Dealing with the Crisis Facing PA’s First Responders

Rep. Rosemary Brown details important steps that the PA House of Representatives is taking to help recruit, retain, and respect our Helpers and Heroes the first responders who serve Pennsylvania’s communities.

Rally To Pass HB 629

State Rep. Rosemary Brown plans to introduce legislation that will require health insurers to cover treatment plans for Lyme disease or related tick-borne illnesses as prescribed by a patient’s health care practitioner, regardless if the treatment plan includes short-term or long-term antibiotic treatment.

Rep. Brown Discusses Impact of Tick-Borne Illnesses in PA

Continuing to shed light on the current health crisis caused by Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases in the Commonwealth, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) along with experts in the field offer additional recommendations about how the state can better combat this crisis.

Rep Brown On Hands Free Driving

State Rep. Rosemary holds a roundtable discussion of House Bill 37, the "hands free" distracted driving bill.

Brown Discusses Impact of Tick-Borne Illnesses in PA

Continuing to shed light on the current health crisis caused by Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases in the Commonwealth, State Rep. Rosemary Brown talks with Jeffrey Jahre, MD, an Infectious Disease Specialist.

Brown, House Health Committee Host Public Hearing Discussing Impact of Tick-Borne Illnesses in PA

Continuing to shed light on the current health crisis caused by Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases in the Commonwealth, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) along with Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Crawford/Forest/Warren), chairwoman of the House Health Committee, and other committee members held a public hearing to talk with local and state officials and their recommendations about how the state can combat this crisis.

Rep Brown Favors Budget Passage

Rep. Rosemary Brown comments on the 2019-20 Pennsylvania state budget proposal. The budget plan includes no new taxes, historic levels of funding for education, and saves for the future.

Brown Comments On HB 619

Rep. Rosemary Brown comments on House Bill 619, a bill that the governor has signed proclaiming Juneteenth as National Freedom Day. HB 619 was authored by Representative Sue Helm.

Brown Argues For House Bill 37

During the June 10th Transportation Committee meeting, Representative Rosemary Brown testifys about her House Bill 37, legislation that will prohibit the use of hand-held interactive wireless communications devices while operating a motor vehicle on the roadways of the Commonwealth.

Brown’s Resolution Declaring May as Lyme Disease Awareness Month in PA Adopted by House

My House resolution declaring May Lyme Disease Awareness Month in Pennsylvania was recently adopted unanimously by the House. I will continue to advocate on behalf of Pennsylvanians who are affected by this disease and other tick-borne illnesses and fight for better policies that will aid our medical communities in early detection of this disease, support research for treatments, and educate our health practitioners.