Frankford High School Labor Fair

I had an amazing time bringing a labor fair to Frankford High School - Philadelphia, PA today. Thank you to the team at Frankford as well as my dear friends Pat Eiding and Councilmember Katherine Gilmore Richardson for a great day!

April 6, 2022 - Port of Philadelphia Tour and Discussion

State Reps. Elizabeth Fiedler and Joe Hohenstein host an event to help members of the PA House of Representatives understand the economic impact the Port of Philadelphia has on the region and how the state legislature can further support it.

Release American Rescue Plan Funds Presser

Rep. Joe Hohenstein hosts a press conference with Governor Tom Wolf to call on House and Senate Republicans to release American Rescue Plan funds, money already allocated to Pennsylvania by the federal government, to help local businesses and families across the Commonwealth.

3rd Annual Labor Fair at Lincoln High School

Over 25 vendors were in attendance at state Rep. Joe Hohenstein's annual labor fair at Lincoln High School, representing unions and building trades from across the region. Hundreds of Lincoln students attended from all grades and had an opportunity to speak directly with trainers and apprenticeship coordinators about how to prepare for and pursue a lucrative career in skilled labor.

Residential Construction Problems and Overdevelopment in Philadelphia Communities

State Rep. Joe Hohenstein is introducing legislation that would give homeowners and neighborhoods the tools they need to keep their homes sound and neighborhoods safe from faulty construction techniques and out-of-scale development. These photos represent some of the issues found in neighborhoods Hohenstein and other state lawmakers represent.

Labor Fair at Abraham Lincoln High School

Rep. Hohenstein hosted a labor fair for students at Abraham Lincoln H.S. The event provided students with the chance to speak with local union and labor reps to learn about careers in the labor industry.

State grant awards presented to School District of Philadelphia schools

Rep. Joseph Hohenstein presents state grant awards to several School District of Philadelphia schools on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

Pittsburgh Disability Summit

Rep. Joe Hohenstein attends a Disability Summit in Pittsburgh.

Hohenstein assumes office as state legislator for 177th Legislative District

HARRISBURG, Jan. 1 – State Rep. Joe Hohenstein, D-Phila, was inaugurated today to represent Pennsylvania’s 177th Legislative District.