City & State’s Year in Review

(Dec 20, 2023)

The year 2023 is one we won’t soon forget. Women from across the commonwealth made history, shattering glass ceiling after glass ceiling, winning major elections in Pennsylvania’s most-populated counties. Read more

 

Governor Shapiro Hosts Ceremonial Bill Signing with Meek Mill, Speaker McClinton, Legislative Leaders, and Reform Advocates, Enacting Historic Probation Reform Legislation to Create More Fairness in Pennsylvania’s Criminal Justice System

(Dec 15, 2023)

Governor Shapiro and Lieutenant Governor Davis joined by Meek Mill, Speaker McClinton, legislative leaders, and reform advocates for the ceremonial signing of legislation that will pave the way for more Pennsylvanians to get the second chances they deserve. Read more

 

McClinton and Ward talk trust, budget, and business at PA Chamber dinner

(Dec 15, 2023)

Despite the often heated debates over legislation between the GOP-led state Senate and the Democratic-led House over the past year, the two women who lead the chambers say their working relationship is as strong as ever. Read more

 

A Q&A with PA House Speaker Joanna McClinton

(Dec 11, 2023)

McClinton talks her first year in office, opportunities and challenges in Philadelphia and her goals for 2024. Read more

 

Happy Holidays! The Property Tax Rent Rebate Program deadline is quickly approaching!

(Dec 08, 2023)

The Property Tax Rent Rebate Program deadline is Dec. 31! Contact my office if you have any questions or need assistance completing the application. Read more

 

Pennsylvania’s health insurance marketplace is open for business.

(Dec 07, 2023)

Open enrollment with Pennie – the state health insurance marketplace – runs through Jan. 19. Read more

 

Philadelphia Mayor-elect Cherelle Parker names "intergovernmental roundtable"

(Dec 05, 2023)

Philadelphia Mayor-elect Cherelle Parker was voted in after calling for an intergovernmental approach to attack the city's issues including the open air drug market in Kensington, public safety and the underfunded school system.On Tuesday, she introduced the city to her "intergovernmental roundtable" working with her before she takes office.Local, state and federal leaders are expected to be part of the panel. They'll help guide Parker before she takes office in January. Read more

 

Representative Joanna McClinton Hosted her Third Annual Turkey Giveaway

(Dec 05, 2023)

Representative Joanna McClinton Hosted her Third Annual Turkey Giveaway Read more

 

Join us for our annual Holiday Health and Wellness Expo on Dec. 5!

(Nov 30, 2023)

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2023 Holiday Health and Wellness Expo

(Nov 28, 2023)

My office is hosting its annual Holiday Health & Wellness Expo on Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m at Motivation Highschool, 5900 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19143. Seniors in attendance will receive a healthy lunch, enjoy live entertainment, and learn more about the benefits of eating well and exercising. Registration for this event is required . Please complete this form or call my office at 215-748-6712 to RSVP. I look forward to seeing you there! Read more

 

Turkey giveaways, races, a parade some of the signs of the season

(Nov 26, 2023)

State House Speaker Joanna McClinton, who districts lies Philadelphia and Delaware County held turkey distribution events recently including one at Darby Recreation Center, 1022 Ridge Ave., Darby. Read more

 

Will you be celebrating the season with me?

(Nov 22, 2023)

Thank you for coming to our Turkey Giveaways! Thank you for coming to our turkey giveaways! Visit my Flickr to find more photos from the November 18 th giveaway , the November 20 th giveaway , and the United Block Captains Association Senior Luncheon . Thanksgiving Office Closure In observance of Thanksgiving, my offices will be closed on the 23rd and 24th. We will be open during regular business hours on Monday. Leave us a message or send an email & we will get back to you as soon as possible! Have a Happy Thanksgiving! RSVP for Celebrate the Season with Seniors My office is hosting its annual Holiday Health & Wellness Expo on Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Seniors in attendance will receive a healthy lunch, enjoy live entertainment, and learn more about the benefits of eating well and exercising. Registration for this event is required. Please complete this form or call my office at 215-748-6712 to RSVP. I look forward to seeing you there! Property Tax Rent Rebate deadline is December 31 st ! The deadline to apply for the 2022 Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program - for rebates on property taxes or rent paid in 2022 - is Sunday, Dec. 31. The rebate program benefits eligible Pennsylvanians 65 or older; widows and widowers 50 or older; and people with disabilities 18 or older. This year, Read more

 

Mayor Kenney Joins City and State Officials to Break Ground at Rebuild’s Blanche A. Nixon Library

(Nov 21, 2023)

The City’s Rebuild program with the support of state and federal partners invest $8.5 million into the historic West Philadelphia library. Read more

 

McClinton Celebrates Passage of Legislation Protecting Abortion Care in PA

(Nov 16, 2023)

State House Speaker Joanna McClinton is touting the chamber’s swift passage of legislation that would protect women seeking abortion care in Pennsylvania from being criminally penalized by other states. Read more

 

Get ready for the Holidays with my office!

