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08/20/2019
HARRISBURG – Reps. Mike Peifer (R-Pike/Wayne) and Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) encourage local senior citizens, along with their families and caregivers, to attend the annual Senior Expo on Friday, Sept. 6.
08/05/2019
HARRISBURG – Continuing to pave the way for further funding and research for Lyme Disease, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced that East Stroudsburg University’s (ESU) Tick Research Lab will receive another $500,000 from the 2019-20 state budget.
07/05/2019
EAST STROUDSBURG – Working to help prospective students financially prepare for college, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will be hosting monthly PHEAA informational meetings at her district office beginning this month. July’s meeting will take place on Wednesday, July 10.
06/28/2019
HARRISBURG – In the midst of budget debates this week, Rep. Rosemary Brown’s (R-Monroe/Pike) budgetary and financial literacy efforts proved to be successful as her high school personal finance course legislation was unanimously passed by the House and her budget reform bill combating budget overruns was amended into the budget administrative code and sent to the governor’s desk for approval.
06/25/2019
HARRISBURG – Today, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), along with other House members, voted on and approved the 2019-20 state budget bill with a vote of 140-62. House Bill 790 now heads to the Senate for concurrence.
06/19/2019
HARRISBURG – In an effort to improve Pennsylvania’s budget process and its transparency, the House passed numerous budget reform bills this week, including Rep. Rosemary M. Brown’s (R-Monroe/Pike) legislation to combat budget overruns, House Bill 923.
06/10/2019
HARRISBURG – Today Rep. Rosemary M. Brown’s (R-Monroe/Pike) hands-free cellphone legislation, House Bill 37, passed unanimously out of the House Transportation Committee.
06/07/2019
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced that her Incentive-Based Savings Account legislation, House Bill 858, was passed unanimously by the House and now moves to the Senate for consideration.
05/16/2019
Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will be hosting an Anniversary Tea for couples in the 189th Legislative District celebrating 50 or more years of marriage.
05/13/2019
HARRISBURG –With the Commonwealth still leading the nation in documented cases of Lyme disease, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) sponsored House Resolution 38, which designates May 2019 as Lyme Disease Awareness Month in Pennsylvania. Lyme disease is a bacterial infection transmitted primarily by ticks and is caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi.
04/29/2019
WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is hosting a press conference on her hands-free cellphone legislation and is again calling for action to help stop distracted driving crashes related to phone use and fatalities throughout the Commonwealth.
04/24/2019
WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), volunteers from the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Monroe County (RSVP), and East Stroudsburg High School South’s Advanced Placement program are hosting their second annual “Share Your Career Day” event. RSVP will have 25 volunteers meet with students to discuss their interests in a variety of career paths. The career fields will include medicine, law, education, social services, publishing, government, finance, public service, law enforcement, technology, clergy, engineering, military, sales and real estate.
04/18/2019
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is again calling for action on her legislation to help stop distracted driving accidents related to phone use and fatalities throughout the Commonwealth.
04/12/2019
HARRISBURG – Reps. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) and Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) announced today that a $50,000 Educators in the Workforce grant was awarded to Pocono Counties Teacher in the Workplace Program - Future Ready Educators.
04/02/2019
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) invites all local couples celebrating 50 or more years of marriage to her Anniversary Tea on Friday, May 17, from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Shawnee Fire Company No.1, 102 Firehouse Lane, Shawnee-on-Delaware.