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04/09/2014
HARRISBURG – In an effort to assist Pennsylvania schools to acquire automatic external defibrillators (AEDs), the House passed legislation, sponsored by Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), to establish a new AED program within the state Department of Education (PDE). The bill has been sent to the governor for his final approval.
04/03/2014
EAST STROUDSBURG – State Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) invites families to come out for the fourth annual Family Expo that she is co-hosting with State Rep. Mario Scavello (R-Monroe), on Sunday, April 6, from noon to 3 p.m., at the East Stroudsburg Area High School South All Purpose Room at 279 North Courtland St. in East Stroudsburg.
03/31/2014
HARRISBURG – In an effort to help educate parents and all residents of the 189th District of the newest drug concerns and prevention methods, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host two seminars to address the issue in April.
03/24/2014
HARRISBURG – Five communities in Pike County will receive $700,000 in gaming fund grants from the state, Reps. Mike Peifer (R-Monroe/Pike/Wayne) and Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced today.
03/05/2014
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.
02/20/2014
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.
01/29/2014
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.
01/23/2014
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.
01/23/2014
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.
12/12/2013
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.
12/05/2013
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.
11/22/2013
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:
11/12/2013
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.
11/07/2013
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.
11/01/2013
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.