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Wolf urges legislature to allocate $145 million in support to businesses affected by COVID-19

It’s been three weeks since the governor initiated a transfer of the funds to be approved by the state legislature into grants for businesses

Fitzpatrick, Gottheimer announce Online Terrorism Prevention Act

The legislation would require regular disclosure of the presence of designated foreign terrorist organizations on social media websites

Oct. 19 is the deadline to register to vote

Residents are urged to check their voter registration status at votesPA.com

Legislator calls for rent, mortgage relief

House Bill 2868 would allow more effective use of CARES Act funding to help people stay in their homes

Bill that takes a stand for rape victims heads to Wolf’s desk

House Bill 1984 removes the requirement of having an adoptive family lined up in order to terminate the rights of a perpetrator of rape or sexual assault that resulted in the birth of a child

Letter to the Editor: League of Women Voters unable to schedule House candidate forums

The League attempted to host virtual forums via Zoom, but was unable to attain mutual confirmation from candidates for any of the 10 races

Fitzpatrick helps introduce Protecting Apprenticeship Training for Veterans Act

The act would extend GI Bill benefits for veterans whose registered apprenticeships were cut short due to COVID-19

Toomey, others work to provide assistance to those who have struggled with opioid abuse

The Improving Medicaid Programs’ Response to Overdose Victims and Enhancing Addiction Care Act would increase access to treatment and boost safeguards for those on Medicaid who have experienced a non-fatal, opioid-related overdose

Fitzpatrick sends letter urging issuance of missing economic impact payments to domestic violence survivors

Caseworkers and advocates of domestic violence survivors across the country have documented cases of abusive partners stealing or withholding EIPs from survivors

Transport Workers Union of America endorses Fitzpatrick

The union represents more than 150,000 members across the airline, railroad, transit, universities, utilities and services sectors

Bucks officials appeal to state leaders for earlier pre-canvassing of ballots

County Commissioners are calling for the pre-canvassing of ballots to begin at least one week in advance of Election Day
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