HARRISBURG-- Rep. Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks) has introduced three bills to reform state government by limiting the number of terms served by House and Senate members, and by holding legislators accountable when they fail to pass a budget on time.
HARRISBURG—Rep. Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks) has introduced legislation to protect seniors from losing their PACE and PACENET benefits due to an increase in the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA).
An assortment of local and state officials made several stops in Bucks and Northampton counties Friday afternoon, including in the Washington Crossing Historic and Delaware Canal state parks, where they said flooding, wear and tear had strained infrastructure. Some said Gov. Tom Wolf’s “Restore Pennsylvania” initiative, which calls for investments in “green infrastructure,” is key to the fixes.
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Human Trafficking Hearing Article
HARRISBURG-- The abuse began when “Susan” turned eight; by age 13, she was a runaway with a boyfriend who sold her for food. Three years later, she acquired an “agent” in Miami who shipped her to Baltimore to work for an organized ring that sent women to “the block,” an area known for strip clubs and prostitution.
WHAT: The Southeast Republican Caucus will take testimony from Bucks County State law enforcement and advocacy groups on human trafficking in Southeast Pennsylvania. They will also discuss House Bill 12 that expands the definition of human trafficking to include any individual who patronizes or advertises a victim of trafficking.
YARDLEY--State Rep. Perry Warren, D-Bucks, announced on Jan. 17 that students in the Council Rock School District will benefit from added curriculum based upon a $35,000 grant that will bring computer science and STEM education to their schools.
Career and technical schools like Middle Bucks Institute of Technology in Warwick play a vital role in replenishing a skilled workforce, those who spoke at Friday’s event said.
HARRISBURG—Rep. Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks), who worked extensively within the health care industry, has been appointed to the House Aging and Older Adult Services and the Children and Youth committees. She was also appointed to the Insurance, Professional Licensure and Local Government committees.
HARRISBURG—Rep. Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks) will hold an Open House at her district office for residents to share their thoughts with the representative and learn more about the services available at the office.
HARRISBURG--Rep. Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks) was sworn in today to her first term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to serve the people of the 178th District.
WHAT: Rep.-elect Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks) will take the oath of office as state representative of the 178th Legislative District.