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Hughes, Tartaglione Mark 15th Anniversary of Minimum Wage Bill with State’s Leaders

On the 15th anniversary of the signing, state Sens. Vincent J. Hughes and Christine M. Tartaglione today marked the enactment of Pennsylvania’s last minimum wage legislation with a reenactment and rally with state leaders at the site of the 2006 ceremony.

Hughes and Tartaglione were joined by Gov. Tom Wolf, former Gov. Ed Rendell, U.S. Rep. Dwight Evans, and House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton along with House and Senate Democrats to remember the fight to get Senate Bill 1090 passed and to recognize the leaders who continue to  speak out against poverty wages in Pennsylvania.

Senators Costa and Williams Respond to Mastriano Attempted Audit

Harrisburg, PA − July 7, 2021 − Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa and Senate Democratic Whip Anthony H. Williams sent the following letter to Republican Leadership in response to Senator Mastriano’s latest attempt to audit the results of the 2020 election:

Dear President Corman and Leader Ward:

It has come to our attention that Senator Doug Mastriano intends to use his position as Chairman of the Intergovernmental Operations Committee to request or subpoena election materials needed to conduct a “forensic investigation” of the 2020 General and 2021 Primary election in a number of counties.

SNAP Emergency Food Assistance has been Extended!

 If your household has been receiving additional payments each month, you will continue to receive them through December 31, 2021, or upon the termination of the
federal declaration of a public health emergency

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps Pennsylvanians buy food. People in eligible low-income households can obtain more nutritious diets with SNAP increasing their food purchasing power at grocery stores and supermarkets. 

For information on the Coronavirus, please visit the Department of Health’s website

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