March 19 update: Let us extinguish hate, racism and violence, for there is no place for it in our society

(Mar 19, 2021)

To be American means to proudly be part of a country made up of widely different ethnicities, backgrounds, cultures, orientations, colors, abilities and origins. THAT is what makes us special. Read more

 

March 12 update: A year of devastation, of setbacks, of resilience, of helpers … and of hope

(Mar 12, 2021)

After a year enduring more than any of us thought possible, I pray that this next trip around the sun brings more hope and more health to all of us here in the 153rd Legislative District, Montgomery County, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the entire country. Read more

 

March 5 update: Vaccination 2021: Mixing frustration and optimism

(Mar 05, 2021)

Swirling about the topic of COVID-19 vaccinations right now are an abundance of feelings and facts, ranging from frustration over the still-limited supply and inconsistent rollout, to optimism and joy that increased inoculations will soon mean a return to at least mostly normal. Read more

 

Feb. 26 update: From Black History to Women's History, Let's Keep Learning

(Feb 26, 2021)

Knowledge and understanding of history shape my role as a lawmaker, and I take that responsibility very seriously. Read more

 

Feb. 19 update: Winter Safety Tips

(Feb 19, 2021)

Plus rounding up some of the latest news and information from across the region, state and country. Read more

 

Feb. 12 update: More information on the COVID-19 Vaccination

(Feb 12, 2021)

Here in Montgomery County, officials just announced the launch of a new COVID-19 hotline for general questions about COVID-19 and the vaccine, with updates on vaccine supply and distribution. Read more

 

Feb. 5 update: Information on the COVID-19 Vaccination in Montgomery County

(Feb 05, 2021)

My office has been receiving a steady flow of calls and emails regarding the COVID-19 vaccination rollout, and I can certainly understand the concern and frustration shared by many at this time. Read more

 

Jan. 29 update: Channeling Diversity this Black History Month

(Jan 29, 2021)

In my role as a legislator, and in my life as a father, husband, son, friend and neighbor, I stand proudly as an ally as this country strives for equality, for fairness, and for equity. Read more

 

Guenst, Sanchez host socially distanced outdoor peace vigil for Holocaust Remembrance Day

(Jan 26, 2021)

This event will be held outside. Face masks and adherence to social-distance practices are required. Candles and hot cocoa will be available, and attendees are encouraged to bring handmade posters. Read more

 

Jan. 22 update: A Glass Ceiling Shattered Provides Hope for Our Future

(Jan 22, 2021)

I watched with my two young daughters as the first woman in our nation’s history was sworn into office as Vice President – and the first person of color to serve in that role. Read more

 

Jan. 15 update: Spread the love: Honoring Dr. King and Mrs. Rogers through kindness and service

(Jan 15, 2021)

Weekly email also includes latest updates on COVID-19 vaccinations. Read more

 

Sanchez announces committee assignments for 2021-22 legislative session

(Jan 11, 2021)

“I am encouraged by these assignments, and I am very much looking forward to working with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to help the people of Pennsylvania, local businesses and municipalities push forward during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and political unrest,” Sanchez said. “These committees, I feel, are a great fit for me, and I am confident in our collective ability to achieve progress for the greater good of the commonwealth.” Read more

 

Jan. 8 update: Domestic terrorism fueled by someone who clearly violated his oath of office

(Jan 08, 2021)

In the wake of what occurred this week in our nation’s capital, it is impossible not to reflect on the events that transpired. Peaceful assemblies for protest are part of the American way of expressing our collective voices, yet what we saw on Wednesday was an act of terror. Read more

 

Sanchez announces $15K safety grant for Manor College

(Jan 06, 2021)

Sanchez has supported the local college’s effort to secure funding from this program, which helps colleges and universities implement strategies to raise awareness about sexual violence and prevention, as well as instructs survivors about the reporting process and the resources available to them. Read more

 

Sanchez sworn in to begin second term as state representative

(Jan 05, 2021)

In light of the COVID-19 crisis, among the priorities Sanchez said he will focus on in the new term are ensuring accessible and affordable health care for all and economic recovery, as well as social justice, including the demand for action for gun safety, and protecting citizen rights when it comes to equality and the environment. Read more

 

Sanchez announces $500K grant for Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership project

(Dec 30, 2020)

“Taking care of our local waterways is critical for our environment and for our community as a whole,” said Sanchez, D-Montgomery. “I’m pleased to help with this continued investment in the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership to support clean, healthy waterways in our community and beyond.” Read more

 

Dec. 24 update: Happy Holidays to the Best Community in PA!

