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

 

Kosierowski named to PA House Appropriations Committee

(May 03, 2022)

“This appointment is a great honor,” said Kosierowski. “It is one that also comes with an important responsibility. Not only will I continue advocating for my district during the annual budgeting process, but I’ll also be better positioned to review fiscal policies and their direct implications to hard-working taxpayers across the Commonwealth.” Read more

 

McNeill reminds residents of veterans’ outreach specialist’s hours

(May 03, 2022)

“I encourage those who served our country to make an appointment with the outreach specialist so that they’re aware of all the programs and services available to assist them,” McNeill said. Read more

 

Policy Hearing: Opioids and Treatment Options

(May 02, 2022)

During the hearing, lawmakers heard testimony from people impacted by the opioid epidemic, health experts, addiction management specialists and law enforcement. Read more

 

State official kicks off Pennsylvania Small Business Week in Reading

(May 02, 2022)

Weaver stopped by a number of other businesses on his tour, accompanied by Reading Mayor Eddie Moran, state Reps. Manny Guzman and Mark Rozzi, City Council members Johanny Cepeda-Freytiz and Donna Reed and members of the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance. Read more

 

Pa. lawmakers told of tragic lack of access to drug abuse treatment medicine: ‘I will carry this burden of guilt for the rest of my life’

(May 02, 2022)

Schlossberg said a priority should be directing money coming to Pennsylvania from a $26 billion court settlement with pharmaceutical distributors to ease staff shortages at drug abuse treatment centers. Read more

 

McNeill: Local governments awarded more than $180,000 in waste management, recycling grants

(May 02, 2022)

“It’s important that we continue bolstering recycling efforts, and these dollars will ensure those efforts are continued,” McNeill said. “We’ve only been given one earth, and these investments are impactful, helping our communities remain proactive in protecting our resources while lessening environmental impacts.” Read more

 

The Mountain Center welcomes St. Luke's Family Medicine-Tobyhanna to their hub

(May 01, 2022)

Seiple thanked financial providers including Rep. Maureen Madden, who helped secure a grant for the project, the Mattioli Foundation, and numerous agencies and individuals who pitched in with money or assistance in securing funding. Read more

 

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

Kosierowski named to PA House Appropriations Committee
May 03, 2022

McNeill reminds residents of veterans’ outreach specialist’s hours
May 03, 2022

Policy Hearing: Opioids and Treatment Options
May 02, 2022

State official kicks off Pennsylvania Small Business Week in Reading
May 02, 2022

Pa. lawmakers told of tragic lack of access to drug abuse treatment medicine: ‘I will carry this burden of guilt for the rest of my life’
May 02, 2022

McNeill: Local governments awarded more than $180,000 in waste management, recycling grants
May 02, 2022

The Mountain Center welcomes St. Luke's Family Medicine-Tobyhanna to their hub
May 01, 2022