Policy Hearing: Ending the Unethical Use of Solitary Confinement in PA

Policy Hearing: Ending the Unethical Use of Solitary Confinement in PA

At the request of Pennsylvania Senator John Kane (D- Chester/Delaware) and state Representative Tina Davis (D- Bucks), the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Policy Committee will hold a hybrid in person and virtual public hearing to discuss the use of solitary confinement on Pennsylvania prisoners. The hearing will include experts to discuss the psychological impact on inmates and legislative proposals to end the practice of solitary confinement in the commonwealth. 

Overdose Awareness Vigil

Overdose Awareness Vigil

Join Senator Kane, Senator Kearney, and other elected officials to honor the lives we have lost to overdoses. The vigil will take place on August 31 at 7:00 pm at the Delaware County Courthouse at 201 W Front Street, Media, PA. If you have any questions, call our district offices at 610-447-5845 or 610-510-8252.

Addiction Resource Fair

Addiction Resource Fair

Join us on Thursday, September 30 for an Addiction Resource Fair from 4-6 pm. The event will be held outdoors in a tent – Rain or Shine at 381 Brinton Lake Road in Thornton. Local organizations will provide resources for folks struggling with addiction and information about treatment options. We will also have a Narcan demonstration and distribution on-site. 

For more information, call 610-447-5845.

Free Shredding & Drug Take Back Event

Free Shredding & Drug Take Back Event

Please join Senator John Kane and Representative Leanne Krueger for a Free Shredding & Drug Take Back Event on Sunday, October 16, 2021. The event will be held from 9 am – noon at the Northley Middle School Parking Lot, 2801 Concord Road in Aston. 

Please enter from Concord Road.

Veterans Appreciation Lunch

Veterans Appreciation Lunch

Senator John Kane and Representative Leanne Krueger to host a Veterans Appreciation Lunch on Thursday, October 21 at 11 am at the American Legion Hall, Post 926 located at 3220 Concord Road in Aston. 

Veterans in the 161st Legislative District and a family member are invited to join State Representative Leanne Krueger and State Senator John Kane for a FREE Veteran’s lunch, as they salute your service. The staff from our district office will provide information on state government-related programs and services available to Veterans. Enjoy a light lunch, while learning about these invaluable resources.

We’ll also be joined by the Pennsylvania Mobile Veterans’ Van to assist accredited veterans and their family members in connecting with needed benefits such as disability, health care, pension, education, career assistance and more.

Seating is limited.

Please RSVP by calling (610) 534-6880 or by emailing RepKrueger@pahouse.net.