Press Releases

Senator Hughes Introduces New, Pro-Union Legislation

Senator Hughes Introduces New, Pro-Union Legislation

Harrisburg, PA – June 5, 2024 – This week, Senator Hughes shared a co-sponsorship memo to introduce new legislation designed to support public sector unions in the Commonwealth. The legislation would establish the Public Employer Disclosure Act (PEDA) which would...

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Bill to Assist PA Dairy Farmers Approved by Committee

Bill to Assist PA Dairy Farmers Approved by Committee

HARRISBURG – June 3, 2024 – Today, the Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee unanimously passed Sens. Elder Vogel Jr.’s (R-47) and Judy Schwank’s (D-11) Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) Program Financial Assistance legislation. Senate Bill 1229 would permit the...

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Supporting Our Seniors: Collett Hosts 300+ at Senior Expo

Supporting Our Seniors: Collett Hosts 300+ at Senior Expo

Montgomeryville, Pa. − May 20, 2024 − On Friday, May 17, Senator Maria Collett (D-12 Montgomery) hosted her spring Senior Expo at the Montgomery Township Community and Recreation Center. “As a nurse and the Democratic Chair of the Senate Aging & Youth Committee, I...

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Lehigh Valley State Lawmakers Confirm NIZ Assessment

Lehigh Valley State Lawmakers Confirm NIZ Assessment

HARRISBURG, May 15, 2024 – In response to the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission’s Assessment of the Effectiveness of the City of Allentown NIZ, state Sen. Nick Miller and state Reps. Mike Schlossberg, Peter Schweyer and Josh Siegel released the following...

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