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01/14/2015
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced that district residents seeking assistance with any state-related issue should visit her new district office location at 143 Seven Bridge Road in East Stroudsburg.
01/09/2015
On Tuesday, Jan. 6, members of the state House and Senate took the oath of office, marking the start of the 199th Session of the Pennsylvania General Assembly. Pictured, from left, are Rep. Jack Rader Jr. (R-Monroe), Rep. David Parker (R-Monroe), Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike). The swearing-in ceremony was the first for Parker and Rader, as they were elected to office in November 2014. Heffley and Brown were both elected to office in 2010 and are now serving their third terms.
01/08/2015
HARRISBURG – To help raise awareness about many of the changes taking place regarding child abuse background clearances in Pennsylvania, the Department of Human Services has launched a new website at www.KeepKidsSafe.pa.gov to offer guidance to adults about the new rules, which took effect recently, said Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike).
01/06/2015
HARRISBURG – On Tuesday, Jan. 6, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) took the oath of office and was sworn in to serve her third term as state representative for the 189th Legislative District.
11/14/2014
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host a hearing with the Basic Education Funding Commission to discuss Pennsylvania’s basic education funding formula. Members of the community are invited to join the commission and panel of area educators on Thursday, Dec. 4, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Carl T. Secor Administrative Center, located at 50 Vine St., East Stroudsburg.
11/10/2014
HARRISBURG – As a member of the House Majority Policy Committee’s initiative to combat poverty in Pennsylvania, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is continuing her efforts to authorize and regulate savings promotion raffles in the state.
11/07/2014
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) has announced that public hearings regarding electricity rate increase requests, previously scheduled for Nov. 4 in East Stroudsburg, have been rescheduled, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) said today. The hearings are now scheduled for Monday, Nov. 17, at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. at East Stroudsburg University’s Innovation Center Room.
10/31/2014
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) today issued the following statement upon the capture of accused cop killer Eric Frein on Oct. 30 in Monroe County:
10/27/2014
EAST STROUDSBURG – In continuing her efforts to assist and meet with local veterans, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host a Veterans Expo on Saturday, Nov. 1, from noon to 3 p.m., at the Middle Smithfield Elementary School, located at 5180 Milford Road, in East Stroudsburg.
10/24/2014
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced this week that the Delaware Water Gap Borough will receive a $15,000 state grant to start rehabilitation work on Lake Lenape.
10/22/2014
HARRISBURG – The Pike County Conservation District has been awarded a $188,000 grant for water quality testing, Reps. Mike Peifer (R-Monroe/Pike/Wayne) and Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced today.
10/16/2014
EAST STROUDSBURG – In continuing her efforts to assist and meet with local veterans, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host a Veterans Expo on Saturday, Nov. 1, from noon to 3 p.m., at the Middle Smithfield Elementary School, located at 5180 Milford Road, in East Stroudsburg.
10/09/2014
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) spoke about her plan to promote personal financial savings through raffles at an event recognizing Credit Union Day at the Capitol on Tuesday.
10/08/2014
HARRISBURG – In continuing her efforts to focus on the importance of financial literacy, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) recently testified before the House Education Committee to require financial literacy coursework as a high school graduation requirement in Pennsylvania’s public schools.
08/26/2014
EAST STROUDSBURG – As part of Rep. Rosemary M. Brown’s (R-Monroe/Pike) ongoing efforts to engage in discussions on important state issues throughout the 189th District, she’s encouraging residents to attend her Legislative Coffee dates scheduled for the coming weeks.