Press Releases

Dinniman Honored by Brain Injury Community

HARRISBURG, October 17, 2018 –  State Senator Andy Dinniman was recently honored for his work on behalf of Pennsylvanians with traumatic and acquired brain injuries. “We have a duty and a moral obligation to assist the most vulnerable members of our communities. In...

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Leach and Greenleaf Safe Harbor Bill Passes PA House

HARRISBURG – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware)’s safe harbor bill, Senate Bill 554, was passed today by the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by a vote of 187-0.   After the vote Leach released the following statement: “There is no such thing as a...

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Senator Fontana Receives Dewey Award for Environmental Work

PITTSBURGH, September 27, 2018 – Senator Wayne D. Fontana (D-Pittsburgh) this evening received the Clean Water Action organization’s “Dewey Award.” The award is granted to individuals who are proven champions of the environment within their community. “Throughout my...

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Sextortion Legislation Passes Pennsylvania Senate

HARRISBURG, September 26, 2018 – The Pennsylvania Senate today approved a bill introduced by Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) and Sen. Randy Vulakovich (R-Allegheny) to criminalize the coercion of sexual conduct. Senate Bill 1134, which Schwank and Vulakovich introduced...

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