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Panel Discussion and Film on Redistricting Reform in Bethlehem

Bethlehem, August 24, 2016 – State Sen. Lisa Boscola (D-Northampton/Lehigh) and Rep. David Parker (R-Monroe) will take part in a panel discussion this Friday in Bethlehem on congressional and state legislative redistricting reform. Prior to the panel discussion, a segment…
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Joint Legislative Hearing in Pittsburgh Focuses on Eradicating Blight

Wilkinsburg, August 4, 2016 – At the request of state Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa, a joint state Senate-House Democratic Policy Committee hearing was held today on efforts and resources to fight blight within our communities, including the successes and…
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Boscola Announces Changes to Strengthen CRIZ Program

Harrisburg, July 13, 2016 – State Sen. Lisa Boscola today announced that the state’s new tax code legislation includes numerous changes aimed at making the CRIZ (City Revitalization and Improvement Zone) program more viable and useful for communities trying to…
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Boscola Announces Confirmation of Zito to District Justice in Northampton County

Harrisburg, July 13, 2016 – The state Senate today confirmed Bangor Attorney Alicia Rose Zito to finish the term of the late Northampton County District Justice Todd Strohe, state Sen. Lisa Boscola (D-Northampton/Lehigh) said today. “I was honored to recommend…
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