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

Pashinski on Helping Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

(Nov 16, 2022)

While much has been done, Pashinski hopes to do more with House Bill 2858, which would give funds to non-profit organizations that help with legal fees and other services for these grandparents. Read more

 

House Democratic Caucus Elects 2023/24 Leadership Team

(Nov 15, 2022)

The Pennsylvania House Democratic Caucus unanimously re-elected its current Leadership team to serve in the 2023-24 legislative session. Read more

 

Rozzi: How to boost Pennsylvania’s new educator pipeline

(Nov 14, 2022)

We need to establish stronger incentives to keep quality teachers in Pennsylvania. Two bills in the House can achieve this goal and together create the educator accelerator that we need. Read more

 

New law goes after toll cheats

(Nov 05, 2022)

"We're talking about a lot of money that could go to PennDOT that could be used to fix the roads, to fix infrastructure. We're talking millions of dollars left unpaid," said Rep. Rozzi. Read more

 

Madden announces additional $102K for Pocono Township playground

(Nov 03, 2022)

“It’s been such a pleasure working with Pocono Township Board of Commissioners on these projects that, when completed, will undoubtedly provide residents of the township and beyond a fun, family-friendly, inclusive, artistic and exciting place to play and unwind,” Madden said. Read more

 

Local business leaders, lawmakers discuss bipartisan corporate tax cut

(Nov 03, 2022)

"Whereas we might come from this at different angles, our goal was the same: to make sure we have a competitive business climate here," Schweyer said, "so that all of our residents are able to get a good job." Read more

 

Public money flowing to Confluence, Watermark developments in Easton

(Nov 03, 2022)

"These projects will be a nice addition to the Easton Transportation Center and along waterfront and will bring needed parking to the city," Freeman said. "I am glad that I was able to play a part in getting this funding released by the Wolf administration." Read more

 

Rozzi appointed to $1 billion trust dedicated to fighting Pennsylvania’s opioid epidemic

(Nov 03, 2022)

“Settlement money will be spent differently county by county, empowering local governments to do what’s best for their community,” Rozzi said. “All of Pennsylvania’s 67 counties have been impacted by addiction, and I’m proud to say lawmakers are coming together to take a stand against it.” Read more

 

Pashinski: Additional $3 million in RACP grants awarded for local improvement projects

(Nov 01, 2022)

“I’m proud to have advocated for and received approval for both of these RACP projects, and I want to thank again Governor Wolf for seeing how important this additional $3 million investment will be for Wilkes-Barre and our region,” said Pashinski. Read more

 

McNeill: $1 million RACP grant awarded for LVIA upgrades

(Nov 01, 2022)

“I am pleased to see this funding approved which will be utilized to make the airport safer for passengers and motorists. My delegation colleagues and I know how important LVIA is to both our region and to Pennsylvania and I am proud to support this project.” Read more

 

$1M grant backs safety upgrades for motorists at Lehigh Valley Int’l Airport

(Nov 01, 2022)

State Rep. Jeanne McNeill, D-Lehigh, announced the grant Tuesday from the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program. Read more

 

Guzman to host a visit of the Secretary of Transportation in Reading

(Oct 31, 2022)

“I am looking forward to this meeting; it will be a chance to exchange ideas and learn more about current and upcoming projects of the Department of Transportation in Berks County,” Guzman said. Read more

 

McNeill: Thanks to All Who Made Disability Fair a Success

(Oct 31, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Jeanne McNeill hosted a Disability Fair providing information on programs and services available to help adults and children with mental and physical disabilities. Read more

 

Bethlehem Steel ruins among 18 Lehigh Valley projects awarded $30M for redevelopment

(Oct 30, 2022)

The money comes from the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program, which awarded $465,272,053 statewide in this latest round of funding. Read more

 

PA Representative Steve Samuelson announces $500,000 in state funding for NMIH

(Oct 28, 2022)

“The National Museum of Industrial History is a gem with a track record of preserving, interpreting and celebrating the history which built our country,” Samuelson said. “I am proud to be able to secure state funding for the museum’s expansion as they build upon their mission to bring our nation’s rich industrial heritage to life.” Read more

 

Madden announces $3.7M for passenger rail, $1M for hospital expansion

(Oct 28, 2022)

“Both of these projects are near and dear to my heart, and both are critical for not just residents of Monroe County, but for the entire region,” Madden said. Read more

 

$3.7M grant will fund railroad ties that allow for Amtrak speeds in Poconos

(Oct 28, 2022)

“I am among a passionate and vocal throng who have been advocating for the return of Northeast PA passenger rail service because it can do so much good for so many reasons, and this funding goes a long way toward making that a reality sooner rather than later,” state Rep. Maureen Madden (D-115) said in a statement. Read more

 

Amtrak cuts ribbon on bus service between Reading, Philly

(Oct 27, 2022)

"We understand that there's still more work to do," said Pennsylvania state Rep. Manny Guzman. "I look forward to working with Amtrak. I look forward to working with all of our partners both at the local, state and federal level." Read more

 

Mullins, Welby welcome nearly $9 million state investment in local projects

(Oct 26, 2022)

“It’s always a pleasure to see the state invest tax dollars back into our area for worthwhile projects that will benefit local businesses, improve the lives of residents and revitalize old buildings,” said Mullins, D-Lackawanna. Read more

 

Browne, Schweyer, Schlossberg: Allentown projects to receive $7.5 million in RACP funding

(Oct 26, 2022)

“The funding awarded today is very exciting for our region to improving early education, higher education and improving the quality of life.” Read more

 

Pashinski on Helping Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Nov 16, 2022

House Democratic Caucus Elects 2023/24 Leadership Team
Nov 15, 2022

Rozzi: How to boost Pennsylvania’s new educator pipeline
Nov 14, 2022

New law goes after toll cheats
Nov 05, 2022

Madden announces additional $102K for Pocono Township playground
Nov 03, 2022

Local business leaders, lawmakers discuss bipartisan corporate tax cut
Nov 03, 2022

Public money flowing to Confluence, Watermark developments in Easton
Nov 03, 2022

Rozzi appointed to $1 billion trust dedicated to fighting Pennsylvania’s opioid epidemic
Nov 03, 2022

Pashinski: Additional $3 million in RACP grants awarded for local improvement projects
Nov 01, 2022

McNeill: $1 million RACP grant awarded for LVIA upgrades
Nov 01, 2022

$1M grant backs safety upgrades for motorists at Lehigh Valley Int’l Airport
Nov 01, 2022

Guzman to host a visit of the Secretary of Transportation in Reading
Oct 31, 2022

McNeill: Thanks to All Who Made Disability Fair a Success
Oct 31, 2022

Bethlehem Steel ruins among 18 Lehigh Valley projects awarded $30M for redevelopment
Oct 30, 2022

PA Representative Steve Samuelson announces $500,000 in state funding for NMIH
Oct 28, 2022

Madden announces $3.7M for passenger rail, $1M for hospital expansion
Oct 28, 2022

$3.7M grant will fund railroad ties that allow for Amtrak speeds in Poconos
Oct 28, 2022

Amtrak cuts ribbon on bus service between Reading, Philly
Oct 27, 2022

Mullins, Welby welcome nearly $9 million state investment in local projects
Oct 26, 2022

Browne, Schweyer, Schlossberg: Allentown projects to receive $7.5 million in RACP funding
Oct 26, 2022