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Virtual Consumer Workshop Series

Virtual

This March, I am partnering with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) to host two separate workshops to help consumers save money on their utility bills. On Wednesday, March 2 at 6 p.m., the workshop will feature information about ways to stay connected to your utilities and how to conserve energy. The second workshop, scheduled […]

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2022 Veterans Service Officer Appointments

District Office 338 Main Street, Royersford, PA

My team and I are looking forward to continuing our partnership with the American Legion in 2022 to provide monthly Veterans Service Officer (VSO) appointments for local veterans!  VSOs provide expert assistance free of charge to veterans and their families and will be available one Thursday per month at my district office in Royersford by […]

Tips on Searching for Scholarships

Virtual

Looking for another resource to help reduce higher educational expenses?  Join us on March 23rd at 6:00 pm in learning about resources and tips for applying for scholarships. A scholarship could make all the difference for a student trying to pay for their postsecondary education. Scholarships are free money that help students meet their educational […]

Mobile Office Hours at Honey Brook Library this Friday

Honey Brook Community Library 687 Compass Road, Honey Brook, PA

In addition to the full-time office hours at our district office in Royersford, monthly Mobile Office Hours are provided at several locations across the 44th District to provide constituents with a variety of state government services conveniently. This Friday, March 25, our team will be available at the Honey Brook Community Library from 2:30 p.m. […]

Session Day

Pennsylvania State Capitol 501 N 3rd Street, Harrisburg, PA

Session Day

Pennsylvania State Capitol 501 N 3rd Street, Harrisburg, PA

Session Day

Pennsylvania State Capitol 501 N 3rd Street, Harrisburg, PA

Free Paper-Only Shred Event

Lionville Middle School 550 W Uwchlan Avenue, Exton, PA

Join State Representative Danielle Friel Otten and Senator Katie Muth for a FREE Paper-Only Shred Event! Bring your confidential documents to be destroyed! Each car will be limited to 4 file-size boxes. Small paper clips and staples are OK, but please no binder clips, binders, or cardboard (plan to take your boxes home with you). […]

Policy Hearing: #ItsOnUs: Combatting Sexual Assault on Campus

Virtual

On April 7th, 2022, Senators Muth, Cappelletti, Schwank, Collett, Hughes, and Santarsiero will host a hearing on the movement against sexual assault on college campus and the Governor's It's On Us package of bills designed to address this issue. The It’s On Us campaign is a national initiative started by the Obama Administration to raise […]

Policy Hearing: Helping the Helpers: Supporting EMS in PA

CCAC Allegheny Campus 808 Ridge Ave, Pittsburgh, PA

On April 20th, 2022, Senator Lindsey Williams and Representative Nick Pisciottano will host a joint hearing between of the House and Senate Democratic Policy Committees on regulatory reform for EMS Agencies in the Commonwealth. EMS agencies are vital to our public health and safety and are often heroes within our communities. Agencies across the Commonwealth […]

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2022 Veterans Service Officer Appointments

District Office 338 Main Street, Royersford, PA

My team and I are looking forward to continuing our partnership with the American Legion in 2022 to provide monthly Veterans Service Officer (VSO) appointments for local veterans!  VSOs provide expert assistance free of charge to veterans and their families and will be available one Thursday per month at my district office in Royersford by […]

Policy Hearing: Expanding School Based Health Centers in Pennsylvania

Virtual

On April 26th, Senators Muth and Haywood will host a hearing on the importance of expanding School Based Health Centers in the Commonwealth. School-based health centers (SBHCs) are a powerful tool for achieving health equity among children and adolescents who unjustly experience disparities in outcomes simply because of their race, ethnicity, or family income. It’s […]

Policy Hearing: Innovations for Economic Recovery: Childcare and College Students

Montgomery County Community College - Health Sciences Center - Room 1804 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA

On April 28th, Senators Collett, Cappelletti, Schwank, and Comitta will hold a hearing to discuss the challenges facing student and staff at institutions of higher education surrounding childcare. Lack of affordable and accessible childcare has impacted every industry and become dire during the pandemic. Colleges are in a unique position to help bolster the childcare […]

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2022 Veterans Service Officer Appointments

