May 2, 2018 - It was wonderful meeting Brooke Halinar at the PA Capitol. Brooke, a junior from Cornwall-Lebanon School District, placed first in the 2018 PA Poetry Out Loud competition sponsored by the PA Council on the Arts and received an Honorable Mention in the national contest in Washington, D.C.
April 17, 2018 - It was great meeting with Lebanon High School students and staff who were in Harrisburg as part of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Day at the Capitol! Thank you, Denise Colon, Collin Mentzer, Solia Horn, Glorianna Fraytic, Elizabeth Cartagena, Jill Trate, Max Guzman, Elizabeth Rivera and Vicki Haake, for your passion and advocacy on behalf of those fighting cancer, survivors and the American Cancer Society!
April 17, 2018 - Neal Rose of Dauphin County, a Senior Global Studies, Spanish and Criminal Justice Major at Lebanon Valley College, explains his poster (Francisco Franco and the Spanish Civil War: U.S. Interests and the Preservation of the Spanish Dictator) at Undergraduate Research at the Capitol.
March 29, 2018 - It was a pleasure to listen to and meet the Lower Dauphin High School Chamber Singers and Women’s Select Choir when they performed in the State Capitol Building under the direction of Elizabeth Colpo. What a talented group of students!
February 1, 2018 - Senator John DiSanto and I filmed an educational and fascinating cable show at Keystone State Testing in Lower Paxton Township, one of two state-approved facilities that tests medical cannabis in PA. It is exciting to see the different aspects of Act 16 of 2016 coming together to safely bring this medicine, medical cannabis, to patients.