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I will be holding my second senior expo Thursday, May 1st, so if you can, plan to join me. Join me for free blood pressure screenings, senior safety and fire prevention tips, refreshments and a light lunch.
All Senior Citizens of the First Senatorial District are invited to attend. Presentations by the Northeastern Hospital School of Nursing, PA State Police and the Philadelphia Fire Department.
Seating is limited so please RSVP at 215-952-3121.
Committee to hear testimony on Senate Bill 1095
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 25, 2014 – State Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) said today the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a public hearing in April on his anti-SLAPP legislation, Senate Bill 1095.
The hearing will take place at 9:30 a.m. on April 24 at the Philadelphia Bar Association, 1101 Market St., Philadelphia.
January 17, 2014: Senator Farnese and Dr. Edward Wilson place a wreath at the grave of Ben Franklin in celebration of his 308th birthday.
HARRISBURG, December 11, 2013 – State Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Phila.) today introduced Senate Bill 1208 to create buffer zones around Pennsylvania’s reproductive health care clinics so women can safely receive their medical services. The bill, which was announced in conjunction with a larger package of bills addressing the health needs of women, is designed to not only ensure a woman’s unimpeded access to medical services but the protection of a protester’s First Amendment rights.
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October 30, 2013: These Three Bills Have The Potential To Radically Change Philly’s Development Process - Philly Curbed
October 29, 2013: Farnese calls for hearings on SLAPP Legislation – Plan Philly
July 12, 2013: Point/Counterpoint: Can Attorney General Kathleen Kane refuse to defend state in gay marriage lawsuit? - The Morning Call
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