Senator Haywood Responds to Racial Harassment of Cheltenham Basketball Teams

PHILADELPHIA – Feb. 3, 2023 – Today, State Senator Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) released the following statement in response to racist language and images found in the visiting locker room for the Cheltenham High School boys’ junior varsity and varsity basketball teams in Upper Moreland last month: “In December 2022, I was made aware...

Sens. Haywood, Dillon, and Tartaglione Present $1.1 Million Check to Temple Health

PHILADELPHIA – Feb. 2, 2023 – Today, Sen. Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) joined Sens. Jimmy Dillon (D-Philadelphia) and Christine Tartaglione (D-Philadelphia) for a check presentation and press conference at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in the Northeast Philadelphia. The senators presented a $1.1 million grant to Temple Health to fund...

Senator Haywood Responds to Murder of Tyre Nichols in Memphis

PHILADELPHIA – Feb. 1, 2023 – Today, State Senator Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) released the following statement in response to the kidnapping and murder of Tyre Nichols at the hands of police in Memphis, Tenn. this month: “On 7 January, five Black Memphis police officers savagely beat and tortured a 29-year-old Black man, Tyre...

Sens. Haywood, Hughes, and Saval Host Jan. 6 Commemoration to Honor First Responders

PHILADELPHIA – Jan. 6, 2023 – Sen. Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) joined Sen. Vincent Hughes (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia), Sen. Nikil Saval (D-Philadelphia), state Rep. Mary Isaacson (D-Philadelphia), and statewide elected officials at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia today to honor first responders who helped people...

Sen. Haywood Announces $10 Million in Public Health Equity Funding

Harrisburg, Pa. – December 22, 2022 – Today, State Sen. Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) announced $10 million in funding for statewide mobile and community clinics to support health access in Pennsylvania. With the support of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus, Senator Haywood secured this funding as part of the COVID-19...

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