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McClinton praises Supreme Court ruling on Act 77 as win for PA voters & voting access

McClinton: The right to vote is at the core of our American identity

(Jan 11, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton released the following statement in response to President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris' latest push to defend democracy. Read more

 

McClinton applauds $60,000 grant to help extend Schuylkill River Trail in southwest Philly

(Jan 10, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton announced today that a $60,000 grant has been awarded to support the extension of the Schuylkill River Trail in southwest Philadelphia.  Read more

 

The attack on our democracy is not over, Pa. must protect and strengthen voting rights

(Jan 06, 2022)

One year after the insurrection on the U.S. Capitol, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton announced legislation to stand up against attacks against democracy and ensure every vote is counted. Read more

 

McClinton introduces comprehensive election bill to bolster democracy, marking one year since deadly insurrection on U.S. Capitol

(Jan 06, 2022)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton introduced legislation reflecting her commitment to stand up against attacks on democracy and make voting even safer and more accessible for all Pennsylvanians.  Read more

 

McClinton working to protect her communities from carjacking incidents

(Dec 23, 2021)

With carjacking incidents on the rise in Philadelphia, Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton is working to prevent her neighbors from falling victim. Read more

 

A big win in our fight to connect you and your family with affordable high-speed internet

(Dec 23, 2021)

Governor Tom Wolf recently signed landmark legislation that Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton voted for to help connect every Pennsylvanian with quality, affordable internet. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Veteran and substance abuse funding opportunities

(Dec 21, 2021)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Fall 2021 Philadelphia Newsletter

(Dec 17, 2021)

From housing assistance to the COVID-19 vaccine, PA House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton lays out important updates and resources in her latest newsletter. Read more

 

Fall 2021 Delaware County Newsletter

(Dec 17, 2021)

From housing assistance to the COVID-19 vaccine, PA House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton lays out important updates and resources in her latest newsletter. Read more

 

House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton votes in favor of Legislative Reapportionment Commission’s Preliminary Legislative Maps

(Dec 16, 2021)

Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton, D-Phila/Delaware, released the following statement during the meeting of the Legislative Reapportionment Commission. Read more

 

McClinton announces $50,000 to help ACHIEVEability connect West Philly with the COVID-19 Vaccine

(Dec 15, 2021)

Pa. House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton announced today that a $50,000 state grant is going to help the nonprofit ACHIEVEability connect people in West Philadelphia with the COVID-19 vaccine. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Child abuse and neglect prevention funding and business site development opportunities

(Dec 15, 2021)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

House Democratic Caucus welcomes new legislator to Harrisburg

(Dec 13, 2021)

Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton today welcomed a newly elected lawmaker to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Read more

 

McClinton joins Gov. Wolf, other legislative leaders to encourage Pennsylvanians to Enroll in Affordable, Comprehensive Health Insurance

(Dec 09, 2021)

PA House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton joined Governor Tom Wolf and other legislative leaders to continue their fight to provide quality, affordable healthcare to everyone. Read more

 

Cephas, McClinton applaud VP Harris’ call to action to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity

(Dec 08, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 8 – State Reps. Morgan Cephas and Joanna McClinton, both D-Phila., applauded the maternal mortality and morbidity call to action issued by Vice President Kamala Harris this week , citing legislation that can be enacted in Pennsylvania to improve health outcomes and save lives. “The issue of maternal health and the devastatingly high rates of maternal mortality and maternal morbidity in Pennsylvania and across the country have been and continue to be a top priority of mine,” Cephas said. “I’m grateful that Vice President Harris has issued this call to action, elevating this issue in front of the entire country.” “Maternal health is at the core of family wellness,” House Democratic Leader McClinton said. “Despite our nation’s strengths, the fact that we have one of the highest maternal mortality rates is a stain on our country. “I applaud Vice President Harris’ actions to bring visibility to this issue that impacts so many women in our communities.” According to the call to action issued by Harris, the maternal mortality rates in the United States are among the highest in the developed world and are especially high among Black women and Native American women, regardless of income or education levels. As part of the call to action, $3 billion in Build Back Better funding will be invested in maternal health and states will be encouraged to extend Medicaid programs to 12 Read more

 

McClinton, Harris announce $2.6 million to build a new boathouse and workshop in Bartram’s Garden

(Dec 07, 2021)

State Reps. Joanna McClinton and Jordan Harris announced today a grant for more than $2.6 million will invest in expanding outdoor opportunities at Bartram’s Garden. Read more

 

Delaware County elected officials applaud $4.6 million in funding for county’s 911 system

(Dec 07, 2021)

PA House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton joined representatives and senators from Delaware County to announce $4.5 million to improve the county’s aging 911 system. Read more

 

McClinton announces $3.66 million to support local efforts to combat gun violence

(Dec 02, 2021)

House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton announced today $3.66 million in grants will support several area organizations in their ongoing fight to stop the shootings and other forms of violence plaguing the communities she represents. Read more

 

McClinton applauds more than $188,000 going to help improve safety for Yeadon

(Dec 02, 2021)

PA House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton applauded a $188,751 grant that is going to help improve safety for her most vulnerable neighbors traveling in Yeadon Borough. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program; preservation planning; and substance abuse education and reduction grant opportunities
Jan 18, 2022

McClinton: The right to vote is at the core of our American identity
Jan 11, 2022

McClinton applauds $60,000 grant to help extend Schuylkill River Trail in southwest Philly
Jan 10, 2022

The attack on our democracy is not over, Pa. must protect and strengthen voting rights
Jan 06, 2022

McClinton introduces comprehensive election bill to bolster democracy, marking one year since deadly insurrection on U.S. Capitol
Jan 06, 2022

McClinton working to protect her communities from carjacking incidents
Dec 23, 2021

A big win in our fight to connect you and your family with affordable high-speed internet
Dec 23, 2021

Now open for applications: Veteran and substance abuse funding opportunities
Dec 21, 2021

Fall 2021 Philadelphia Newsletter
Dec 17, 2021

Fall 2021 Delaware County Newsletter
Dec 17, 2021

House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton votes in favor of Legislative Reapportionment Commission’s Preliminary Legislative Maps
Dec 16, 2021

McClinton announces $50,000 to help ACHIEVEability connect West Philly with the COVID-19 Vaccine
Dec 15, 2021

Now open for applications: Child abuse and neglect prevention funding and business site development opportunities
Dec 15, 2021

House Democratic Caucus welcomes new legislator to Harrisburg
Dec 13, 2021

McClinton joins Gov. Wolf, other legislative leaders to encourage Pennsylvanians to Enroll in Affordable, Comprehensive Health Insurance
Dec 09, 2021

Cephas, McClinton applaud VP Harris’ call to action to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity
Dec 08, 2021

McClinton, Harris announce $2.6 million to build a new boathouse and workshop in Bartram’s Garden
Dec 07, 2021

Delaware County elected officials applaud $4.6 million in funding for county’s 911 system
Dec 07, 2021

McClinton announces $3.66 million to support local efforts to combat gun violence
Dec 02, 2021

McClinton applauds more than $188,000 going to help improve safety for Yeadon
Dec 02, 2021