HARRISBURG, January 23, 2013 – Senator Farnese rallied more than 300 people at CeaseFirePA’s common sense gun legislation rally. The event, which took place at the State Capitol, brought together victims of gun violence, state and local officials, and gun control advocates to support legislation that protects Pennsylvania’s citizens, neighborhoods and schools. cease-fire-pa-rally-farnese-remarks [divider top=”0″] [hdvideo id=60 […]

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HARRISBURG, Jan. 10, 2013 – State Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Phila.) has once again been named the Democratic Chairman of the Senate Communications and Technology Committee. He was also named as a member of the Senate Appropriations, Judiciary, and Banking and Insurance Committees. “We need to ensure that we are modernizing our laws to keep pace with […]

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PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 8, 2013 — As the contract drama between Mayor Michael Nutter and the Philadelphia Fire Department continues to unfold, members of the Philadelphia Delegation of the Pennsylvania Senate are urging the mayor to withdraw his appeal of a recent court decision to uphold the arbitration panel’s contract award for Philadelphia firefighters and paramedics. […]

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