HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) initiated House Bill 1712, which seeks to establish the self-funded, freestanding Private Dam Financial Assurance Act. Brown’s bill passed the state House this week, with a unanimous bipartisan vote, 196-0.
HARRISBURG – On Tuesday, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) joined her House colleagues at a joint session of the Pennsylvania General Assembly to hear Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget proposal for the 2016-17 fiscal year. The 2015-16 budget is currently 87 percent complete since the governor line item vetoed $6.3 billion from the plan in December.
HARRISBURG – On Friday, the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee voted in favor of House Bill 1712, legislation sponsored by Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) to establish the freestanding Private Dam Financial Assurance Act. This bill addresses an issue that was originally brought to Brown’s attention by residents of the 189th District.
EAST STROUDSBURG – At State Representative Rosemary M. Brown’s (R-Monroe/Pike) recent Veterans Celebration event on Nov. 7, Delaware Township Supervisor and Vetstock Chairman Tom Ryan presented a check for $1,000 to American Legion Post No. 514 for the purchase of an automatic external defibrillator (AED) for its facility.
HARRISBURG – State Representative Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) joined several of her House colleagues Tuesday at a press conference in Harrisburg to introduce a package of bills to continue the fight against opioid abuse in Pennsylvania.
WHAT: State Reps. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon), Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland), John Maher (R-Allegheny/Washington), Dan Moul (R-Adams) and Stephen Kinsey (D-Philadelphia) will discuss a package of bills that address the recommendations of the report of the Task Force and Advisory Committee on Opioid Prescription Drug Proliferation.
EAST STROUDSBURG – In an effort to continue providing area veterans with the resources and recognition they deserve, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host a veterans’ appreciation event on Saturday, Nov. 7, from noon to 3 p.m., at the Middle Smithfield Elementary School, located at 5180 Milford Road in East Stroudsburg.
EAST STOUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will co-host a Neurological Health Seminar on Thursday, Oct. 29, from 6-8 p.m., in the Stroud and Brodhead Room at the Pocono Medical Center, located at 206 East Brown St., in East Stroudsburg.
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) co-hosted a Financial Reality Fair at the East Stroudsburg High School South with the NEPA Community Federal Credit Union on Thursday.
HARRISBURG – On Wednesday, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) joined the majority of her House colleagues in voting “no” against drastically raising taxes on Pennsylvania families. Following the vote, Brown issued the statement below:
WHAT: State Representative Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), in conjunction with the NEPA Community Federal Credit Union, will host a Financial Reality Fair. Seniors at East Stroudsburg High School South will get a hands-on opportunity to experience financial life in the real world. More than 200 seniors are expected to take part in the program, where they will choose a career with an entry-level salary and use the money they earn to choose essential items.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) joined the majority of her House colleagues in voting in favor of providing some emergency funding for school districts and agencies that are struggling to make ends meet as a result of the ongoing state budget impasse.
MILFORD – Reps. Rosemary Brown (R-Pike/Monroe) and Mike Peifer (R-Pike/Wayne) are inviting all area seniors and their families to attend a Senior Expo on Thursday, Sept. 3. The annual event will give seniors the opportunity to learn more about services and activities in the area that can enhance their quality of life.
WHAT: House Majority Caucus Chairwoman Sandra Major (R-Montrose), along with Reps. Rosemary Brown (R-East Stroudsburg), Jack Rader (R-Reeders) and David Parker (R-East Stroudsburg) will hold a news conference to speak about the current budget stalemate, along with its expected impact on local social services.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced this week that as part of her ongoing efforts to discuss the state’s most pressing issues with residents of the 189th District, she will host three legislative coffee events, starting later this month.