HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania’s servicemen and servicewomen are now able to have their veteran status included on their state-issued driver licenses or non-driver identification cards, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced today.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host two Financial Literacy Seminars in March aimed at educating high school juniors and seniors about everyday finances to prepare them for independent living. Brown encourages parents who have students of that age to consider signing their teen up for one of the seminars.
HARRISBURG – At a press conference held at the Capitol today, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) spoke in favor of a new proposal that would increase education funding to Pennsylvania school districts that receive less than 35 percent of their funding from the state.
HARRISBURG – Reps. Mike Peifer (R-Monroe/Pike/Wayne) and Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike)today announced more than $193,000 in grants awarded to volunteer fire and emergency response organizations in Pike County.
HARRISBURG – Nearly two dozen volunteer fire and emergency response organizations in Monroe County have been awarded grants from the state, Reps. Mario Scavello (R-Monroe), Mike Peifer (R-Monroe/Pike/Wayne) and Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike)announced today.
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will join the Pike County Historical Society on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 4 p.m., in hosting a showing of “Veteran Nation,” a 30-minute documentary that tells the story of the history of America’s veterans. The film will be showed at The Columns Museum, located at 608 Broad St., in Milford.
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown’s (R-Pike/Monroe) district office in East Stroudsburg will again host free veteran assistance and federal assistance hours throughout the month of December to assist area residents with related needs. Brown’s district office is located at 696 Seven Bridge Road, Suite 101, in East Stroudsburg.
HARRISBURG – While many Pennsylvanians are still struggling through a weakened national economy, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) voted against a measure that would increase state taxes in order to fix our state’s deteriorating roads and bridges. Brown issued the following statement after the vote:
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Pike/Monroe) will again host free veteran assistance and federal assistance hours throughout the month of November at her East Stroudsburg district office, located at 696 Seven Bridge Road, Suite 101, to assist area residents with related needs.
HARRISBURG – As part of the House Majority Policy Committee’s continuing initiative to recognize current programs in place to help combat poverty across the state, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) invited Chairman Dave Reed (R-Indiana) to host a roundtable discussion with area stakeholders working in the Pocono region.
WHAT: As part of the Empowering Opportunities: Gateways Out of Poverty policy initiative, the state House Majority Policy Committee will host a stakeholder roundtable discussion focusing on programs and practices designed to combat poverty within the Pocono region.
EAST STROUDSBURG – In continuing her efforts to assist and meet with local veterans, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host a Veterans Expo on Saturday, Nov. 9, from Noon to 3 p.m., at the Middle Smithfield Elementary School, located at 5180 Milford Road, in East Stroudsburg.
HARRISBURG – With the intent of cracking down on prescription drug abuse and specifically illegal drug sales in the 189th District and across Pennsylvania, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) joined the majority of her colleagues in the House in supporting House Bill 1694, which would create a confidential prescription drug monitoring database for professionals who prescribe or dispense prescription medication.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown’s (R-Monroe/Pike) resolution calling on the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee (LB&FC) to conduct a study of the status of character education in the public schools of this Commonwealth passed the House Education Committee today.
WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will be hosting a breast cancer awareness event at her district office in East Stroudsburg. Brown invites area residents to stop by and show their support for the disease by signing Ertle’s Pink Subaru and pick up information on breast cancer early detection procedures.