News Releases

May

26

2021

May 26, 2021

State Senator Michele Brooks’ legislation to reduce the burden of costly regulations has passed the Senate.      [Read More]

May

25

2021

May 25, 2021

The Borough of Greenville and the City of Sharon have been awarded state grants to fight blight, Sen. Michele Brooks and Rep. Mark Longietti announced today after a meeting of the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA).   [Read More]

May

25

2021

May 25, 2021

Greenville, Meadville, and Union City have been awarded state grants to fight blight, Senator Michele Brooks announced today after a meeting of the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA).    [Read More]

May

24

2021

May 24, 2021

The Senate has unanimously approved legislation introduced by Sen. Michele Brooks to enact a Lemon Law for motorcycles, to better protect consumers who purchase or lease  motorcycles with manufacturing defects that cannot be remedied after several attempts.    [Read More]

May

24

2021

May 24, 2021

 

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee advanced a measure that would ban the state, as well as local governmental entities and school districts from requiring vaccine passports, according to the committee’s chair, Senator Michele Brooks (R-50).     [Read More]

May

05

2021

May 05, 2021

Citing overwhelming individual privacy concerns and government intrusion, Senators Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-28), Michele Brooks (R-50) and Judy Ward (R-30) introduced legislation that would ban the state, county, municipality or school district from requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination.   [Read More]

Apr

29

2021

April 29, 2021

In her ongoing efforts to maximize convenience and constituent service for Crawford County residents, state Sen. Michele Brooks has opened a new satellite office in Meadville, in the Meadville-Western Crawford County Chamber Building.   [Read More]

Apr

28

2021

April 28, 2021

In her ongoing efforts to help recruit and retain firefighters, Sen. Michele Brooks introduced legislation designed to increase the ranks of volunteer firefighters through more convenient and accessible training opportunities at local community colleges and universities.    [Read More]

Apr

22

2021

April 22, 2021

Bipartisan legislation is now being authored by Sen. Michele Brooks and Sen. Amanda Cappelletti (D-Delaware and Montgomery) to ensure that local pharmacies are included in the Commonwealth’s COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan.   [Read More]

Apr

21

2021

April 21, 2021

Grants totaling $934,589 from the Commonwealth Financing Authority will fund revitalization of an important Sharon thoroughfare and help preserve Buhl Park wetland areas, state Rep. Mark Longietti, D-Mercer, and state Sen. Michele Brooks, R-Crawford/Mercer/Erie/Warren, announced today.    [Read More]

Apr

21

2021

April 21, 2021

Mercer, Jamestown, and Stoneboro Boroughs have been awarded state grants for infrastructure needs that will help promote job creation, economic growth, community walkability, and access, Sen. Michele Brooks announced today.   [Read More]

Apr

16

2021

April 16, 2021

Sen. Michele Brooks announced that West Fallowfield Township will be awarded $895,022 for the rehabilitation of Rocky Glen Road, allowing it to reopen for safe travel.   [Read More]