District Office 338 Main Street, Royersford, PA

My team and I are looking forward to continuing our partnership with the American Legion in 2022 to provide monthly Veterans Service Officer (VSO) appointments for local veterans!  VSOs provide expert assistance free of charge to veterans and their families and will be available one Thursday per month at my district office in Royersford by […]

Policy Hearing – Pennsylvania’s Shale Gas Boom: How Policy Decisions Failed to Protect Public Health and What We Can Do to Correct It

CCAC Boyce Campus 595 Beatty Road, Monroeville

On June 2, Senators Muth and Brewster will host a hearing regarding the health impacts of shale gas infrastructure in Pennsylvania. A chasm exists between the reliable public health research that has been conducted and the actions taken by legislators, the Governor’s Office, and the Department of Health. These actions demonstrate how the promise of economic benefits outweighed any sense of caution about potential health impacts from shale gas development, how the insistence on irrefutable evidence of health harms became the enemy of reasonable protective measures, and consequently how the burden of proof fell to the communities experiencing the health impacts. The hearing will also address recommendations on what can be done differently to ensure that public health considerations are included in the decision-making process going forward. The hearing will include testimony from impacted residents as well as experts in public health and policy regarding shale gas development. This hearing will be located in the auditorium of CCAC Boyce Campus, located at 595 Beatty Rd, Monroeville, PA 15146. A virtual option will also be available.

Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIlcOyopjIvGtD8_Yqys8tx6HZd4buN8jms

Policy Hearing – Student Voices in Education

Norristown Area School District | Administration Building 401 North Whitehall Road, West Norriton

On June 3rd, Senators Kearney, Muth, Cappelletti, and Collett will hold a hearing on student voices in education. Legislators, stakeholders, advocates, and parents dominate the vast majority of Pennsylvania’s public debate on hot button issues around education, including equity in schools, school climate, and student mental health. Rarely do the students who are the subjects of these debates get to weigh in on the issues themselves. This hearing will be an opportunity for students from 8 diverse school districts in Montgomery County who have been engaged in dialogue and data-driven research on these critical issues to present their research and experiences to policy makers. Specifically, students will present findings from research projects they conducted using the Psychological Sense of School Membership survey within their schools, that speak to questions of belonging within schools and equity between different student groups. The hearing will give policy makers a deeper understanding of school environments that affect youth mental health, school climate and safety, and inequality – all of which have been identified as top education concerns for policy development by members of the Education Committee and the caucus at large.

This hearing will be held at Norristown Area School District | Administration Building | 401 North Whitehall Road, West Norriton, PA 19403 with a ZOOM option for those who wish to participate virtually.

If participating virtually, register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlde-tpz8uHtFraJyxOfzrnbeuesjcXHh-

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2022 Veterans Service Officer Appointments

District Office 338 Main Street, Royersford, PA

My team and I are looking forward to continuing our partnership with the American Legion in 2022 to provide monthly Veterans Service Officer (VSO) appointments for local veterans!  VSOs provide expert assistance free of charge to veterans and their families and will be available one Thursday per month at my district office in Royersford by […]

Policy Hearing – “A Post-Roe Pennsylvania: Facts & Fiction”

House Democratic Caucus Room 418 Main Capitol Building, Harrisburg, PA

The House and Senate Democratic Policy Committees will hold a joint hearing with the Women's Health Caucus to hold a hearing on the facts and fiction of Pennsylvania’s Abortion regulations after the after the Supreme Court of the United States overturned Roe v. Wade, outlawing abortion in certain parts of the country. This hearing will […]

Policy Hearing – “A Post-Roe Pennsylvania”

William Way Community Center 1315 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA

The House and Senate Democratic Policy Committees will hold a joint hearing with the Women's Health Caucus on what the future of women’s healthcare looks like in Pennsylvania after the Supreme Court of the United States overturned Roe v. Wade, outlawing abortion. This hearing will be held at the William Way Community Center - 1315 […]

Policy Hearing – “A Post-Roe Pennsylvania”

Chatham University - Mellon Board Room 1 Woodlands Road, Pittsburgh, PA

The House and Senate Democratic Policy Committees will hold a joint hearing with the Women's Health Caucus on what the future of women’s healthcare looks like in Pennsylvania after the Supreme Court of the United States overturned Roe v. Wade, outlawing abortion.