Federal Pandemic Unemployment Benefit Programs Ending Sept. 4

(Aug 25, 2021)

Job search assistance and non-unemployment assistance is available to help those in need. Read more

 

Sanchez proposes only allowing PA ballot questions during bigger election turnout years

(Aug 20, 2021)

“Democracy works better when more people participate. This proposal brings better transparency to the process and will help ensure that the voices of more Pennsylvanians will be heard when it comes to constitutional changes that affect us all.” Read more

 

Aug. 13 update: Breaking news: COVID-19 updates & Limekiln Pike closure

(Aug 13, 2021)

Montco is recommending masks for the general public in indoor public settings, and road work is scheduled for Route 152 later this month. Read more

 

July 30 update: Back to School Supplies and a Gorgeous New Library

(Jul 30, 2021)

The school year is nearing and, coincidentally, a beautiful new library just opened. Learn more in my latest email. Read more

 

July 16 update: Honoring a Local Hero

(Jul 16, 2021)

As an elected official, there are few moments more meaningful than being able to honor a hometown hero, which is exactly what we did on Independence Day weekend. Read more

 

Sanchez: State money awarded to modernize traffic signals in Abington Twp.

(Jul 09, 2021)

The grant – awarded under PennDOT’s Green Light-Go Program – will fund important upgrades to the traffic signaling and help improve safety in the area. Read more

 

July 1 update: Happy Independence Day; Pride Month doesn’t stop after June

(Jul 01, 2021)

Although Pride Month has come to an end, I plan to celebrate Pride year-round, and I'm committed to doing all I can to make our commonwealth a more safe, welcoming and loving place for our LGBTQ+ friends and neighbors. Read more

 

A list of grant opportunities available right now

(Jun 29, 2021)

From support for local businesses to job training, there are a number of grant funding opportunities in Pennsylvania. Read more

 

June 17 update: Happy Juneteenth!

(Jun 17, 2021)

Juneteenth, also known as Emancipation Day and even Independence Day by some, is the day that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. Read more

 

Sanchez, Schlossberg officially introduce LGBTQ+ Panic Defense bill

(Jun 11, 2021)

While similar bills have been introduced in previous legislative sessions, the Sanchez/Schlossberg legislation would extend beyond the “gay” and “trans” terminology to include all members of this marginalized community by prohibiting the court system from allowing a defense of this nature in consideration of serious provocation or insanity. Read more

 

June 4 update: I #WearOrange because…

(Jun 04, 2021)

Fighting for policies and initiatives that make sure more and more guns don’t end up in the wrong hands isn’t attacking the 2nd Amendment. Read more

 

May 26 update: Honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice this Memorial Day weekend

(May 26, 2021)

Also, a major update is coming to the Unemployment Compensation System. Read more

 

May 14 update: Let’s put a stop to gun violence

(May 14, 2021)

Weekly email also includes big news on COVID-19, an election reminder, and all the latest news links on a variety of topics. Read more

 

Sanchez & Zabel: 72 hours could save your life

(May 14, 2021)

If you agree with us that implementing a 72-hour waiting period for firearm transfers would help save lives, contact your state representatives and state senators, as well as Judiciary Committee Chairman Rob Kauffman, and demand H.B. 1306 receive real consideration. Read more

 

May 7 update: Happy Mother’s Day!

(May 07, 2021)

As any smart mom might tell you, please don’t forget to get your COVID vaccine! In Montgomery County, walk-up vaccination clinics are now open! Read more

 

Sanchez, Haywood Present $1 Million Check to PA Horticultural Society

(May 07, 2021)

“Everyone knows the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society for the Philadelphia Flower Show, but what a delight it is to have Meadowbrook Farm in our community here in Abington.” Read more

 

Sanchez highlights $45K Digital Literacy grant for Manor College

(May 04, 2021)

“Manor College has long been a gem in our community, an institution that helps young and/or eager minds prepare for career advancement and employment opportunities,” said Sanchez, D-Montgomery. “This is a worthwhile investment from L&I to ensure students of today will be productive employees of tomorrow.” Read more

 

April 30 update: Rebuilding our Economy through PA Rescue Plan

(Apr 30, 2021)

The #PARescuePlan focuses on smart investments in people, businesses, health care and our workforce. Read more

 

Sanchez: The PA Rescue Plan helps the local businesses hit hardest by COVID-19

(Apr 27, 2021)

We can Recover, Restore and Reimagine a better future with the PA Rescue Plan – and rebuild our economy from the ground up. Read more

 

April 23 update: Powering Through an Emotionally Draining Week

(Apr 23, 2021)

From the Chauvin trial verdict to Earth Day to COVID-19 vaccination updates and funding news for local projects, this week had a bit of everything. Read more