House hails West Greene Lady Pioneers, PIAA softball victors

(Jun 27, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder salutes the West Greene High School Lady Pioneers softball team, the Class A state champions, before the state House of Representatives. Read more

 

Snyder: No truth to casino attack mailer

(Jun 21, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that an attack mailer claiming she supported “big gambling interests” over senior citizens is patently false and laughably ridiculous. Read more

 

Fighting for good jobs; Medical marijuana facility near Carmichaels; Overhaul of animal abuse laws; and partial turnpike toll amnesty

(Jun 21, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder provides updates on legislation that would provide a comprehensive overhaul of Pa.'s animal abuse laws, a Capitol rally in support of family sustaining wages and a medicinal marijuana permit awarded in Greene County. Read more

 

Snyder Fights For Jobs

(Jun 20, 2017)

Pa. state Rep. Pam Snyder speaks at a Capitol labor rally in defense of jobs that provide a family sustaining wages, good benefits and a Pennsylvania worker's right to unionize. Read more

 

Snyder: Firm awarded permit to grow medical marijuana near Carmichaels

(Jun 20, 2017)

HARRISBURG, June 20 – A medical marijuana greenhouse operation near Carmichaels is one of 12 such facilities granted licenses today by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, state Rep. Pam Snyder announced. Snyder said AGRiMED Industries LLC will grow and cultivate medical cannabis on 61 acres off Thomas Road in Cumberland Township, as part of a $25 million investment. Snyder said this is good news for those suffering from a variety of illnesses and the local economy. “I favored allowing medical marijuana in Pennsylvania because it will alleviate the pain of those who suffer from a variety of medical conditions,” Snyder said. “Tightly regulated and secure growing and processing facilities were going to be sanctioned in the commonwealth as an inevitable result. “I’m glad to see that one of them was chosen for placement in the 50 th Legislative District, because we’re looking at 40 jobs right off the bat and 100 workers within five years, according to news reports.” Snyder said medical marijuana cannot be distributed in any form that can be smoked, and thus is limited to pill, oil, liquid or topical ointment form. “I’m pleased to have worked with Cumberland Township, Greene County and state officials on bringing the facility to our area,” Snyder said. “But in reality, this is an offshoot of the larger purpose of the law, which brings relief to those afflicted with 17 medical conditions that can Read more

 

2017-18 hunting licenses go on sale June 19; Bill to protect motorcyclists’ investments advances; Speaking out for voters

(Jun 13, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder that hunting/trapping licenses for 2017-18 go on sale June 19. Also, her measure that would cover motorcycles under Pa.'s Automobile Lemon Law advances. Read more

 

Snyder: Remove barriers that deter participation in elections

(Jun 13, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder advocates for action on her legislation that would provide early voting and no-excuse absentee balloting for Pennsylvania voters. Read more

 

Consumer Affairs panel advances bill to protect motorcyclists’ investments

(Jun 12, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that the House Consumer Affairs Committee has approved her measure that would cover motorcycles under Pennsylvania’s Automobile Lemon Law.“If you buy or lease a new motorcycle with defects affecting its safety, value and use, the manufacturer should fix it – the same as with cars and trucks," Snyder said. Read more

 

Bill honors Vietnam War hero; Electronics collection on June 14; Property Tax/Rent Rebate deadline; and Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

(Jun 07, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that her bill that would name a Greene County bridge as the Private First Class Brent A. McClellan Memorial Bridge received unanimous support in the House. Read more

 

Snyder wins unanimous vote on bill honoring local Vietnam War hero

(Jun 05, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder, recalling how his death in Vietnam shook the community, wins House approval of her measure that would name a Greene County bridge as the Private First Class Brent A. McClellan Memorial Bridge. Read more

 

Snyder reiterates support for Mon-Fayette Expressway

(Jun 05, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder emphasizes her continued support for extending the Mon-Fayette Expressway 14 miles to the Interstate 376 – Parkway East – in Monroeville. “Extending the expressway to Monroeville has been and remains the priority with me,” Snyder said. “Its completion is vital to Fayette County, eastern Greene County and the entire Mon Valley.” Read more

 

Second of four electronics recycling events set for June 14 at Greene County Fairgrounds

(Jun 01, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that the second electronics recycling event of the year will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, at the Greene County Fairgrounds Arena. Read more

