Press Releases

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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PA’s tragic failure to protect renters, homeowners

PA’s tragic failure to protect renters, homeowners

As we enter what should be a time of spiritual reflection of the year about to end, we are reminded of the failure of the majority in the General Assembly to help families across the Commonwealth in 2020. In May, a bipartisan proposal to use the Commonwealth’s share...

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Senator Haywood Announces $13.75 Million in Capital Funding

Senator Haywood Announces $13.75 Million in Capital Funding

Philadelphia – December 23, 2020 – State Senator Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) announced today that organizations in his district were awarded $13.75 million from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) in 2020. RACP is one of Pennsylvania’s...

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Legislators, Policy Experts, Call for Enactment of State EITC Now

Legislators, Policy Experts, Call for Enactment of State EITC Now

HARRISBURG — August 26, 2020  — State legislators Senator Art Haywood and Representative Sara Innamorato, and Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center (PBPC) analysts hosted a press conference call on Wednesday morning that featured state policy experts Marc Stier, Director, and Diana Polson, Senior Analyst, of the PA Budget and Policy Center.

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