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Galloway’s children’s mental health bills voted out of committee

The bills would expand and support children’s mental health services in Pennsylvania schools

Bucks House Republicans introduce legislation to give counties power to safely reopen

Rep. Frank Farry introduced House Bill 2541 to allow local county commissioners, in consultation with local health officials, to reopen businesses if certain criteria are met

Democrats, Republicans call on Wolf to allow curbside pickup at retail locations

They said as long as social distancing and good hygiene is practiced, this will continue to flatten the curve while helping the economy

Gov. Wolf vetoes COVID-19-related bills, Republicans respond

Senate Bill 327 would authorize counties to develop their own mitigation plans, while House Bills 2388 and 2412 would authorize various industries to reopen in red phase counties

Deadline to register to vote in primary election is TODAY

Voters can apply for a mail-in ballot or visit the polling place on election day

Fitzpatrick introduces American Opportunity Student Tax Relief Act

This legislation assures that college emergency grants to students authorized by the CARES Act are not taxed

Fitzpatrick introduces legislation to provide $25,000 in student loan debt relief or education benefits...

The Opportunities for Heroes Act recognizes the contributions made by workers such as firefighters and first responders, health care providers, grocery store employees and transportation workers to help Americans through the COVID-19 health emergency

Fitzpatrick introduces Children’s Health Insurance Program Pandemic Enhancement and Relief Act

The bill would increase support for state children’s health insurance programs during the COVID–19 emergency

Fitzpatrick sends letter to Secretary of Health regarding the availability of clinical drug Remdesivir

Remdesivir received emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration, following data from a clinical trial indicated that it shortened the recovery time of hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Santarsiero requests order staying all eviction/foreclosure proceedings until 90 days after county moves from...

The letter highlights the concerns of Democrats that a stay on evictions and foreclosures until a specific date will not adequately protect Pennsylvanians whose counties were among the first to shut down and will remain in the red phase for a longer period of time
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