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Senator Vincent Hughes to Senator Doug Mastriano: RESIGN!

Senator Vincent Hughes to Senator Doug Mastriano: RESIGN!

PHILADELPHIA — January 7, 2021 — State Senator Vincent Hughes (D – Philadelphia/Montgomery) today issued the following statement supporting his colleague, Senator Tim Kearney (D-Delaware) and others in calling for Senator Doug Mastriano to immediately resign from...

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Chester County COVID-19 Vaccine Info

From the Chester County Department of Health Chester County, through the Health Department, the hospitals and other healthcare providers, are actively receiving COVID-19 vaccine and administering it as quickly as possible. Vaccines are safe, effective, and a key...

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Senator Kearney Calls for Senator Mastriano’s Resignation

Senator Kearney Calls for Senator Mastriano’s Resignation

SPRINGFIELD – January 6, 2021 – Senator Tim Kearney (D – Delaware/Chester) today called for the immediate resignation of Senator Doug Mastriano (R – Cumberland/Franklin/York). “Doug Mastriano is a sitting senator who has actively organized a violent insurrection in an...

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Comitta Sworn in as State Senator

Comitta Sworn in as State Senator

HARRISBURG (January 5, 2021) –State Senator Carolyn Comitta was sworn in today to her first term representing the 19th District. She is the first woman to hold the seat. “I am honored to have earned the trust of the voters. Public service is a sacred responsibility,...

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Comitta Sworn in as State Senator

Comitta Sworn in as State Senator

HARRISBURG (January 5, 2021) –State Senator Carolyn Comitta was sworn in today to her first term representing the 19th District. She is the first woman to hold the seat. “I am honored to have earned the trust of the voters. Public service is a sacred responsibility,...

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Senator Kearney Issues Statement on Senator Brewster

Senator Kearney Issues Statement on Senator Brewster

HARRISBURG − January 5, 2021 – Senator Tim Kearney (D – Delaware/Chester) today issued the following statement on Senate Republicans’ refusal to seat Senator Jim Brewster (D – Allegheny/Westmoreland). “What happened today in the Pennsylvania Senate was an...

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Senator Tartaglione Applauds Wolf’s Proposal to Make $145 Million Available for Small Business Relief

Senator Tartaglione Applauds Wolf’s Proposal to Make $145 Million Available for Small Business Relief

Philadelphia, PA – State Senator Christine Tartaglione (D-Philadelphia) applauded today’s announcement by Governor Tom Wolf of his intent to transfer $145 million from the state’s Workers’ Compensation Security Fund into the General Fund so that they may be reallocated for pandemic-related small business relief. Senator Tartaglione also urged her General Assembly colleagues to grant the legislative authorization required to appropriate the funds as grants to small businesses adversely affected by the pandemic.

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