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

Fearful Students in Pennsylvania: As school violence surges, the state and its school districts refuse to reconsider misguided disciplinary policies.

(Sep 14, 2022)

“Under-reported incidents of bullying and violence in our commonwealth’s schools show we have a lot of work to do,” Monroe County representative Maureen Madden said. Read more

 

SEIU strike ends in PA, nursing home workers celebrate 'historic moment'

(Sep 14, 2022)

State Rep. Maureen Madden (D-115) noted staffers are digging into their own pockets to pay for supplies to care for clients, and despite working full time jobs, 36% of healthcare workers in nursing homes live in poverty while struggling with a near-impossible workload. Read more

 

Bill Would Cap PA Insulin Prices Amid Rationing, Skyrocketing Costs

(Sep 14, 2022)

Pennsylvania aims to take action after a new federal law fell just shy of passing. Rationing has led to severe illness and death. Read more

 

McNeill announces nearly $20 million to support small businesses in the greater Lehigh Valley

(Sep 13, 2022)

“I am excited to see the funding come to Bethlehem where it will help new and innovative businesses succeed and stay in Pennsylvania.” Read more

 

Mullins Hosts Senior Fair in Scranton

(Sep 12, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Kyle Mullins co-hosted a Senior Fair with Reps. Thom Welby, Bridget M. Kosierowski and Senator Marty Flynn at the Marketplace at Steamtown. Mullins says this event is a great opportunity to give back to area seniors and help connect them with state and local programs and services to benefit their everyday lives. Read more

 

Kosierowski Connecting Area Seniors with Assistance

(Sep 12, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Bridget M. Kosierowski co-hosted a Senior Fair with Reps. Thom Welby, Kyle Mullins and Senator Marty Flynn at the Marketplace at Steamtown. Kosierowski says the event was a great success, giving area seniors a chance to socialize while also learning about state and local programs and services to benefit their everyday lives. Read more

 

Pashinski: Grandparents continuing to make a difference in children’s lives

(Sep 10, 2022)

As anyone can imagine, raising a second family is no easy feat, especially when it comes to navigating the challenges of technology, the courts and state agencies. Read more

 

Gov. Wolf Visits Allentown’s Volunteers of America Children’s Center to Highlight Major Investments in Early Childhood Education, Child Care

(Sep 09, 2022)

Studies show that children who learn in high-quality Pre-K programs perform better in school and are more likely to graduate, while high-quality early learning programs also help students develop the social and emotional skills they need to succeed in the classroom and beyond. Read more

 

Roundtable Focuses on Deceptive Practices of So-Called “Crisis Pregnancy Centers”

(Sep 07, 2022)

“The most personal medical decision a woman makes should be between herself and her doctor, not between a male-dominated legislature or the Supreme Court. A woman’s right to choose should be just that – a woman’s right to choose.” Read more

 

Schlossberg: Here to Help

(Sep 02, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Mike Schlossberg invites residents of Allentown, South Whitehall and Upper Macungie to visit his district office for assistance with the many state programs and services that area available to them. His friendly and knowledgeable staff will listen to your concerns and help you get the answers you need. Read more

 

Let there be lights: Coplay’s Balliet Stadium will light up again for night baseball

(Sep 02, 2022)

Shut off for nearly a decade since Superstorm Sandy added the stadium lights to its long list of casualties in late October of 2012, State Representative Jeanne McNeill took a swing at the problem and in the eyes of the Coplay and local baseball community, has hit a home run. Read more

 

McNeill announces over $243K for Samuel Balliet Stadium upgrade

(Sep 02, 2022)

The grant, funded through the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, will be used for the replacement of lights at Samuel Balliet Stadium which were destroyed by hurricane Sandy in October 2012. Read more

 

Schweyer Community Conversation with Melissa Reed from Planned Parenthood Keystone

(Sep 01, 2022)

In his latest Community Conversation, Pa. state Rep. Peter Schweyer sat down with President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Keystone Melissa Reed to discuss reproductive health care and access to abortion in Pennsylvania. Read more

 

McNeill to offer weekly outreach in West Bethlehem starting Sept. 9

(Sep 01, 2022)

