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Madden, McNeill re-elected to Northeast Delegation leadership; Kosierowski added to leadership team

Crowd in Stroudsburg calls for change after death of Tyre Nichols

(1 day ago)

State Reps. Maureen Madden (D-115) and Tarah Probst (D-189) both appeared at the vigil, urging the attendees to reach out to their elected officials to express their concerns about police brutality. Read more

 

Speaker Rozzi announces next stops in statewide listening tour

(1 day ago)

Anyone interested in participating is encouraged to register for a speaking slot on the Listening Tour site. Read more

 

Probst to hold open house at Pike County satellite offices

(Jan 30, 2023)

“This is a great opportunity for people living in Pike County to check out where we are located, have a snack and drink and talk about all of the services that my staff and I can help with on a regular basis,” said Probst, D-Monroe/Pike. Read more

 

With two Kyles, NEPA breaks new ground

(Jan 27, 2023)

Not only does Lackawanna County have the only Kyles elected state representative, they serve in consecutively numbered districts. Read more

 

Pa. Speaker of the House Mark Rozzi speaks with 69 News

(Jan 27, 2023)

"The way I was brought up was to always do the right thing. It may not be the easy thing, and maybe, you're not going to be loved for doing the right thing, but I think it's time we try to bring Democrats and Republicans together," Rozzi said. Read more

 

Policy Hearing: Testifiers detail issues affecting health care staffing

(Jan 26, 2023)

“We couldn’t possibly touch on all the issues affecting health care staffing today, but this hearing offered a chance for lawmakers and members of the public to understand the complexity of the problems,” said Rep. Bridget Kosierowski, who spent more than 25 years in the health care sector and is a registered nurse. Read more

 

Probst, MyCIL to offer monthly disability outreach program

(Jan 26, 2023)

MyCIL assists people with disabilities with services designed to maximize their independence, including securing transportation, housing, home and community-based services and more. Read more

 

House Democratic Members of Speaker's Workgroup Issue Statement on Efforts to End House Gridlock

(Jan 25, 2023)

"This bipartisan workgroup is committed to prioritizing seeking justice for child sexual abuse survivors and drafting appropriate operating rules for the Special Session and regular session." Read more

 

Changes proposed for Pennsylvania dog laws, license prices

(Jan 25, 2023)

In a memo released Jan. 25, Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski (D-Luzerne) and State Senator Elder Vogel Jr. (R-Beaver/Butler/Lawrence) say they plan to introduce companion legislation that will revise annual and lifetime dog licenses and reasonably increase fees. Read more

 

McNeill’s office to hold monthly veterans outreach Feb. 13

(Jan 23, 2023)

“This is a great way to give back to the selfless men and women who served our country and protected our freedom,” said McNeill, D-Lehigh. Read more

 

Siegel: A bipartisan agenda around safety, security and stability

(Jan 23, 2023)

Pennsylvania can be the bulwark against the politics of cynicism, restore confidence in democracy and its ability to solve people’s problems and usher in a new era of freedom for Pennsylvanians who live under the oppression of poverty and hardship. Read more

 

Pa. lawmakers propose medical debt relief bill

(Jan 23, 2023)

A plan to create the Pennsylvania Medical Debt Repayment Program was unveiled today by state Reps. Arvind Venkat and Nick Pisciottano, both D-Allegheny; Bridget Kosierowski, D-Lackawanna; and Tarik Khan and Donna Bullock, both D-Phila. Read more

 

Probst opens Pike County satellite offices in Delaware, Lehman townships

(Jan 23, 2023)

Probst said all her locations are available on a walk-in basis during operating hours, but residents wishing to avoid potential wait times can schedule an appointment at any of the offices by calling her Stroudsburg office at 570-420-2850. Read more

 

Mark Rozzi eyes Pittsburgh for first stop of statewide listening tour

(Jan 23, 2023)

“To help us break this gridlock, I have decided to seek the counsel of those most often neglected: the people of Pennsylvania,” Rozzi said. Read more

 

Dickson City to convert former video rental shop into community center

(Jan 22, 2023)

Forconi contacted state Rep. Bridget Kosierowski, D-114, Waverly Twp., looking for grants for the community center, and her office worked with him to apply, he said. Read more

 

40 years later, Rep. Robert Freeman still has public policy on the brain

(Jan 22, 2023)

"When it comes to the laborious nature of the legislative process, it takes time, and sometimes you measure success in terms of yards instead of miles," Rep. Freeman said. Read more

 

Speaker Rozzi announces statewide listening tour to break partisan divide, deliver justice to survivors of childhood sex abuse

(Jan 20, 2023)

"It is my hope that at the conclusion of this tour we will have a clear idea on how best to heal the divides in Harrisburg, what a fair set of House rules should include, and a plan to finally get survivors of childhood sexual assault the justice and truth that they so desperately deserve.” Read more

 

Schlossberg seeks to ensure pet insurance doesn’t bite consumers

(Jan 20, 2023)

“Pet insurance provides valuable coverage, and consumers deserve to know what is in their policies, what care their pets will receive and the true costs.” Read more

 

Pa. House speaker to turn to the public for ideas on ending partisan gridlock

(Jan 20, 2023)

Rozzi said he hopes the members of Speaker’s Workgroup join him on the tour and that by the end of it, “we will have a clear idea on how best to heal the divides in Harrisburg." Read more

 

McNeill Milks her First Cow

(Jan 19, 2023)

Pa. state Rep. Jeanne McNeill tried something new at the Pennsylvania Farm Show! Read more

 

Crowd in Stroudsburg calls for change after death of Tyre Nichols
1 day ago

Speaker Rozzi announces next stops in statewide listening tour
1 day ago

Probst to hold open house at Pike County satellite offices
Jan 30, 2023

With two Kyles, NEPA breaks new ground
Jan 27, 2023

Pa. Speaker of the House Mark Rozzi speaks with 69 News
Jan 27, 2023

Policy Hearing: Testifiers detail issues affecting health care staffing
Jan 26, 2023

Probst, MyCIL to offer monthly disability outreach program
Jan 26, 2023

House Democratic Members of Speaker's Workgroup Issue Statement on Efforts to End House Gridlock
Jan 25, 2023

Changes proposed for Pennsylvania dog laws, license prices
Jan 25, 2023

McNeill’s office to hold monthly veterans outreach Feb. 13
Jan 23, 2023

Siegel: A bipartisan agenda around safety, security and stability
Jan 23, 2023

Pa. lawmakers propose medical debt relief bill
Jan 23, 2023

Probst opens Pike County satellite offices in Delaware, Lehman townships
Jan 23, 2023

Mark Rozzi eyes Pittsburgh for first stop of statewide listening tour
Jan 23, 2023

Dickson City to convert former video rental shop into community center
Jan 22, 2023

40 years later, Rep. Robert Freeman still has public policy on the brain
Jan 22, 2023

Speaker Rozzi announces statewide listening tour to break partisan divide, deliver justice to survivors of childhood sex abuse
Jan 20, 2023

Schlossberg seeks to ensure pet insurance doesn’t bite consumers
Jan 20, 2023

Pa. House speaker to turn to the public for ideas on ending partisan gridlock
Jan 20, 2023

McNeill Milks her First Cow
Jan 19, 2023