At the request of State Senators Art Haywood, Christine Tartaglione, and John Kane the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Policy Committee will hold a virtual public hearing on raising the minimum wage for Pennsylvanians. The hearing in being held on Martin Luther King, Jr’s Day of Service to honor his legacy of fighting for worker’s rights and economic justice.
The hearing is scheduled for Monday, January 18, 2020, at 1 p.m.
You can register through Zoom here.
The COVID 19 vaccine is finally here! Distribution to front line health care workers has begun, and soon it will be available to the general population. To give you more information on the distribution plan and provide an opportunity to have YOUR vaccine questions, I am cohosting a virtual townhall with Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine and Senator Katie Muth.
Join Senators John Kane and Amanda Cappelletti and Rep. Jennifer O’Mara for an instructional event on How to Apply for Unemployment, with guest speaker Julia Simon-Mishel from Philadelphia Legal Assistance. The event will be streamed live at facebook.com/SenatorJohnKane
Although more and more Pennsylvanians are being vaccinated every day, there are still many questions that remain for those still waiting. The PA Senate Democrats are partnering with experts to host several virtual town halls to answer questions about eligibility, timing, side effects, and more.