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06/24/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown’s (R-Monroe/Pike) legislation to grant the power of investigation and mediation of complaints from planned communities, cooperatives and condominiums to the Office of Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection passed the House on Tuesday.
06/23/2016
HARRISBURG – In a continued effort to fight against opioid abuse in Pennsylvania, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is sponsoring the Safe Emergency Prescribing Act, which seeks to regulate the prescribing of controlled substances in hospital emergency departments and urgent care centers. House Bill 1699 passed the House on Thursday.
05/24/2016
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is announcing a new initiative in the 189th District, which she has dubbed the “District of Character.” As a way to kick off this initiative, she has sponsored House Resolution 897, which designates May 22-28 as “Character Development Reminder Week” in Pennsylvania.
05/11/2016
WHAT: State Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is co-hosting another Financial Literacy Reality Fair with East Stroudsburg High School North where students will get a hands-on opportunity to experience financial life in the “real world.” This event is being sponsored by the NE PA Community Federal Credit Union. Visit www.pcua.org/PACreditUnionFoundation/FinancialRealityFairs.aspx for more information about the activities at the event.
04/21/2016
HARRISBURG – Applications are now available for Volunteer Fire Assistance Grants through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Rep. Jack Rader (R-Monroe), Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) and Rep. David Parker (R-Monroe) announced.
04/21/2016
WHAT: Representative Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will co-host “Spring Into Health,” a health and wellness event for area residents of all ages. This event will include the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk (JDRF), group fitness activities, live entertainment, activities for kids, health food demonstrations, informational healthy sessions and screenings. There is no fee to attend.
04/19/2016
WHAT: Representative Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host the House Urban Affairs Committee for a public hearing in East Stroudsburg to focus on a bill she is sponsoring to address the way in which planned communities are handled by the Bureau of Consumer Protection. Brown plans to testify on behalf of her House Bill 1774, which would grant the power of investigation and mediation of complaints from planned communities, cooperatives and condominiums to the Office of Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection.
04/13/2016
HARRISBURG – Representative Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will co-host “Spring Into Health,” a health and wellness event for area residents of all ages.
04/08/2016
EAST STROUDSBURG – Northampton Community College (NCC) students participated in the Financial Literacy Reality Fair, which was co-hosted by state Representatives Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) and Jack Rader (R-Monroe) and NCC, on Thursday, April 7, on the NCC campus. The event was sponsored by the Pennsylvania State Employees Credit Union (PSECU).
04/08/2016
WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will be giving the keynote speech at the Girls World Expo, being held at the Stroud Mall on April 10. Brown will also present certificates of recognition to 10 girls receiving the Girls of Merit award at the event.
04/04/2016
WHAT: State Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will co-host a Financial Reality Fair with Reps. Jack Rader (R-Monroe) and Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton), and Northampton Community College (NCC). NCC students will get a hands-on opportunity to experience financial life in the “real world.” Approximately 100 students are expected to take part in the program. The event is being sponsored by PSECU.
03/30/2016
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced this week that persons with disabilities ages 18 and over, including senior citizens, who are living in the 189th District are invited to schedule an appointment during the Disability Advocacy Program hours, a new constituent outreach at her district office.
03/24/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe) made the following statement after Gov. Tom Wolf announced he will allow the General Assembly’s latest budget to become law:
03/16/2016
HARRISBURG – As Pennsylvania’s schools, hospitals, child advocacy centers and agriculture programs continue to be among those in most urgent need of state funding, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) voted in favor of another budget plan to complete the 2015-16 state budget on Wednesday.
03/08/2016
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) reminds residents of the 189th District that assistance in applying for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate program is available at her district office at no charge.