“My staff and I proudly offer satellite office hours in Fountain Hill as an option for seniors or residents who cannot travel or make it to my main district office in Whitehall,” said McNeill, D-Lehigh. Read more

 

'The crowned jewel' for fire and EMS training: Allentown Fire Academy getting major upgrade

(Aug 31, 2022)

"When my daughters had active shooter drills, this is where they come," said Pennsylvania state Rep. Peter Schweyer, D-22, said. And now the training site will finally be able to help all those farther-out jurisdictions that inquire about it. Read more

 

Schweyer Community Conversation Highlights the Allentown Public Library

(Aug 26, 2022)

In his latest Community Conversation, Pa. state Rep. Peter Schweyer sat down with Renee Haines, Director of the Allentown Public Library, to highlight the many programs and services they provide for the community, in addition to the wealth of books and online materials. Read more

 

Lehigh Valley airport gets another $8.5 million for upgrades as passenger traffic sets record

(Aug 26, 2022)

The new PBB will enhance the operational efficiency for passengers and employees and improve Transportation Security Administration compliance, according to a news release from state Reps. Maureen Madden and Jeanne McNeill. Read more

 

Madden, McNeill, Northeast Delegation announce $1.7M for LVIA upgrades secured in state budget

(Aug 26, 2022)

“We are thankful for the strong support of state Representative Maureen Madden and the entire Northeast Delegation as they recognize the critical role ABE has within the commonwealth’s transportation network.” Read more

 

Lehigh Valley school districts unveil new cameras to nab drivers who blow through school bus stop signs

(Aug 25, 2022)

Amber Clark also worked with Rep. Mike Schlossberg, D-Lehigh, and Rep. Peter Schweyer, D-Lehigh, to get the bill passed in the state House, allowing Pennsylvania to become the 25th state in the country with such a law. Read more

 

Mullins Applauds Increases to Education Funding

(Aug 24, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Kyle Mullins joined colleagues and Governor Wolf to celebrate new investments in education funding which will help generations of schoolchildren. Read more

 

Fearful Students in Pennsylvania: As school violence surges, the state and its school districts refuse to reconsider misguided disciplinary policies.
Sep 14, 2022

SEIU strike ends in PA, nursing home workers celebrate 'historic moment'
Sep 14, 2022

Bill Would Cap PA Insulin Prices Amid Rationing, Skyrocketing Costs
Sep 14, 2022

McNeill announces nearly $20 million to support small businesses in the greater Lehigh Valley
Sep 13, 2022

Mullins Hosts Senior Fair in Scranton
Sep 12, 2022

Kosierowski Connecting Area Seniors with Assistance
Sep 12, 2022

Pashinski: Grandparents continuing to make a difference in children’s lives
Sep 10, 2022

Gov. Wolf Visits Allentown’s Volunteers of America Children’s Center to Highlight Major Investments in Early Childhood Education, Child Care
Sep 09, 2022

Roundtable Focuses on Deceptive Practices of So-Called “Crisis Pregnancy Centers”
Sep 07, 2022

Schlossberg: Here to Help
Sep 02, 2022

Let there be lights: Coplay’s Balliet Stadium will light up again for night baseball
Sep 02, 2022

McNeill announces over $243K for Samuel Balliet Stadium upgrade
Sep 02, 2022

Schweyer Community Conversation with Melissa Reed from Planned Parenthood Keystone
Sep 01, 2022

McNeill to offer weekly outreach in West Bethlehem starting Sept. 9
Sep 01, 2022

'The crowned jewel' for fire and EMS training: Allentown Fire Academy getting major upgrade
Aug 31, 2022

Schweyer Community Conversation Highlights the Allentown Public Library
Aug 26, 2022

Lehigh Valley airport gets another $8.5 million for upgrades as passenger traffic sets record
Aug 26, 2022

Madden, McNeill, Northeast Delegation announce $1.7M for LVIA upgrades secured in state budget
Aug 26, 2022

Lehigh Valley school districts unveil new cameras to nab drivers who blow through school bus stop signs
Aug 25, 2022

Mullins Applauds Increases to Education Funding
Aug 24, 2022