schools of dangerous toxins
Apr 06, 2022

McClinton: Here's how my office can help you and your family
Mar 30, 2022

McClinton hosts virtual meeting with PennDOT, Yeadon for Church Lane Construction Update
Mar 30, 2022

Now open for applications: Substance use disorder awareness, fire and emergency medical services, overdose programmatic collaboration funding opportunities
Mar 23, 2022

Rep. Joanna McClinton: America deserves a high court that reflects the diversity of our people
Mar 23, 2022

McClinton issues statement on Pa. Supreme Court's decision to uphold new state legislative maps
Mar 17, 2022

McClinton renews fight to free COVID-19 relief dollars on one year anniversary of the American Rescue Plan
Mar 11, 2022

House Democratic Leaders Call on GOP Leaders to “Free the Funds”
Mar 10, 2022

McClinton talks fair funding schools on PHL17's In Focus
Feb 23, 2022

McClinton, city officials announce two traffic safety projects coming to West Philly
Feb 16, 2022

McClinton testifies during Philadelphia City Council meeting about ongoing fight to defend democracy
Feb 15, 2022

During Black History Month, McClinton continues fight against Jim Crow 2.0 in Pennsylvania
Feb 15, 2022