Rep. Merski welcomes guests for adoption of HR 353 on United States-Poland diplomatic relations

State Rep. Bob Merski, D-Erie, welcomes guests to the state Capitol June 17 as the House unanimously adopted Merski's H.R. 353, commemorating 100 years of diplomatic relations between the United States and Poland and the commonwealth's strong Polish-American community. The guests included Kamil Henne, Deputy Consul General of the Republic of Poland in New York; Deborah Majka, Honorary Consul of Southeastern Pennsylvania; Peter Obst, representative of the Poles in America Foundation; and Sylwia Czajkowska, Hanna Wewiora, and Michael Wewiora, secretary, treasurer, and member, respectively, of the Kosciuszko Foundation Philadelphia Chapter.