 

Snyder, commissioners sponsoring electronics collection June 14

(Jun 01, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that she and the Greene County commissioners will hold their second electronics collections event of the year from noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 14 at the Greene County Fairgrounds Arena. Read more

 

Pa. on track to meet Real ID deadline; Protecting veterans’ access to PACE and PACENET; and June 19 deadline for tax amnesty

(May 25, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that Pennsylvania is now on track to fix the Real ID problem with state driver’s licenses. Read more

 

Two scams -- involving unclaimed property and Highmark health insurance -- circulating

(May 22, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that two scams -- involving unclaimed property and Highmark health insurance -- are circulating. Read more

 

Take time to thank our military; ‘Troops to Teachers’ grant program

(May 19, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that Armed Forces Day and Memorial Day are opportune times to reflect on all of our service members worldwide for the hope they bring to the world. Read more

 

Tick threat multiplies; Fish-for-Free Day on May 28; Pension forfeiture measure; and REAL ID bill moves despite detrimental amendment

(May 15, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder provides an update on threats from ticks, the state's free fishing days and legislation dealing with forfeiture of public pensions and REAL ID compliance. Read more

 

Happy Mother's Day! Women's Health Week begins Sunday; Building a better Do Not Call registry; and Coal Queen in the House!

(May 10, 2017)

Rep. Pam Snyder reports that National Women’s Health Week kicks off on Mother's Day, May 14, and aims to encourage women to take care of their health. Also, Rep. Snyder voted to make important upgrades to the state’s Do Not Call registry. Read more

 

Snyder Recognizes Coal Queen

(May 10, 2017)

As the Democratic chairman of the 88-member House Coal Caucus, Pa. state Rep. Pam Snyder was proud to introduce the 2016 Bituminous Coal Queen, Morgan Voithofer of Carmichaels, to the House this week. The 17-year-old honor student at Carmichaels High School is the 63rd coal queen selected during the Coal Queen Pageant held annually in August as part of the King Coal Show in Carmichaels. This year’s show is set for Aug. 19-26. Read more

 

Coal forged our past and can power our future

(Apr 25, 2017)

Coal forged our past and can power our futureCommentary by state Rep. Pam Snyder, D-Greene/Fayette/Washington Read more

 

House hails West Greene Lady Pioneers, PIAA softball victors
Jun 27, 2017

Snyder: No truth to casino attack mailer
Jun 21, 2017

Fighting for good jobs; Medical marijuana facility near Carmichaels; Overhaul of animal abuse laws; and partial turnpike toll amnesty
Jun 21, 2017

Snyder Fights For Jobs
Jun 20, 2017

Snyder: Firm awarded permit to grow medical marijuana near Carmichaels
Jun 20, 2017

2017-18 hunting licenses go on sale June 19; Bill to protect motorcyclists’ investments advances; Speaking out for voters
Jun 13, 2017

Snyder: Remove barriers that deter participation in elections
Jun 13, 2017

Consumer Affairs panel advances bill to protect motorcyclists’ investments
Jun 12, 2017

Bill honors Vietnam War hero; Electronics collection on June 14; Property Tax/Rent Rebate deadline; and Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program
Jun 07, 2017

Snyder wins unanimous vote on bill honoring local Vietnam War hero
Jun 05, 2017

Snyder reiterates support for Mon-Fayette Expressway
Jun 05, 2017

Second of four electronics recycling events set for June 14 at Greene County Fairgrounds
Jun 01, 2017

Snyder, commissioners sponsoring electronics collection June 14
Jun 01, 2017

Pa. on track to meet Real ID deadline; Protecting veterans’ access to PACE and PACENET; and June 19 deadline for tax amnesty
May 25, 2017

Two scams -- involving unclaimed property and Highmark health insurance -- circulating
May 22, 2017

Take time to thank our military; ‘Troops to Teachers’ grant program
May 19, 2017

Tick threat multiplies; Fish-for-Free Day on May 28; Pension forfeiture measure; and REAL ID bill moves despite detrimental amendment
May 15, 2017

Happy Mother's Day! Women's Health Week begins Sunday; Building a better Do Not Call registry; and Coal Queen in the House!
May 10, 2017

Snyder Recognizes Coal Queen
May 10, 2017

Coal forged our past and can power our future
Apr 25, 2017