(Dec 24, 2020)

Thank you, all, for your collective sacrifice, for your goodness, for giving me your trust and the responsibility to represent you in Harrisburg. While staying safe and healthy, I hope you’re able to enjoy a warm holiday season, and let’s all work together for a fabulous new year! Read more

 

Sanchez announces $1M grant awarded to Meadowbrook Farm

(Dec 23, 2020)

“Green spaces that allow people an opportunity to experience the natural world, to learn about nature, our ecology and how vital conservation is, are invaluable,” Sanchez said. “Meadowbrook Farm is one of those beautiful spaces that allows us to make the connection with our environment, and when you see the beauty in our environment, you can’t help but want to preserve it. I’m grateful the commonwealth has made this investment in Meadowbrook Farm for all to enjoy.” Read more

 

Happy Holidays: Sanchez Thanks Community for Spirit, Sacrifice During Difficult 2020

(Dec 23, 2020)

Pa. state Rep. Ben Sanchez highlights the positivity from the people in his legislative district, offers well wishes for the holidays and a promise to keep fighting for what's right. Read more

 

Rep. Sanchez, Sen. Haywood Present $3.9 Million Check to Aqua Pennsylvania for Clean Water

(Dec 22, 2020)

“As somebody who lives in this community with my wife and three children, plus countless other family, friends and neighbors, securing this funding for PFAS remediation at North Hills was a significant accomplishment.” Read more

 

March 19 update: Let us extinguish hate, racism and violence, for there is no place for it in our society
Mar 19, 2021

March 12 update: A year of devastation, of setbacks, of resilience, of helpers … and of hope
Mar 12, 2021

March 5 update: Vaccination 2021: Mixing frustration and optimism
Mar 05, 2021

Feb. 26 update: From Black History to Women's History, Let's Keep Learning
Feb 26, 2021

Feb. 19 update: Winter Safety Tips
Feb 19, 2021

Feb. 12 update: More information on the COVID-19 Vaccination
Feb 12, 2021

Feb. 5 update: Information on the COVID-19 Vaccination in Montgomery County
Feb 05, 2021

Jan. 29 update: Channeling Diversity this Black History Month
Jan 29, 2021

Guenst, Sanchez host socially distanced outdoor peace vigil for Holocaust Remembrance Day
Jan 26, 2021

Jan. 22 update: A Glass Ceiling Shattered Provides Hope for Our Future
Jan 22, 2021

Jan. 15 update: Spread the love: Honoring Dr. King and Mrs. Rogers through kindness and service
Jan 15, 2021

Sanchez announces committee assignments for 2021-22 legislative session
Jan 11, 2021

Jan. 8 update: Domestic terrorism fueled by someone who clearly violated his oath of office
Jan 08, 2021

Sanchez announces $15K safety grant for Manor College
Jan 06, 2021

Sanchez sworn in to begin second term as state representative
Jan 05, 2021

Sanchez announces $500K grant for Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership project
Dec 30, 2020

Dec. 24 update: Happy Holidays to the Best Community in PA!
Dec 24, 2020

Sanchez announces $1M grant awarded to Meadowbrook Farm
Dec 23, 2020

Happy Holidays: Sanchez Thanks Community for Spirit, Sacrifice During Difficult 2020
Dec 23, 2020

Rep. Sanchez, Sen. Haywood Present $3.9 Million Check to Aqua Pennsylvania for Clean Water
Dec 22, 2020