Galloway takes oath as state representative for 140th District

HARRISBURG, Jan. 3 – State Rep. John Galloway took the oath of office in the state Capitol today to begin his term representing the 140st Legislative District, which comprises part of Middletown Township, Falls Township, Morrisville Borough and Tullytown Borough.

The noon swearing-in ceremony marked the beginning of the 2023-24 session of the Pennsylvania House.

Galloway said some of his priorities will be fully-funded education for all, economic development and job creation, high quality affordable healthcare, and environmental protections.

“The greatest honor of my life has been serving the 140th District,” Galloway said. “I am determined to keep fighting the good fight for Pennsylvania’s working families so that they live in safe neighborhoods, their kids go to good schools and they have well-paying, family sustaining jobs.”

Galloway’s office can help with a variety of state-related services, including home heating assistance, children’s health insurance, prescription drug and property tax/rent rebate assistance. Residents can find out more by going to Galloway’s office is located at 8610 New Falls Road, Levittown, PA 19054.

Galloway has held the seat since 2006.

The Honorable John McNally, Judge, Court of Common Pleas, Dauphin County administered the oath of office.

Galloway is joined by 26 first-term Democratic members, eight of whom are women.

The Democratic Caucus continues to become more reflective of the state’s people: 35 are women and 34 are people of color.