(Nov 16, 2023)

My office can help you sign up for Pennie or LIHEAP! Darby Turkey Giveaway and Vaccine Clinic THIS SATURDAY The Thanksgiving holiday is a time where friends and family come together and share a wonderful meal. My office wants to help, so we’re hosting our annual Turkey Giveaway THIS Saturday, November 18th at the Darby Recreation Center. At this event, residents will receive a turkey for Thanksgiving dinner and have access to a host of state-related services and material. Free flu and COVID vaccines will also be available . If you or a loved one could benefit from this event, I encourage you to come out on Saturday to receive your turkey! Event time : 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Address: 1022 Ridge Ave., Darby, Pa., 19023 Can’t make our Saturday Giveaway? Join us on Monday! My office will be hosting a turkey giveaway with Create Motivate Inspire on MONDAY, November 20 at the F.J. Myers Recreation Center. If you or a loved one could benefit from this event, I encourage you to come out on Monday and get a turkey! Event time : 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. or while supplies last Address : 5801 Kingsessing Avenue, 19143 RSVP for Celebrate the Season with Seniors \ My office is hosting its annual Holiday Health & Wellness Expo on Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Seniors in Read more

 

Pa. House passes bill to protect out-of-state expectant mothers who seek abortion care

(Nov 16, 2023)

Lawmakers in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed a bill to protect pregnant women traveling from states that have banned abortions to the commonwealth for reproductive care, and they did it in just three weeks. Read more

 

McClinton’s Pardon-Reform Measure Gains Support from House Committee

(Nov 13, 2023)

State House Speaker Joanna McClinton’s legislation to reform Pennsylvania’s pardon process advanced one-step closer to consideration in the state House Monday when it was approved by the House Judiciary Committee. Read more

 

Community Turkey Giveaway

(Nov 13, 2023)

Event Date: November 20 Event time : 3-6 p.m. Event location : Myers Recreation Center, 5801 Kingsessing Ave. Read more

 

3rd Annual Thanksgiving Giveaway & Vaccine Clinics

(Nov 13, 2023)

Free flu and COVID vaccines registration. Event date: November 18 Event time : 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Address: 1022 Ridge Ave., Darby, Pa., 19023 Read more

 

Pa. House committee advances bill that would change how the state handles pardons

(Nov 13, 2023)

The state House Judiciary Committee on Monday voted 14-11 along party lines to advance a bill that would change how Pennsylvania handles pardons. Read more

 

City & State’s Year in Review
Dec 20, 2023

Governor Shapiro Hosts Ceremonial Bill Signing with Meek Mill, Speaker McClinton, Legislative Leaders, and Reform Advocates, Enacting Historic Probation Reform Legislation to Create More Fairness in Pennsylvania’s Criminal Justice System
Dec 15, 2023

McClinton and Ward talk trust, budget, and business at PA Chamber dinner
Dec 15, 2023

A Q&A with PA House Speaker Joanna McClinton
Dec 11, 2023

Happy Holidays! The Property Tax Rent Rebate Program deadline is quickly approaching!
Dec 08, 2023

Pennsylvania’s health insurance marketplace is open for business.
Dec 07, 2023

Philadelphia Mayor-elect Cherelle Parker names "intergovernmental roundtable"
Dec 05, 2023

Representative Joanna McClinton Hosted her Third Annual Turkey Giveaway
Dec 05, 2023

Join us for our annual Holiday Health and Wellness Expo on Dec. 5!
Nov 30, 2023

2023 Holiday Health and Wellness Expo
Nov 28, 2023

Turkey giveaways, races, a parade some of the signs of the season
Nov 26, 2023

Will you be celebrating the season with me?
Nov 22, 2023

Mayor Kenney Joins City and State Officials to Break Ground at Rebuild’s Blanche A. Nixon Library
Nov 21, 2023

McClinton Celebrates Passage of Legislation Protecting Abortion Care in PA
Nov 16, 2023

Get ready for the Holidays with my office!
Nov 16, 2023

Pa. House passes bill to protect out-of-state expectant mothers who seek abortion care
Nov 16, 2023

McClinton’s Pardon-Reform Measure Gains Support from House Committee
Nov 13, 2023

Community Turkey Giveaway
Nov 13, 2023

3rd Annual Thanksgiving Giveaway & Vaccine Clinics
Nov 13, 2023

Pa. House committee advances bill that would change how the state handles pardons
Nov 13, 2023