E-MAIL REVIEW: MLK Day photos, an Online Dangers event, and a new bill about PFAs

(Jan 23, 2020)

“Everyone can be great because everyone can serve,” Dr. King once said. So, on MLK Day, we recognized his legacy by working together to make our own community a better place. Read more

 

Zabel recaps first year as state representative

(Jan 21, 2020)

With his first year in the books, Pa. state Rep. Mike Zabel recaps his accomplishments and highlights his priorities for 2020. Read more

 

E-MAIL REVIEW: A new appointment, the 2020 Census, and some upcoming events

(Jan 17, 2020)

Plus some items on health issues, and the latest pictures from around the 163rd District. Read more

 

Zabel named co-chair of newly launched Juvenile Justice Task Force

(Jan 17, 2020)

“I’m excited and honored for this opportunity to serve on this interbranch, bipartisan task force. I am confident we will do whatever we can do to strengthen the system and improve how the state handles juvenile justice.” Read more

 

Davidson and Zabel applaud awarding of $35,000 in PAsmart grants to Upper Darby to advance science and technology education

(Jan 17, 2020)

HARRISBURG, Jan. 17 – State Reps. Margo L. Davidson and Mike Zabel, both D-Delaware, applauded Gov. Tom Wolf today following the announcement of a PAsmart grant worth $35,000 to the Upper Darby School District to help expand computer science classes and teacher training. “I’m proud that Governor Wolf is making this investment in Upper Darby’s students,” Davidson said. “Students who have a strong background in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math provide for themselves a path to succeed in the 21st century global economy. This investment will help increase their educational opportunities in these fields. As a battle-tested champion for education quality in moderate- and low-income communities, I continue to fight for this type of positive result every day in Harrisburg to ensure our young people get the quality education they deserve.” The grants are used to help schools introduce and expand computer science programming and to provide educators from pre-kindergarten through grade 12 with training to teach computer science. The new targeted grant awardees from across the commonwealth have prioritized expanding access to computer science for underrepresented students, such as students of color, girls, low-income students and students in rural communities. “In today’s world, computer science and STEM subjects are essential areas for focus and investment in public education, and I am pleased that this PAsmart Read more

 

Delco representatives applaud $100K in business-education partnership funding

(Jan 16, 2020)

The stated goal is connecting both students and their parents to pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs with Delco employers to disrupt the cycle of intergenerational poverty. Read more

 

Zabel introduces bill to support victims of domestic violence attempting to obtain PFA orders

(Jan 16, 2020)

The bill, H.B. 2228, would require employers to provide unpaid leave for employees who attend a PFA hearing if the employee is a victim or is providing testimony on behalf of a victim. Read more

 

Zabel presenting seminar on protecting children on the internet

(Jan 15, 2020)

Anthony W. Luker, a representative from the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General, will give a presentation about how parents and guardians can keep their children safe online. Read more

 

Zabel continues fight to make prescriptions affordable for all

(Jan 14, 2020)

Pa. state Rep. Mike Zabel is continuing his efforts to make prescription medications more affordable for all by supporting legislation that puts people before profits, including his bill to cap insulin prices. Read more

 

O’Mara, Zabel and Williams applaud nearly $70K grant awarded to Delaware County Community College to fight opioid crisis

(Jan 08, 2020)

MEDIA, Jan. 8 – State Reps. Jennifer O’Mara, Mike Zabel, both D-Delaware, and Dan Williams, D-Chester, today announced that Delaware County Community College has been awarded $68,988 in federal grant money to expand opioid preventive programs and create naloxone training opportunities for students. Delaware County Community College is one of 13 higher education institutions throughout the commonwealth to receive this grant, and its funds will benefit both the Marple and Downingtown campuses. Gov. Tom Wolf today announced the awards, which his administration procured from the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Projects developed from the infusion will focus on raising campus awareness, reducing stigma, increasing access to overdose training and grief support. The grant prescribes that initiatives will be built with local partners specialized in fighting the opioid epidemic within the community. “With this money, we can sow community-first prevention resources locally tuned to Delaware County Community College,” O’Mara said. “I’m grateful that our communities were selected to receive this competitive award, as there is need all across the commonwealth for these life-saving services.” "This fight against the opioid epidemic is so important, and not just for those who are addicted,” Zabel said. “That's why I Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: New office Open House; a look back at 2019; protecting our children; and speaking out on issues that matter

(Jan 07, 2020)

Items include an upcoming event on online dangers, video from the House floor, news from SEPTA, and more. Read more

 

Septa Key Senior ID Cards expiring in 2020 will be extended for 12 months

(Dec 26, 2019)

