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

Schweyer: Budget Proposal is a Win for the Valley

(Mar 11, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Peter Schweyer provides a recap of the final day of House Appropriations Committee budget hearings, calling this year’s budget proposal “good for the Lehigh Valley and Commonwealth." Read more

 

Rep. Madden's Pot of Gold Unclaimed Property Event: March 17

(Mar 11, 2022)

There is no cost to search the state database to see if you have unclaimed property. Staff in my district office can help you perform a FREE search of the unclaimed property database. Read more

 

McNeill to host ‘Pot of Gold’ unclaimed property search event

(Mar 11, 2022)

"The Pennsylvania Treasurer's Office is holding more than $4 billion in unclaimed property, and a ‘pot of gold’ could be waiting for folks right here in Lehigh County.” Read more

 

Allentown to host 2022 Pennsylvania Latino Convention

(Mar 11, 2022)

It’s the first time Allentown will host the event that discusses Latino life and issues in the commonwealth. Read more

 

Rep. Madden 2022 Winter Newsletter: Coolbaugh Township edition

(Mar 10, 2022)

Features articles on Coolbaugh Twp. Volunteer Fire Company, We Have a Choice Justin's House for Men in Tobyhanna, Waste Not Technologies in Tobyhanna, and more. Read more

 

Gov. Wolf: 130 New Jobs Coming to the Lehigh Valley as Australian Company Selects Allentown for First U.S. Manufacturing Operation

(Mar 10, 2022)

Easy Signs anticipates a soft product launch at the beginning of May 2022, with a full launch by July 2022. Hiring for the new location will begin as early as March 2022. Read more

 

Schlossberg: Level Up Funding Would Benefit Allentown Students

(Mar 07, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Mike Schlossberg joined Governor Tom Wolf at William Allen High School to discuss how Allentown students would benefit from proposed investments in Level Up, a program that provides additional funding to the state's 100 poorest school districts. Read more

 

McNeill: Here to help!

(Mar 07, 2022)

McNeill is also working hard in Harrisburg so that communities throughout the Lehigh Valley continue to benefit from multi-million dollar reinvestments of state funding this budget season. Read more

 

Schweyer: Level Up Funding Means Better Resources for Our Students

(Mar 07, 2022)

Schweyer says this funding would prevent massive budget cuts and give Allentown students an equal opportunity to succeed. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Student mental health and wildlife funding opportunities

(Mar 07, 2022)

Included inside are several grant programs that recently opened for applications. Read more

 

Governor Wolf Highlights Historic Education Investments, Commitment to Equity in Funding

(Mar 07, 2022)

Governor Tom Wolf joined school officials and education stakeholders today in Allentown to highlight his ongoing commitment to ensuring Pennsylvania continues to invest equitably in education. Read more

 

Stop stalling! The time for passing legislation to protect animals is now!

(Mar 07, 2022)

It’s time for stepping it up and doing more than just smiling and posing for pictures while proclaiming to be against animal cruelty. Read more

 

Gov. Wolf visits Allentown to push for further investments in education

(Mar 07, 2022)

Representative Mike Schlossberg, who joined Governor Wolf along with Representative Pete Schweyer and Mayor Matt Tuerk, says he's cautiously optimistic that it'll pass. Read more

 

Schlossberg: Working for You!

(Mar 04, 2022)

Schlossberg is also working hard in Harrisburg on issues like school funding, mental health, smart growth and making investments that will help Lehigh County grow and thrive. Read more

 

Schweyer: We're Here to Serve You!

(Mar 04, 2022)

Schweyer is also working hard in Harrisburg to raise the minimum wage, train our workforce for the jobs of tomorrow, and ensure Allentown get its fair share of school funding. Read more

 

Governor Wolf: New Low-Interest Loan Awarded to Support Business Expansion, Job Creation in Luzerne County

(Mar 02, 2022)

PowerRail, through the NEPA Alliance, was approved for a $1.75 million loan at a 1.5 percent reset interest rate to assist in the acquisition of a 197,567-square-foot industrial building. Read more

 

Scranton among best metros for economic development

(Mar 02, 2022)

The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre/Hazleton metro area tied for 10th in the 2021 rankings by Site Selection magazine, the leading publication in corporate real estate, facility planning, location analysis and foreign direct investment. Read more

 

Mullins: Commonwealth in Support of Passenger Rail Service

(Mar 01, 2022)

According to officials, Pennsylvania is ready to move forward and there is support for the Lackawanna Cutoff Initiative, pending findings from a study and a decision by Amtrak to proceed. Read more

 

Pa. Rep. McNeill renews push to advance bill that aims to end animal cruelty

(Feb 25, 2022)

The goal is to get dogs, cats and other animals out of inhumane living conditions at puppy mills. Read more

 

McNeill calls on legislature to move animal rights legislation

(Feb 25, 2022)

“As elected officials, we have an ethical obligation to serve all of our constituents, human or not,” said McNeill. “It’s time leadership moved on these pieces of legislation, and I encourage those who agree to connect with their elected representatives and insist movement on these bills in the coming weeks.” Read more

 

Schweyer: Budget Proposal is a Win for the Valley
Mar 11, 2022

Rep. Madden's Pot of Gold Unclaimed Property Event: March 17
Mar 11, 2022

McNeill to host ‘Pot of Gold’ unclaimed property search event
Mar 11, 2022

Allentown to host 2022 Pennsylvania Latino Convention
Mar 11, 2022

Rep. Madden 2022 Winter Newsletter: Coolbaugh Township edition
Mar 10, 2022

Gov. Wolf: 130 New Jobs Coming to the Lehigh Valley as Australian Company Selects Allentown for First U.S. Manufacturing Operation
Mar 10, 2022

Schlossberg: Level Up Funding Would Benefit Allentown Students
Mar 07, 2022

McNeill: Here to help!
Mar 07, 2022

Schweyer: Level Up Funding Means Better Resources for Our Students
Mar 07, 2022

Now open for applications: Student mental health and wildlife funding opportunities
Mar 07, 2022

Governor Wolf Highlights Historic Education Investments, Commitment to Equity in Funding
Mar 07, 2022

Stop stalling! The time for passing legislation to protect animals is now!
Mar 07, 2022

Gov. Wolf visits Allentown to push for further investments in education
Mar 07, 2022

Schlossberg: Working for You!
Mar 04, 2022

Schweyer: We're Here to Serve You!
Mar 04, 2022

Governor Wolf: New Low-Interest Loan Awarded to Support Business Expansion, Job Creation in Luzerne County
Mar 02, 2022

Scranton among best metros for economic development
Mar 02, 2022

Mullins: Commonwealth in Support of Passenger Rail Service
Mar 01, 2022

Pa. Rep. McNeill renews push to advance bill that aims to end animal cruelty
Feb 25, 2022

McNeill calls on legislature to move animal rights legislation
Feb 25, 2022