PHILADELPHIA, March 4, 2016 – Eight months after the PA Senate voted overwhelmingly in favor of his bill to stop deep-pocketed corporations from filing lawsuits against people or groups just to quiet them, state Sen. Larry Farnese today said he is pleased to hear that Philadelphia City Council is supporting the idea and urging the […]

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HARRISBURG, May 28 – The Senate and House Democratic policy committees hosted a joint hearing at Philadelphia City Hall to discuss legislation that aims to improve public health and safety by giving workers the opportunity to accrue paid sick leave. State Sen. Larry Farnese and Rep. Maria Donatucci, both D-Phila., co-chaired the hearing evaluating legislative […]

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Philadelphia, June 20, 2014 — 22-year-old Brandon Ruffin is facing Murder, Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault and other charges for the senseless shooting on August 1, 2014, on Etting Street, that claimed the life of 3-year-old Tynirah Borum.  Ruffin, a convicted felon who was scheduled for a premlinary hearing today, would have been behind bars at […]

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