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Jul

22

2021

July 22, 2021

In this Update: Help for Renters and Homeowners 2021 Legislative Review: Education New Law Increases Access to 5G  Update on Proposed Integration of State Universities  Hearing on State COVID-19 Contact Tracing Contract Help for Renters and Homeowners The federal moratorium on evictions will be lifted at the end of this month. Assistance is available through […]   [Read More]

Jul

16

2021

July 16, 2021

 

Joint Hearing – Senate Appropriations and Education Committees | July 20 at 11:15 am | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 |     [Read More]

Jul

12

2021

July 12, 2021

There is perhaps nothing more important in a young child’s life than the solid foundation they receive from a great education. With the passage of Pennsylvania’s state budget, our Commonwealth is again making new and significant investments in education at all levels to ensure that every child has the opportunity to succeed. This budget provides […]   [Read More]

Jul

12

2021

July 12, 2021

Recently, I submitted an op-ed to the Morning Call, providing context to the decision making surrounding the recently passed 2021-22 state budget. My article is below in its entirety. State Budget Provides Vital Funding, While Promoting Fiscal Strength Following Pandemic By: State Senator Pat Browne – 16th District Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee Finalizing the […]   [Read More]

Jul

09

2021

July 09, 2021

In this Update: 5G Reforms, Authored by Sen. Browne, Signed into Law Browne’s Criminal Justice Reform Bill Signed by Governor. South Whitehall Township Police’s Youth Academy Graduation Parents have until July 15 to Choose Additional Year of Education for their Child Following Pandemic Disruptions Bills of Note Passed by the Senate in 2021 Bipartisan Task […]   [Read More]

Jul

01

2021

July 01, 2021

State Budget Makes Historic Investments in Education There is perhaps nothing more important in a young child’s life than the solid foundation they receive from a great education. With the passage of Pennsylvania’s state budget, our Commonwealth is again making new and significant investments in education at all levels to ensure that every child has […]   [Read More]

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