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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Celebrating Small Business Week in Scranton

(May 05, 2022)

State Representative Thom Welby expressed that he was excited to support the growth Scranton has seen in the last decade due to small businesses. Read more

 

Reading youth arts group regains nonprofit status, continues anti-violence work

(May 05, 2022)

Elected officials like State Rep. Manuel Guzman Jr., State Sen. Judy Schwank and Mayor Eddie Moran attended the event and lauded the efforts of the attendees and organizers. Read more

 

Kosierowski honored as ‘State Official of the Year’

(May 05, 2022)

Life Sciences Pennsylvania, the statewide trade association for the commonwealth’s life sciences industry, honored state Rep. Bridget M. Kosierowski for her work as a member of the PA COVID-19 Task Force during its annual awards dinner last night. Read more

 

Lehigh Co. DA’s prosecution threats over drop-boxes could disenfranchise disabled voters | Opinion

(May 04, 2022)

Designated agents are a necessary accommodation for anyone with a disability who wishes to vote through the mail but cannot do so without assistance. Read more

 

Workers at 2 NEPA nursing homes walk picket line

(May 04, 2022)

State Rep. Bridget Kosierowski and state Sen. Marty Flynn spoke with the picketing workers at Riverside. Read more

 

Policy hearing discusses ATVs and dirt bikes terrorizing PA streets

(May 03, 2022)

“This isn’t about taking away vehicles, this is about making sure that they are used in safe and appropriate ways. Testimony today helps us understand the current use of illegal operation and what we can do to support proper and legal use." Read more

 

Madden: The fight for women's reproductive rights continues

(May 03, 2022)

Here in Pennsylvania, I am an ally to all who stand for decency and equity. That is MY choice, and I am damn proud of it. Read more

 

Leaders from Poconos react to Roe v. Wade draft ruling leaked to Politico

(May 03, 2022)

"If you don't think some desperate young girl is going to go back to the the coat hanger form method of abortion, you're sadly mistaken," said state Rep. Maureen Madden (D-115). Read more

 

More than 200 calls this year for illegal dirt bikes and ATVs in Allentown, chief says

(May 03, 2022)

Rep. Peter Schweyer held a “safe streets” hearing at the Lehigh County Government Center in Allentown. Read more

 

Pennsylvania lawmakers consider increased penalties to address ATV and dirt bikes that are ‘terrorizing’ streets

(May 03, 2022)

Schweyer, who represents the Lehigh Valley, said he’s confident that the policy hearing will increase interest in sponsoring a bill to tackle illegal ATV and dirt bike use. Read more

 

Schlossberg: Take Action to Address Mental Health
May 13, 2022

Pashinski: Our Students are the Future
May 12, 2022

Wolf meets the Wolfpack
May 11, 2022

McNeill to host annual senior fair
May 11, 2022

Monroe Co. NAACP held a 'Freedom Rally' in Stroudsburg Monday
May 09, 2022

4th Annual Mental Health Policy Forum Convenes National Policymakers and Advocates on Capitol Hill
May 09, 2022

Candy’s Place Walk draws loyal supporters despite dismal weather
May 07, 2022

McNeill to Co-Host Annual Senior Fair with Sen. Boscola
May 06, 2022

Kosierowski Thanks Nurses
May 06, 2022

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

Celebrating Small Business Week in Scranton
May 05, 2022

Reading youth arts group regains nonprofit status, continues anti-violence work
May 05, 2022

Kosierowski honored as ‘State Official of the Year’
May 05, 2022

Lehigh Co. DA’s prosecution threats over drop-boxes could disenfranchise disabled voters | Opinion
May 04, 2022

Workers at 2 NEPA nursing homes walk picket line
May 04, 2022

Policy hearing discusses ATVs and dirt bikes terrorizing PA streets
May 03, 2022

Madden: The fight for women's reproductive rights continues
May 03, 2022

Leaders from Poconos react to Roe v. Wade draft ruling leaked to Politico
May 03, 2022

More than 200 calls this year for illegal dirt bikes and ATVs in Allentown, chief says
May 03, 2022

Pennsylvania lawmakers consider increased penalties to address ATV and dirt bikes that are ‘terrorizing’ streets
May 03, 2022