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

McNeill announces $250,000 grant for Catasauqua Borough flood mitigation project

(Sep 20, 2022)

According to McNeill, the borough will use the funding to mitigate flooding near Lehigh Valley International Airport by making necessary water drainage improvements along Tioga, Williams, Main and Erie streets and Pennsylvania Avenue. Read more

 

Pashinski announces $100,000 grant to rehabilitate section of D&L Trail

(Sep 20, 2022)

Pashinski said the association will use the funds to rehabilitate 4.8 miles of the existing Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor trail located in Fairview and Hanover townships and Laurel Borough, Luzerne County. Read more

 

Pashinski Pushing for Expanded Access to Clean Diapers

(Sep 19, 2022)

At a Capitol press conference, Pa. state Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski discusses the importance of clean diapers in preventing health issues and urges everyone to step up and help their fellow Pennsylvanians by donating diapers to those in need. Read more

 

Schlossberg Shares His Story During Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

(Sep 19, 2022)

During a Capitol press conference recognizing September as Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, Pa. state Rep. Mike Schlossberg shares his personal struggles with mental health issues and highlights the recent state investments in behavioral and mental health programs across the Commonwealth. Read more

 

Guzman and Burgos join efforts to aid people affected by Hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic

(Sep 19, 2022)

The lawmakers, who lead the Pennsylvania Latino Caucus, thanked Governor Tom Wolf for deploying two members of PA Task Force 1 to Puerto Rico to support Hurricane Fiona response. Read more

 

McNeill procures additional funding for Samuel Balliet Stadium improvement project

(Sep 19, 2022)

Earlier this month, McNeill helped secure over $243,000 from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development which will be used to replace the stadium lights that were destroyed by Hurricane Sandy back in 2012. Read more

 

House Democrats host news conference to address diaper needs in state

(Sep 19, 2022)

Hill-Evan’s H.B. 692, which was introduced in 2021, would establish a grant program to improve, enhance and expand access to clean diapers for infants, children, and incontinent adults. Read more

 

Guzman kicks off celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month

(Sep 16, 2022)

Pa. state Rep. Manny Guzman and others in the PA House Democratic Caucus celebrate the growing Hispanic community throughout the commonwealth, but also reminds that there is more to go and more to do. Read more

 

Fixing one problem with Pa.’s elections could bolster public confidence, Democrats say

(Sep 15, 2022)

“We can continue to, you know, blame incompetence at the top … or we can get to work to do the people’s work that we’re all elected here to do. I know all Democrats are ready to get to work. And we’re asking our Republican colleagues to join us in that effort,” Guzman said. Read more

 

Rep. Guzman: Election issues silencing Latinos in Berks

(Sep 15, 2022)

Guzman said the push follows years of election issues surrounding the Latino/Spanish community in Berks. Read more

 

Guzman: Voting Dysfunction Leads to Disenfranchisement

(Sep 15, 2022)

Guzman says dysfunction leads to disenfranchisement and is calling for measures to better streamline our election process across the Commonwealth. Read more

 

Pashinski: Make Voting Easier

(Sep 14, 2022)

At a Capitol press conference on strengthening election integrity, Pa. state Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski says we need to make voting easier, not raise additional barriers for Pennsylvanians. Pashinski says House Democrats stand ready to pass measures to streamline our election process, including pre-canvassing legislation that poll workers say is greatly needed – like Pashinski’s H.B. 982. Read more

 

Pashinski urges passage of pre-canvassing legislation & supports free and fair elections

(Sep 14, 2022)

“Despite what some in the majority party would want you to believe, our elections are safe and secure and the things we want to do would only make them better,” said Pashinski, D-Luzerne. 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)

“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

 

McNeill announces $250,000 grant for Catasauqua Borough flood mitigation project
Sep 20, 2022

Pashinski announces $100,000 grant to rehabilitate section of D&L Trail
Sep 20, 2022

Pashinski Pushing for Expanded Access to Clean Diapers
Sep 19, 2022

Schlossberg Shares His Story During Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
Sep 19, 2022

Guzman and Burgos join efforts to aid people affected by Hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic
Sep 19, 2022

McNeill procures additional funding for Samuel Balliet Stadium improvement project
Sep 19, 2022

House Democrats host news conference to address diaper needs in state
Sep 19, 2022

Guzman kicks off celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month
Sep 16, 2022

Fixing one problem with Pa.’s elections could bolster public confidence, Democrats say
Sep 15, 2022

Rep. Guzman: Election issues silencing Latinos in Berks
Sep 15, 2022

Guzman: Voting Dysfunction Leads to Disenfranchisement
Sep 15, 2022

Pashinski: Make Voting Easier
Sep 14, 2022

Pashinski urges passage of pre-canvassing legislation & supports free and fair elections
Sep 14, 2022

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