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Schlossberg: Take Action to Address Mental Health

(May 13, 2022)

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and Pa. state Rep. Mike Schlossberg is continuing his efforts to combat the stigma surrounding mental health with a call to action. Schlossberg says while great progress has been made over the last few years, it's time to increase treatment, resources, hospital beds and staffing to adequately address this crisis. Read more

Pashinski: Our Students are the Future

(May 12, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski joined Governor Wolf at Wilkes-Barre Area High School to discuss a potential $1.9 billion investment in this year's state budget to fairly fund education across the Commonwealth. Read more

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Wolf meets the Wolfpack

(May 11, 2022)

Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski, D-Wilkes-Barre, got students in the auditorium cheering when he said the reason to increase education spending was to improve their futures. Read more

McNeill to host annual senior fair

(May 11, 2022)

The free event, which McNeill is co-sponsoring with state Sen. Lisa Boscola, is expected to include more than 50 different vendors and will offer blood pressure screenings, vision checks, giveaways, refreshments and more. Read more

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Monroe Co. NAACP held a 'Freedom Rally' in Stroudsburg Monday

(May 09, 2022)

Attending the rally were Stroudsburg Mayor Tarah Probst, Democratic State Representative Maureen Madden, and Women's Resources of Monroe County Executive Director Lauren Peterson. Read more

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4th Annual Mental Health Policy Forum Convenes National Policymakers and Advocates on Capitol Hill

(May 09, 2022)

Pennsylvania State Representative Mike Schlossberg and Casey Badmington, senior policy advisor to Senator Catherine Marie Cortez, participated. Read more

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Candy’s Place Walk draws loyal supporters despite dismal weather

(May 07, 2022)

U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright and State Representative Eddie Day Pashinski opened the event, acknowledging the need for support for those battling cancer and their families. Read more

McNeill to Co-Host Annual Senior Fair with Sen. Boscola

(May 06, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Jeanne McNeill invites senior residents and their caregivers to her annual Senior Fair. She is co-hosting the free event with state Sen. Lisa Boscola on Friday, May 20, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Westgate Mall in Bethlehem. Read more

Kosierowski Thanks Nurses

(May 06, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Bridget M. Kosierowski was a nurse before being elected to public office. She knows the challenges of being a nurse and offers a #ThankYouNurses in celebration of #NursesDay. Read more

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Pennsylvania gasoline price hits new record of $4.46 a gallon Friday; Gov. Wolf says it shows need for relief checks up to $2,000

(May 06, 2022)

State Rep. Mike Carroll of Luzerne County, the top Democrat on the House Transportation Committee, said the prices show it’s time to get serious about electric vehicles. Read more