Education Committee Voting Meeting on Education Funding System Reform

On Tuesday, June 4, the House Education Committee convened a voting meeting on legislation that would bring adequacy, equity and stability to PA's education funding system.

Dual Enrollment & College Affordability Informational Meeting

On October 19, 2023, the PA House Education Committee held an informational meeting at Shippensburg University to discuss impacts of dual enrollment programs and college affordability efforts.

Education Committee Hearing on Student Dental Screenings

The PA House Education Committee held an informational meeting and voting meeting to provide school districts with better opportunities to provide dental screenings for students.

Education Committee Hearing on Level Up Funding

The PA House Education Committee held an informational hearing on the impacts of Level Up funding for school districts.

Education Committee Hearing on Teacher Shortages

The House Education Committee held an informational hearing on April 12, 2023 addressing the teacher shortage crisis in Pennsylvania.

May 3, 2022 - ATVs and Dirt Bikes

Rep. Pete Schweyer hosts a House Democratic Policy Committee Hearing to discuss ATVs and dirt bikes terrorizing streets in Pennsylvania.

April 27, 2022 - Cash Bail In PA

During a PA House Democratic Policy Committee hearing requested by Rep. Pete Schweyer, lawmakers explored cash bail in Pennsylvania and what eliminating it here would do to address systemic business and community issues.

Level Up Funding Press Conference

Rep. Pete Schweyer speaks at William Allen High School to discuss how Allentown students would benefit from proposed investments in Level Up.

2022-23 Budget Hearings

Images of Rep. Pete Schweyer during the 2022-23 Budget Hearings.

Dominican Independence Day 2022

Rep. Pete Schweyer celebrates Dominican Independence Day at the State Capitol.

Allentown fire truck 'push in' ceremony

Rep. Peter Schweyer participated in a "Push-in Ceremony" at the Mack South Fire Station in Allentown, helping the city unveil three new fire trucks purchased in part with state grants that Schweyer along with Rep. Mike Schlossberg and Sen. Pat Browne helped obtain.

Spring Senior Fair 2019

Rep. Peter Schweyer hosted his annual Senior Fair with Rep. Mike Schlossberg at the East Side Youth Center in Allentown, helping connect seniors with programs and services that are available to help them live healthy, happy lives.

Rally to fund the Allentown Unemployment Compensation Service Center

Rep. Pete Schweyer speaks at a Capitol Rally urging the passage of legislation to fund the Unemployment Call Centers that help thousands of out-of-work Pennsylvanians get the benefits and assistance they need.

Bridgeworks Enterprise Center Tour

Rep. Schweyer tours Bridgeworks Enterprise Center in his district. It is the former Mack Trucks plant and the only business incubator in the Lehigh Valley that is dedicated primarily to manufacturing startups.

District Office ribbon cutting

Ribbon cutting for district office on December 29.