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Sen. Hughes announces bold, comprehensive plan to address Pa.’s affordable housing crisis through his New Deal for Housing initiative

Sen. Hughes announces bold, comprehensive plan to address Pa.’s affordable housing crisis through his New Deal for Housing initiative

PHILADELPHIA – January 16, 2020 – State Senator Vincent Hughes (D-Philadelphia/Montgomery) unveiled a bold and aggressive plan to address the state’s affordable housing crisis, alongside members of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus, more than 50 housing advocates, and concerned citizens today at the People’s Emergency Center in Philadelphia.

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Dinniman: Nonprofit Security Grant Program Now Open

Dinniman: Nonprofit Security Grant Program Now Open

HARRISBURG (January 7, 2020) – Pennsylvania faith-based nonprofit organizations and those with diverse memberships can now apply for grants for vital security and safety improvements, state Senator Andy Dinniman announced today. The Pennsylvania Commission on...

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Dinniman Issues Statement on Pipeline Fine, Settlement

Dinniman Issues Statement on Pipeline Fine, Settlement

HARRISBURG (January 3, 2020) – State Senator Andy Dinniman today issued the following statement in response to news that the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has issued a $30.6 million civil penalty to ETC Northeast Pipeline for violations related...

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News Digest :: January 3, 2020

Legislature Pa.'s tax climate ranked 29th in U.S. https://www.post-gazette.com/news/state/2020/01/02/Pennsylvania-ranked-29th-among-states-US-property-tax/stories/202001020164 Reminder: Pennsylvania’s ‘Do Not Call’ list is now permanent...

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Dinniman: Don’t Start Off the New Year with a DUI

Dinniman: Don’t Start Off the New Year with a DUI

WEST CHESTER (December 30, 2019) – The choices you make regarding drinking or using drugs and getting behind the wheel can impact not only your New Year’s holiday, but your entire life and that of other drivers, state Senator Andy Dinniman reminded residents and...

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Dinniman, Carly Imbierowicz Foundation Warn of CO Dangers

Dinniman, Carly Imbierowicz Foundation Warn of CO Dangers

HARRISBURG (December 18, 2019) – As colder temperature set in, state Senator Andy Dinniman was recently joined by the Carly Imbierowicz Foundation in warning children, teens, and families of the dangers of carbon monoxide. “As we get into winter, more residents are...

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Farnese Appointed to Senate Transportation Committee

Farnese Appointed to Senate Transportation Committee

Harrisburg – December 17, 2019 – State Sen. Larry Farnese, a long-time advocate for Philadelphia’s cyclists and pedestrians, has been appointed to the Senate Transportation Committee, Senate leadership announced today. “I think we are overdue in rethinking the way we...

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Dinniman Honors Western Chester County Business Leaders

Dinniman Honors Western Chester County Business Leaders

ELVERSON (December 16, 2019) – Mark and Dottie McGill, long-time community advocates and owners of McGill’s Stationers in Thorndale for more than 25 years, were recently honored by state Senator Andy Dinniman and the Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce (WCCC)....

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