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Harrisburg – March 18, 2019 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) has been reappointed to serve on the Pennsylvania Housing Advisory Committee and Legislative Data Processing Committee for the 2019-2020 legislative season.
“It is an honor to be reappointed to serve on these two important committees,” Farnese said.
Harrisburg – March 7, 2019 – Sen. Larry Farnese announced today that two local organizations will be receiving grants through the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs’ Veterans’ Trust Fund.
Veterans Multi-Service Center, Inc. at 213 North 4th Street, Philadelphia will receive a $25,000 grant through the program, while the Military Assistance Project located at 2005 Market Street, Suite 3500, Philadelphia will receive $49,600.
Harrisburg – March 6, 2019 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) today announced that applications for the Commonwealth Financing Authority’s Multimodal Transportation Fund program are now available and can be submitted until July 31.
Farnese is Democratic chair of the Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee.
Harrisburg – February 1, 2019 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D- Philadelphia) announced today that $1.1 million in transportation grant funds were awarded to the city of Philadelphia.
“Improving the appearance and accessibility of our beautiful historic district is paramount to our city’s development,” said Farnese. “Increasing the ease of access to our community is essential to our economic growth.”
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June 13, 2018: A Pa. Senate panel just approved a truly terrible abortion-ban bill - PennLive
Found in the First is a new video series spotlighting points of interest in the 1st Senatorial District. Take time to tour the district with Senator Larry Farnese. This month highlights Old City. Watch Video →