Schlossberg Highlights Grow Your Own Educators Program

(Mar 06, 2023)

At a Capitol press conference addressing teacher shortages across the state, Pa. state Rep. Mike Schlossberg discusses his "Grow Your Own Educators Program" which would provide financial assistance to create pathways for teachers and paraprofessionals to pursue teaching in their local school districts. Read more

 

Minimum pay raise for teachers would boost interest in education careers, Pa. House lawmakers say

(Mar 06, 2023)

“If you do a program like this right you can address diversity issues, shortage issues, and create a pipeline where you actually get paraprofessionals and teachers to educate students in the school district that they come from,” Schlossberg said. Read more

 

Pa. legislators say it’s time to require insurers to pay for virtual health care

(Mar 06, 2023)

“Telemedicine is too convenient and too effective to ignore as a tool at this point,” said State Rep. Michael Schlossberg, an Allentown Democrat who has advocated for telehealth for mental health care. Read more

 

Kim hosts conference to introduce bipartisan teacher bill package

(Mar 06, 2023)

Elevating Educators contains a Rep. Schlossberg bill that would create a grant program to support high-need schools in geographic areas that have hard-to-staff teaching positions by recruiting students, paraprofessionals and parents to pursue teaching in their local school district. Read more

 

Lehigh Valley state Rep. Mike Schlossberg becomes majority caucus chair. Here are his top priorities

(Mar 02, 2023)

Schlossberg served the previous two years as the minority caucus administrator. Read more

 

Schlossberg elected Majority Caucus Chair

(Feb 28, 2023)

“Moving up to Majority Chair, I look forward to working with my colleagues on our shared efforts to protect people’s access to health care and mental health care, champion economic policies that favor Pennsylvania’s working families, fully and equitably fund our schools and advocate for meaningful measures to make our communities safer." Read more

 

My office is moving!

(Feb 17, 2023)

My current office at 2030 West Tilghman Street in Allentown will be open until February 23. Read more

 

Schlossberg says Fetterman shows mental illness can affect anyone

(Feb 16, 2023)

“I join millions of Pennsylvanians in my most sincere prayers for the well-being and recovery of Sen. Fetterman." Read more

 

‘Now is the time’ to act on fair school funding advocates say

(Feb 13, 2023)

The problem is complicated with many moving parts, warned state Rep. Mark Scholssberg, D-132nd Dist., author of the “level-up funding” legislation. Read more

 

A judge declared Pa.’s K-12 public school funding system unconstitutional. What comes next?

(Feb 08, 2023)

Schlossberg: “At the end of the day, we’ve got to develop a solution that not only complies with the judge’s order, but that does justice for kids, and that can also pass any political test, that can actually get 102 votes in the House, 26 in the Senate, and get signed into law by the governor." Read more

 

Schlossberg: ‘Our kids win today’ thanks to PA court decision on school funding

(Feb 07, 2023)

“As someone who has fought for fair education funding and reduced property tax burdens my entire time in office, I cannot understate the importance of this ruling." Read more

 

Schlossberg Applauds Governor Shapiro's Executive Order on State Licensing

(Feb 02, 2023)

Elizabeth Strong, a constituent of Pa. state Rep. Mike Schlossberg and owner of Elizabeth Anthony's salon in Allentown, shares her story of state licensing issues at a Capitol press conference. Read more

 

Conservation, Substance Abuse Education, and Act 13 Funding Opportunities

(Feb 01, 2023)

Here are some of the latest state programs now open for applications. Read more

 

Schlossberg seeks to ensure pet insurance doesn’t bite consumers

(Jan 20, 2023)

“Pet insurance provides valuable coverage, and consumers deserve to know what is in their policies, what care their pets will receive and the true costs.” Read more

 

Schlossberg, Schweyer, Siegel comment on Browne appointment

(Jan 12, 2023)

“The people of Allentown, the Lehigh Valley and Pennsylvania will all benefit from Gov.-elect Shapiro's appointment of former Senator Browne." Read more

 

The 2023 Capitol Scenes calendar is available for download!

(Jan 11, 2023)

Each month contains a scene from our Pennsylvania Capitol, proclaimed as one of the most beautiful Capitol buildings in the nation. Read more

 

Schlossberg ready to work for Parkland, Allentown

(Jan 03, 2023)

HARRISBURG, Jan. 3 – During a noon ceremony today at the state Capitol, Rep. Mike Schlossberg was sworn in to begin his sixth term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Read more

 

IronPigs Announce Stadium Improvements Will Be Fully Funded, Ready for Opening Day 2023

(Dec 20, 2022)

During a press conference on Friday celebrating the funding announcement, State Rep. Mike Schlossberg, D-132nd spoke about the importance of the region banding together to help the IronPigs stay in the Lehigh Valley. Read more

 

Community members help deliver gifts to elementary schools in Allentown

(Dec 16, 2022)

"It's a happy event. It's a reminder of why we all do what we do, which is to make life better," said State Rep. Mike Schlossberg. "To put a smile on the face of kids." Read more

 

Pa. lawmakers float nearly 200 ideas for new laws, but power struggle in House complicates route to passage

(Dec 03, 2022)

The mental health proposal belongs to Lehigh County Democratic Rep. Mike Schlossberg, who cited statistics showing five Pennsylvanians take their own lives every day. Read more

 

Schlossberg Highlights Grow Your Own Educators Program
Mar 06, 2023

Minimum pay raise for teachers would boost interest in education careers, Pa. House lawmakers say
Mar 06, 2023

Pa. legislators say it’s time to require insurers to pay for virtual health care
Mar 06, 2023

Kim hosts conference to introduce bipartisan teacher bill package
Mar 06, 2023

Lehigh Valley state Rep. Mike Schlossberg becomes majority caucus chair. Here are his top priorities
Mar 02, 2023

Schlossberg elected Majority Caucus Chair
Feb 28, 2023

My office is moving!
Feb 17, 2023

Schlossberg says Fetterman shows mental illness can affect anyone
Feb 16, 2023

‘Now is the time’ to act on fair school funding advocates say
Feb 13, 2023

A judge declared Pa.’s K-12 public school funding system unconstitutional. What comes next?
Feb 08, 2023

Schlossberg: ‘Our kids win today’ thanks to PA court decision on school funding
Feb 07, 2023

Schlossberg Applauds Governor Shapiro's Executive Order on State Licensing
Feb 02, 2023

Conservation, Substance Abuse Education, and Act 13 Funding Opportunities
Feb 01, 2023

Schlossberg seeks to ensure pet insurance doesn’t bite consumers
Jan 20, 2023

Schlossberg, Schweyer, Siegel comment on Browne appointment
Jan 12, 2023

The 2023 Capitol Scenes calendar is available for download!
Jan 11, 2023

Schlossberg ready to work for Parkland, Allentown
Jan 03, 2023

IronPigs Announce Stadium Improvements Will Be Fully Funded, Ready for Opening Day 2023
Dec 20, 2022

Community members help deliver gifts to elementary schools in Allentown
Dec 16, 2022

Pa. lawmakers float nearly 200 ideas for new laws, but power struggle in House complicates route to passage
Dec 03, 2022