Press Releases

Haywood’s Office Seeks Answers Regarding EBT Denial Scam

Philadelphia – March 22, 2018 — State Sen. Art Haywood (D-Philadelphia/Montgomery) is seeking answers about scurrilous and erroneous reports that his office was somehow involved in Electronic Benefits Transfer card (EBT) denials. “Reports of my office’s involvement in...

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Senator Haywood Prepares for MLK Day 2018

State Senator Art Haywood released the following statement in preparation for MLK Day 2018: “Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable.... Every step towards the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and...

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Haywood Issues Statement on Trump’s ACA Actions

Trump to slash subsidies, disembowel key part of Affordable Care Act, sell cheap, ineffective policies “President Donald J. Trump continued his assault on the Affordable Care Act with executive actions designed to break down key pieces of the landmark health care...

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Senator Haywood on East Germantown Shooting

I am very saddened to hear of the multiple shootings that took place last night on East Pastorius Street, which resulted in the death of one young man and serious injuries to several other young people. I extend my most heartfelt condolences to the victims’ loved...

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Senator Haywood Releases Statement on Charlottesville

What happened in Charlottesville this weekend was beyond despicable. I condemn those who directed their unjustifiable hatred into violence. I condemn those who stood by and watched and encouraged. I condemn the leadership that has not only failed to defend Americans...

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Reading Revolution Summer Programs Kick Off in the Northwest

 PHILADELPHIA – July 10, 2017 – Senator Art Haywood (4th District) today announced the opening of the inaugural “Read to Succeed” summer camps he is hosting in partnership with Senator Vince Hughes, as well as the start of his third annual “Read by Fourth” reading...

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Haywood Announces Funding for Local Communities

HARRISBURG – May 11, 2017 – Senator Haywood today announced more than $380,000 in funding for Abington Township and Jenkintown Borough. The funds will go toward the operation and maintenance of traffic signals. “Traffic lights that work properly, and are where they...

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