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Harrisburg, April 16, 2018 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) announced that eight projects in Philadelphia have been awarded funding to assist with housing and financial education programs.
“Funding for these projects is essential to improving our region,” Farnese said. “Increased access to financial education and expanding housing opportunities creates stable, growth-oriented communities.”
Philadelphia –April 5, 2018 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) joined Governor Tom Wolf and lawmakers from both the Pennsylvania Senate and House of Representatives for a news conference today to discuss legislation to combat sexual harassment.
Farnese’s anti-discrimination legislation, Senate Bill 613, was added as a part of the legislative package highlighted by the governor.
Harrisburg – April 4, 2018 – Sen. Larry Farnese announced that six local organizations have received grant funding to improve and expand their apprenticeship programs and services.
“These grants are a great investment in the possibilities of Philadelphia’s workforce,” Farnese said. “I am pleased to see increased opportunities for good paying jobs expanding in our area.”
April 12, 2018: TODAY'S EDITORIAL: No room for politics in anti-harassment discussions - The Daily Item
February 1, 2018: Lawmaker urges governor to sign executive order on net neutrality - ABC 27
January 30, 2018: Lawsuits to limit public participation can impact free speech, including #MeToo movement - Philadelphia Inquirer