Dec. 18 update: Shop locally, order takeout, and stay safe this holiday season!

(Dec 18, 2020)

Remember, local business and restaurant owners and employees are sacrificing for the greater good right now, and we should do everything in our power to thank them while also ensuring their own health and safety. Read more

 

Dec. 11 update: To the people of our community: We can and will get through this

(Dec 11, 2020)

These problems are not caused by one person or one entity. They are ours to own collectively. And, for us to eventually rise above it and kick COVID to the curb, sacrifice of varying degrees is required by all. And those sacrifices are painful. They’re not easy. They’re not fun. And, when we’ve already been sacrificing since March, our collective patience continues to wear thin. Read more

 

Sanchez announces $60K grant for Abington-Jenkintown Connections project

(Dec 08, 2020)

“This project will create connections between public transit, schools, parks, businesses and neighborhoods, enhancing the safety and recreational opportunities for the areas served,” said Sanchez, whose 153rd Legislative District includes Abington Township. “In addition to improving transportation quality and walkability throughout the area, this project will be improving stormwater management systems to help reduce the impact of potential flooding in our area.” Read more

 

Dec. 4 update: Let’s work together to contain the COVID-19 surge

(Dec 04, 2020)

Our collective responsibility in this remains plainly stated: We wear masks whenever we leave home. We wash our hands regularly and thoroughly. We stay home as much as possible. And we avoid gathering with large or even small groups. Read more

 

State lawmakers call for end to family deportations from Berks ICE facility

(Dec 02, 2020)

“These children and their families were denied the right to seek asylum under Trump administration policies that federal courts have since ruled were unlawful. If your office completes plans to deport these families, they face likely death or torture in their home country,” the lawmakers wrote. “Family detention goes against our most fundamental values as a society. And it is unconscionable to not correct this injustice.” Read more

 

Nov. 20 update: ‘We isolate now so when we gather again, no one is missing’

(Nov 20, 2020)

I get it, we’re all tired and frustrated and just want to be with our family and friends during the holidays. But to ensure that no one is absent at our next possible gathering – because this virus seems to show no mercy – we need to do our part now. Read more

 

Sanchez announces $26K in safe school grants for Abington SD

(Nov 16, 2020)

“Abington School District has consistently made safety a top priority by partnering with the Abington Police Department to create a safe school environment for all students,” Sanchez said. “I’m happy to see additional funding directed toward these efforts.” Read more

 

Nov. 13 update: Addressing the baseless accusations of voter fraud

(Nov 13, 2020)

Our country was founded and has thrived upon a democratic process where we choose our government by free and fair elections. It is the bedrock of America – a constitutional right and privilege we should not take for granted. Read more

 

Nov. 6 update: Thank you to voters, poll workers, vote counters and all who uphold our democracy

(Nov 06, 2020)

I want to express my deepest appreciation and gratitude to the heroes who are working tirelessly behind the scenes – counting votes and upholding our democracy – to ensure the voice of every person is heard. Read more

 

Oct. 30 update: Final Reminder: Vote!

(Oct 30, 2020)

This will be my final weekly email before the Nov. 3 general election. So, at the risk of repeating myself, I wanted to ensure you have the information you need ahead of Tuesday’s big day. Read more

 

Oct. 23 update: In Pursuit of Safe, Clean Drinking Water; Mail Ballot Application Deadline Approaching

(Oct 23, 2020)

The deadline to apply for a mail-in or absentee ballot for the general election is Tuesday, Oct. 27. If you have not yet applied for a mail ballot and intend to vote this way, please apply for one today. Read more

 

Sanchez announces nearly $4M investment to help clean local water supply

(Oct 21, 2020)

“I’m thankful for all the work that Representative Sanchez and the other dedicated officials from our region have put in to consistently and strongly advocating on the issue of PFAS,” said Congresswoman Madeleine Dean, D-Glenside. “The advocacy of so many leaders on what began as a little known but pressing threat to our health is now helping power an industry focus on PFAS as well as growing the national conversation on environmental justice and the important role that government and private interests have in delivering it.” Read more

 

Oct. 16 update: Condemning recent attacks in Artsakh; Making every day Earth Day; Voter registration reminder

(Oct 16, 2020)

In this week’s email, I am spotlighting a very serious issue happening halfway around the world, but an issue about which I feel strongly and one that deeply impacts many people. Read more

