June 4, 2024 - CROWN Act Day of Action News Conference

State Rep. La’Tasha D. Mayes and House Speaker Joanna McClinton held a Capitol news conference with advocates and members of the Pennsylvania CROWN Act Coalition to demand the Senate’s action on H.B. 1394, known as the Pennsylvania CROWN Act.

April 16, 2024 - Black Maternal Health Care

Majority Chairman of the House Policy Committee Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, PA Speaker of the House Joanna McClinton, and Pennsylvania Black Maternal Health Caucus co-chairs Reps. Morgan Cephas, Gina H. Curry, and La'Tasha D. Mayes meet with members and advocates at a roundtable discussion of Black maternal health care in Pennsylvania.

PBMHC Hosts Reception for Black Maternal Health Week - April 15, 2024

In celebration of Black Maternal Health Week, Pennsylvania Black Maternal Health Caucus co-chairs and members gathered for a reception to advocate for Pennsylvania's MOMNIBUS and Black maternal health care.

First Community Baby Shower - April 13, 2024

To celebrate Black Maternal Health Week, Rep. La'Tasha D. Mayes hosted her first community baby shower to provide supplies and information on state services to new parents.

PBMHC co-chairs introduce Pennsylvania’s Momnibus legislative package

To address disparities in health care, co-chairs of the Pennsylvania Black Maternal Health Caucus Reps. Morgan Cephas, D-Phila.; Gina H. Curry, D-Delaware; and La’Tasha D. Mayes, D-Allegheny, and caucus members introduced the Momnibus legislative package, which outlines a group of eight bills to decrease maternal morbidity and mortality in Pennsylvania.

Rep. Mayes and Speaker McClinton discuss the CROWN Act in Pittsburgh - March 8, 2024

Rep. La'Tasha D. Mayes and PA Speaker of the House Joanna McClinton discuss the CROWN Act as they launch the Pennsylvania CROWN Act Coalition.

Mayes Host Holiday Party - December 6, 2023

Rep. La'Tasha Mayes hosts a holiday party and informs constituents about Pennsylvania's health insurance marketplace Pennie.

Reps. Abney, Mayes host Town Hall in Pittsburgh's Hill District - December 5, 2023

Reps. Aerion A. Abney and La'Tasha D. Mayes co-host a town hall to discuss legislative issues, state services, and more.

Studying Maternal Morbidity Bill Signed Into Law

Pa. Black Maternal Health Caucus members celebrate Act 5 of 2023 being signed into law.

Celebrating The Creation of Pa. Black Maternal Health Caucus

Co-chairs Reps. La’Tasha D. Mayes, Gina H. Curry and Morgan Cephas announce the new Pa. Black Maternal Health Caucus, created to focus on improving maternal care and birthing outcomes for Black women and birthing people of color across the commonwealth.

Statute of limitations reform rally with cast of "Sins of the Amish"

Cast of Peacock's documentary "Sins of the Amish" joined Reps. Mark Rozzi, Maureen Madden and La'Tasha D. Mayes in calling on the Senate to vote on House Bill 1 and House Bill 2. The event was sponsored by the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape and CHILD USA.

Pittsburgh Pride March & Parade - June 3, 2023

Rep. La'Tasha D. Mayes serves as grand marshal of Pittsburgh Pride March & Parade on June 3, 2023.

Black Maternal Health Week April 11-17, 2023

Held annually on April 11-17th, Black Maternal Health Week is held to build awareness, activism, and community-building? to amplify ?the voices, perspectives and lived experiences of Black Mamas and birthing people. The theme for 2023 is Our Bodies Belong to Us: Restoring Black Autonomy and Joy!

April 13, 2023 - Black Maternal Health

The House Majority Policy Committee hosted a hearing on Black maternal health and the troubling statistics involving Black mothers and birthing individuals and maternal mortality rates.

Women's Health Discussion - February 3, 2023

Rep. La'Tasha Mayes hosts a discussion with local and state leaders on women's health issues.

2023 Swearing-in ceremony

Photos from the 2023 Pennsylvania House swearing-in ceremony that was held on Jan 3, 2023 in Harrisburg, Pa.