News Releases

Jun

09

2017

June 09, 2017

The deadline for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate program, which helps many older adults and residents with disabilities to pay their rent and property taxes, has been extended from June 30 to Dec. 31, 2017, Sen. Michele Brooks announced today.   [Read More]

May

18

2017

May 18, 2017

Senate Aging and Youth, Senate Health and Human Services, Appropriations, Intergovernmental Committees and Senate Philadelphia Delegation - May 18, 2017     [Read More]

Apr

28

2017

April 28, 2017

Joint Hearing - Senate Aging and Youth, Appropriations, Health and Human Services and Intergovernmental Operations Committees - May 1, 2017    [Read More]

Apr

26

2017

April 26, 2017

Senator Brooks remembers the victims of child abuse, thanks the caseworkers on the front lines, and urges the public to be vigilant in reporting suspected cases as she offers a resolution declaring April 2017 to be Child Abuse Prevention Month.     [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

The Senate approved a bill last Wednesday that provides emergency funding to ease the hardships Pennsylvania’s unemployed workers have endured since three Unemployment Compensation Service Centers were closed late last year. The legislation now goes to the Governor for his signature and enactment into law.   [Read More]

Apr

17

2017

April 17, 2017

Joint Hearing - Senate Aging and Youth and Finance Committees - April 18, 2017 - 11 a.m.     [Read More]