 

Sanchez to introduce resolution condemning recent attacks in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh)

(Oct 16, 2020)

“Despite international pressure for a cessation of hostilities, the situation is deteriorating,” Sanchez said. “Artsakh is being attacked mercilessly. Because of this appalling action, I am introducing this resolution to condemn the attacks and Turkey’s involvement.” Read more

 

Oct. 9 update: Election 2020 is underway in Pennsylvania; here’s more information about voting

(Oct 09, 2020)

Mail-in ballots for the Nov. 3 general election have begun to arrive in mailboxes here in Montgomery County, so it’s a good time to again address the hot topic of voting. Read more

 

Oct. 2 update: COVID-19 should not be politicized, but it needs to be taken seriously

(Oct 02, 2020)

I’m irritated – and, frankly, I’ve been irritated since at least March – about the politicization of this novel coronavirus. Read more

 

Sept. 25 update: Crucial voting information; grants for the 153rd; Hazardous waste event

(Sep 25, 2020)

It is crucial voters follow deadlines and instructions to ensure their votes are counted. Read more

 

Sanchez announces DCNR grants for Abington, Upper Dublin townships

(Sep 24, 2020)

“As somebody who spent a lot of time in the Ardsley area when I was growing up and enjoying the outdoors, improving the walkability there is vitally important, and I’m so grateful to the DCNR for the funding for this particular project,” said Sanchez, who is in his first term representing the 153rd Legislative District. “And, as somebody with a perfect environmental voting record, I enthusiastically applaud the open space planning in Upper Dublin Township." Read more

 

Sept. 18 update: Unemployment compensation concerns

(Sep 18, 2020)

I understand that the delay in receiving benefits that are owed can be devastating, and slower-than-usual response time by L&I is frustrating. I want you to know that my office staff and I share in your concern and continue to do the best we can to assist you in these unprecedented circumstances. Read more

 

Sept. 11 update: On Patriot Day, let’s look toward a future that honors the lives of those we lost

(Sep 11, 2020)

9/11 will never be forgotten – nor should it be – because the destruction that was intended to break us only made us stronger as a nation. I am hopeful for our country’s future because I have seen what we are capable of when tested. Read more

 

Dec. 18 update: Shop locally, order takeout, and stay safe this holiday season!
Dec 18, 2020

Dec. 11 update: To the people of our community: We can and will get through this
Dec 11, 2020

Sanchez announces $60K grant for Abington-Jenkintown Connections project
Dec 08, 2020

Dec. 4 update: Let’s work together to contain the COVID-19 surge
Dec 04, 2020

State lawmakers call for end to family deportations from Berks ICE facility
Dec 02, 2020

Nov. 20 update: ‘We isolate now so when we gather again, no one is missing’
Nov 20, 2020

Sanchez announces $26K in safe school grants for Abington SD
Nov 16, 2020

Nov. 13 update: Addressing the baseless accusations of voter fraud
Nov 13, 2020

Nov. 6 update: Thank you to voters, poll workers, vote counters and all who uphold our democracy
Nov 06, 2020

Oct. 30 update: Final Reminder: Vote!
Oct 30, 2020

Oct. 23 update: In Pursuit of Safe, Clean Drinking Water; Mail Ballot Application Deadline Approaching
Oct 23, 2020

Sanchez announces nearly $4M investment to help clean local water supply
Oct 21, 2020

Oct. 16 update: Condemning recent attacks in Artsakh; Making every day Earth Day; Voter registration reminder
Oct 16, 2020

Sanchez to introduce resolution condemning recent attacks in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh)
Oct 16, 2020

Oct. 9 update: Election 2020 is underway in Pennsylvania; here’s more information about voting
Oct 09, 2020

Oct. 2 update: COVID-19 should not be politicized, but it needs to be taken seriously
Oct 02, 2020

Sept. 25 update: Crucial voting information; grants for the 153rd; Hazardous waste event
Sep 25, 2020

Sanchez announces DCNR grants for Abington, Upper Dublin townships
Sep 24, 2020

Sept. 18 update: Unemployment compensation concerns
Sep 18, 2020

Sept. 11 update: On Patriot Day, let’s look toward a future that honors the lives of those we lost
Sep 11, 2020