Senator Boscola Holds a Telephone Town Hall to discuss the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Senator Lisa Boscola

State Senate Policy Hearing on the Impact of COVID-19 on the African American Community

Harrisburg – June 4, 2020 – At the request of state Senators Art Haywood (D-Philadelphia/Montgomery), Anthony Williams (D-Philadelphia/Delaware, Vince Hughes (D-Philadelphia), and Shariff Street (D-Philadelphia), the Senate Democratic Policy Committee today held a...
Policy Hearing

Joint Policy Hearing Focuses on Pandemic Funding for Childcare Centers

Harrisburg – May 27, 2020 – At the request of state Senators Judy Schwank (D – Berks) and Lindsey Williams (D – Allegheny), the Senate and House Democratic Policy Committees today held a virtual public hearing to discuss critical funding for childcare centers, pre-K,...

Boscola and Samuelson Announce $859,000 in State Grants for Northampton County Projects

Bethlehem, May 14, 2020 - - State Senator. Lisa Boscola and State Representative Steve Samuelson today announced state funding totaling $859,257 for projects in Northampton County through the Local Share Account – Northampton & Lehigh Counties. “I’m pleased to...

Boscola Requests Lehigh Valley Moved to Yellow Phase of Reopening

Bethlehem, May 8, 2020 - - State Sen. Lisa Boscola today in a letter to Governor Tom Wolf requested that Northampton and Lehigh Counties be moved to the yellow phase of reopening. In the letter, Boscola (D-Northampton-Lehigh) requested the move to the yellow phase,...

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Senator Lisa Boscola serves as chair of the  Senate Policy Committee. This committee holds public hearings and meetings across the state and serves as the catalyst to enacting major policy initiatives put forth by members of the Senate Democratic Caucus. 

The Policy Committee typically holds hearings outside of Harrisburg to investigate the local impact of certain issues and collect valuable expert input. Click below to view the committee’s hearing schedule, latest news, video and more.

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Joint Policy Hearing Focuses on Pandemic Funding for Childcare Centers

Joint Policy Hearing Focuses on Pandemic Funding for Childcare Centers

Harrisburg – May 27, 2020 – At the request of state Senators Judy Schwank (D – Berks) and Lindsey Williams (D – Allegheny), the Senate and House Democratic Policy Committees today held a virtual public hearing to discuss critical funding for childcare centers, pre-K,...