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Wolf’s vaccine task force making progress, lawmakers say

Wolf’s vaccine task force making progress, lawmakers say

Pennsylvania's new COVID-19 vaccine task force has been meeting for less than two weeks, but legislative members say the group is already making strides to improve the state's struggling vaccination program. Republican state Sen. Ryan Aument of Lancaster, one of four...

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Hill co-founder’s group helped defeat Trump in PA

Hill co-founder’s group helped defeat Trump in PA

A great many people in Northwest Philadelphia and the adjacent suburbs were undoubtedly delighted over the Biden/Harris victory in Pennsylvania in November, but I doubt if anyone was more exhilarated than Andrea Koplove. That's because Koplove, 45, a Chestnut Hill...

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Senator Haywood Responds to Vaccine Task Force Appointment

Senator Haywood Responds to Vaccine Task Force Appointment

HARRISBURG – February 9, 2021 – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced the creation of a COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force to help streamline communications between the General Assembly and the state. The Wolf administration appointed State Senator Art Haywood...

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Senator Haywood to Meet with PASSHE University Presidents

Senator Haywood to Meet with PASSHE University Presidents

Philadelphia – February 5, 2021 – State Senator Art Haywood (D-Philadelphia/Montgomery) will meet with Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) presidents starting next week to address incidents of racial discrimination and harassment on PA college...

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Senator Haywood Responds to Governor Wolf’s Budget

Senator Haywood Responds to Governor Wolf’s Budget

Philadelphia – February 4, 2021 – State Senator Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) released the following statement on Governor Wolf’s 2021-22 budget: “Our Commonwealth is facing difficult times. The COVID-19 pandemic has crushed families and businesses in...

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Pols promise Chew Ave. plans must change to move forward

Pols promise Chew Ave. plans must change to move forward

Stalled negotiations to develop the blighted lot at 6717 Chew Avenue, next to Pleasant Playground in East Mt. Airy, appear ready to re-start following a community meeting Jan. 18 where elected officials voiced support for neighbors, who have rejected initial plans to...

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