Haywood Pleased by Approval of Grant Funds for Local Projects

Harrisburg – December 22, 2017 – Two grants totaling $1.5 million have been approved for two key projects in his district, state Sen. Art Haywood (D-Philadelphia/Montgomery) said today. “There...

Brewster Reminds Residents of Property Tax and Rent Rebate Deadline

Harrisburg – December 22, 2017 – Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) is reminding constituents that the deadline to apply for the Department of Revenue’s Property Tax and Rent Rebate...

Senator Yudichak Announces $1.5 million in State Grant Funding for Wilkes University and King’s College

Harrisburg, December 22, 2017 — Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) announced today that over $1.5 million in state grant funding has been awarded to Wilkes University and King’s...

Senator Yudichak and Representative Heffley Announce State Grant Funding for the Carbon County Emergency Operations and Training Center

Harrisburg, December 22, 2017 — State Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) and State Representative Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced today that the Carbon County Emergency Operations and...

Sen. Boscola Announces $4 Million in State Grants for Local Development Projects

Bethlehem, December 22, 2017 – State Sen. Lisa Boscola today announced a total of $4 million in state grants for four local development and infrastructure projects. “These funds will be used for...

Fontana Announces $12.85 Million in State Funds for Local Projects

Pittsburgh, December 22, 2017 – State Sen. Wayne D. Fontana today announced $12.85 million in state grants for key local development projects. “These funds will reinforce and expedite work on...

Schwank Lauds Gov. Wolf’s Announcement of Reading Grants

Harrisburg, December 22, 2017  − Three organizations in Reading will receive a total of $2.25 million in new state investments for their ongoing efforts to revitalization the city and improve...

Sen. Tartaglione, Rep. Cruz Welcome More than 60 Children for Photos with Santa

PHILADELPHIA, PA, December 21, 2017 – State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione partnered with state Rep. Angel Cruz and Santa Claus to animate the holiday season for dozens of Philadelphia children...

Fontana Backs Pittsburgh’s Departure from Distressed Status

Brookline, December 20, 2017 – Sen. Wayne D. Fontana is supporting Mayor Bill Peduto’s call for Pittsburgh to free itself from state financial recovery oversight (Act 47). The city has been under...

Sen. Tartaglione Presents Toys for Tots Donation Box to Marine Corps Reserves

Mickey Mouse, Winnie the Pooh, coloring books and Transformers were among the gifts donated through the senator’s office this year PHILADELPHIA, PA, December 18, 2017 – State Sen. Christine M....

Schwank Hosted Pennsylvania Inspector General Kick Off Event

Reading, December 14, 2017  − State Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) hosted a press conference with State Inspector General Bruce Beemer to heighten public awareness of welfare fraud and announce a...

Senator Tartaglione Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Fund Unemployment Compensation

The Senate voted to provide $115.2 million for technology upgrades and customer service staffing to help jobless workers claim benefits. HARRISBURG, PA, December 14, 2017 – State Sen. Christine M....

At Tartaglione’s Urging, PA Senate Passes Bill to Rename Bridge in Memory of Slain Police ...

Officer Gary Skerski would be memorialized on a Frankford bridge near the site of the 2008 shooting that claimed his life. HARRISBURG, PA, December 13, 2017 – At the urging of state Sen. Christine...

Schwank Initiative to Rename Route 176 in Honor of Veterans Passes Senate

Harrisburg, December 13, 2017  A road-naming bill to rename Route 176 in Berks County in honor of veterans was approved today by the Pennsylvania Senate. Berks County’s inclusion in the...

Sabatina Backs Legislation to Reauthorize Children’s Health Insurance Program

Harrisburg – December 13, 2017 – Legislation to reauthorize the state’s popular and highly successful Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) cleared the Senate on Monday and is now headed...

Gov. Wolf, Education Sec. Rivera, Sen. Brewster Recognize Kiski Area Achievement

Harrisburg – December 12, 2017 – State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland), Gov. Tom Wolf, and Education Secretary Pedro Rivera helped recognize the achievement of the students from the...

Fontana Reminds Seniors of Jan 2 Property Tax/Rent Rebate Filing Deadline

HARRISBURG, December 12, 2017 – Sen. Wayne D. Fontana is urging eligible senior citizens to make sure they file their state property tax/rent rebate application by the Jan. 2 deadline. “If you...

Legislators Announce Agenda for Women’s Health

HARRISBURG, December 12, 2017 – The Women’s Health Caucus, a bipartisan, bicameral legislative group supporting women’s health issues, introduced the Pennsylvania Agenda for Women’s Health in...

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