SEPTA is providing a one-year extension of all SEPTA Key Senior ID Cards expiring in the 2020 calendar year. Seniors with a card expiring in 2020 will be able to continue to ride SEPTA using their current card for 12 months beyond the printed date of expiration. Read more

 

Zabel: Justice should not depend on where you come from

(Dec 18, 2019)

Pa. state Rep. Mike Zabel spoke out against legislation that would encourage candidates for judicial office to run campaigns based on regional issues and policies. He explained why this would be bad for the commonwealth. Read more

 

Zabel: Drug overdose response immunity law saves lives

(Dec 17, 2019)

Pa. state Rep. Mike Zabel says, though well-intentioned, changing the drug overdose response immunity law will have negative consequences and cost Pennsylvanians' lives. Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: A grant for William Penn School District; capping executive bonuses; and staying busy for the holidays

(Dec 17, 2019)

A $1 million grant; introducing a new bill to protect workers; recapping recent events; and looking forward to new events. Read more

 

Zabel works to protect PA from "Ghost Guns"

(Dec 16, 2019)

Pa. state Rep. Mike Zabel is commending Gov. Tom Wolf, state Attorney General Josh Shapiro and the PA State Police for taking action to protect Pennsylvanians from so-called "ghost guns." He explains how Dec. 16's announcement will help keep these firearms out of the wrong hands. Read more

 

Zabel: Get help with your Property Tax & Rent

(Dec 09, 2019)

Pa. state Rep. Mike Zabel says applications are being accepted now for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate program. Contact his office to see if you're eligible and for help applying. Read more

 

Delaware County state officials applaud $1 million grant to William Penn School District

(Dec 06, 2019)

No school district in the commonwealth is more deserving of this support than William Penn School District,” said state Rep. Mike Zabel. “While full and fair education funding remains the ultimate goal, this Ready to Learn Grant is a victory for the students, families and residents of Aldan Elementary and the rest of the William Penn School District. It is a wise investment in our future." Read more

 

Rep. Zabel’s new district office now open in Clifton Heights

(Dec 04, 2019)

“The opening of this new office in Clifton Heights allows us to spread out across the 163rd Legislative District and be more easily accessible to residents in the southern part of our district,” Zabel said. “We’re excited to expand, and we look forward to meeting and assisting any and all who have state-related needs, whether in Clifton Heights, Drexel Hill or Aldan.” Read more

 

Zabel: House Bill 2102 would cap executive bonuses for companies in bankruptcy

(Nov 27, 2019)

No more should mismanagement be rewarded. It’s unfathomable to even consider that this is a regular practice, but it is. And, through House Bill 2102, I demand we change that. Read more

 

E-MAIL REVIEW: MLK Day photos, an Online Dangers event, and a new bill about PFAs
Jan 23, 2020

Zabel recaps first year as state representative
Jan 21, 2020

E-MAIL REVIEW: A new appointment, the 2020 Census, and some upcoming events
Jan 17, 2020

Zabel named co-chair of newly launched Juvenile Justice Task Force
Jan 17, 2020

Davidson and Zabel applaud awarding of $35,000 in PAsmart grants to Upper Darby to advance science and technology education
Jan 17, 2020

Delco representatives applaud $100K in business-education partnership funding
Jan 16, 2020

Zabel introduces bill to support victims of domestic violence attempting to obtain PFA orders
Jan 16, 2020

Zabel presenting seminar on protecting children on the internet
Jan 15, 2020

Zabel continues fight to make prescriptions affordable for all
Jan 14, 2020

O’Mara, Zabel and Williams applaud nearly $70K grant awarded to Delaware County Community College to fight opioid crisis
Jan 08, 2020

EMAIL REVIEW: New office Open House; a look back at 2019; protecting our children; and speaking out on issues that matter
Jan 07, 2020

Septa Key Senior ID Cards expiring in 2020 will be extended for 12 months
Dec 26, 2019

Zabel: Justice should not depend on where you come from
Dec 18, 2019

Zabel: Drug overdose response immunity law saves lives
Dec 17, 2019

EMAIL REVIEW: A grant for William Penn School District; capping executive bonuses; and staying busy for the holidays
Dec 17, 2019

Zabel works to protect PA from "Ghost Guns"
Dec 16, 2019

Zabel: Get help with your Property Tax & Rent
Dec 09, 2019

Delaware County state officials applaud $1 million grant to William Penn School District
Dec 06, 2019

Rep. Zabel’s new district office now open in Clifton Heights
Dec 04, 2019

Zabel: House Bill 2102 would cap executive bonuses for companies in bankruptcy
Nov 27, 2019