State lawmakers announce more than $3M in school safety grants in Delaware County

(1 day ago)

State lawmakers announced the approval of 16 School Safety and Security grants in Delaware County today. Read more

 

E-MAIL REVIEW: A successful shredding & safety event; protecting PA workers; upcoming events

(1 day ago)

Also, a heads up on the 2020 Census, and some photos from recent visits around my district. Read more

 

Zabel hosting unclaimed property event March 10 and 11 at Clifton Heights office

(Feb 26, 2020)

The Pennsylvania Treasury receives hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed property every year. These items and funds go missing, often for things as simple as misspelled names or out-of-date addresses. Read more

 

PA workers need better protection from mass layoffs

(Feb 21, 2020)

Pennsylvanians deserve more protection from mass layoffs and plant closing that can destroy hardworking families and trash local economies. Read more

 

E-MAIL REVIEW: Juvenile Justice Task Force, a new bill on e-recycling, and info on recent and upcoming events

(Feb 18, 2020)

Read about my work in the new Juvenile Justice Task Force, a new bill on e-recycling, and about recent and upcoming events. Read more

 

Zabel Winter 2020 Newsletter

(Feb 13, 2020)

A recap of my first year as your state representative. Read more

 

Zabel introduces bill to address state’s electronic waste recycling issue

(Feb 12, 2020)

Zabel’s legislation would utilize best practices that have been implemented in other states to make Pennsylvania’s e-waste recycling law more effective. Read more

 

E-MAIL REVIEW: Good news for our first responders; upcoming events; and saluting our great district

(Feb 07, 2020)

Latest eblast includes items on fire/EMS grants, upcoming events in the district, services available at my office, and photos from around the 163rd. Read more

 

Reminder: Fill out the 2020 Census

(Feb 03, 2020)

In mid-March, homes should start recieving information about how to complete the census. Read more

 

Zabel announces $80K in funding for local first responders

(Jan 28, 2020)

“What our first responders provide for us on a daily basis is not only crucial, it’s heroic,” Zabel said. “I’m grateful to the Pennsylvania Office of the State Fire Commissioner and all who assisted in securing funding that ultimately helps save lives.” Read more

 

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 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

 

State lawmakers announce more than $3M in school safety grants in Delaware County
1 day ago

E-MAIL REVIEW: A successful shredding & safety event; protecting PA workers; upcoming events
1 day ago

Zabel hosting unclaimed property event March 10 and 11 at Clifton Heights office
Feb 26, 2020

PA workers need better protection from mass layoffs
Feb 21, 2020

E-MAIL REVIEW: Juvenile Justice Task Force, a new bill on e-recycling, and info on recent and upcoming events
Feb 18, 2020

Zabel Winter 2020 Newsletter
Feb 13, 2020

Zabel introduces bill to address state’s electronic waste recycling issue
Feb 12, 2020

E-MAIL REVIEW: Good news for our first responders; upcoming events; and saluting our great district
Feb 07, 2020

Reminder: Fill out the 2020 Census
Feb 03, 2020

Zabel announces $80K in funding for local first responders
Jan 28, 2020

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 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