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Senator Boscola Remarks on Christine’s Law

Christine’s Law is a common sense proposal that would allow police to pull over and fine drivers of vehicle who have snow and ice accumulated on their vehicle. It is meant as a preventive measure so our citizens clean off their vehicles before taking to our roadways.

 

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State Senate Committee Approves Sen. Boscola’s Redistricting Bill

Harrisburg, April 9, 2019 – The Senate State Government Committee today approved Sen. Lisa M. Boscola’s (D-Northampton/Lehigh) statewide redistricting reform legislation. The measure would amend the state’s constitution to establish an 11-member independent citizen’s commission to redraw Congressional and state…
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State Senate Legislative Policy Hearing in Philadelphia to Discuss Pedestrian Safety

Philadelphia, April 5, 2019 – The Senate Democratic Policy Committee held a hearing in Philadelphia today on solutions to improve pedestrian safety and decrease traffic incidents across Pennsylvania. “Pedestrian deaths in Pennsylvania were up 41% in the first half of…
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Boscola Announces $366,603 to be Awarded to Fire Companies & Emergency Medical Services Providers in 18th District

Bethlehem, March 27, 2018 – State Senator Lisa M. Boscola announced today that twenty-eight fire departments and emergency medical services (EMS) providers in the Lehigh and Northampton County portions of her district will be awarded $366,603 through the 2018-2019 Fire…
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Joint State Legislative Hearing Focuses on College Affordability

Harrisburg, March 26, 2019 – Democratic lawmakers today held a joint Senate-House hearing in Harrisburg on legislation aimed at making college more affordable.  The joint state Senate-House Democratic Policy Committee hearing focused on the proposed “Pennsylvania Promise Act” legislation introduced…
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