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Schwank Receives BCTC’s Award for ‘Commitment to Career & Technical Education’

OLEY, March 25, 2015 – A Berks County school devoted to career and technical education tonight recognized state Sen. Judy Schwank as the recipient of its “Friend of Career and Technical Education Award.” “You join a list of distinguished individuals……Continue reading »

Sens. Schwank, Hughes to Propose Expansion of New ‘Revenge Porn’ Law

HARRISBURG, March 19, 2015 – To better protect Pennsylvanians from the unsolicited and embarrassing publication of their private, intimate pictures, state Sens. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) and Vincent Hughes (D-Philadelphia) said today they will introduce a proposal similar to the recently……Continue reading »

Schwank Named to Panel for Equal Justice, Fairness

HARRISBURG, March 13, 2015 – Underscoring her leadership and reputation as someone who fights for families, women and the less fortunate, Sen. Judy Schwank has been appointed to serve on a commission that’s charged with making sure fairness and equal……Continue reading »

Schwank, DMVA Remind Desert Shield/Storm Vets of Time to Apply for Unique Bonus

HARRISBURG, March 10, 2015 – In conjunction with the state Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, state Sen. Judy Schwank is reminding Pennsylvania veterans that the time is now to apply for special one-time payments in honor of their service……Continue reading »

Hard Work, Sincere Thought Required for Gov. Wolf’s Budget Proposal, Schwank Says

HARRISBURG, March 3, 2015 – State Sen. Judy Schwank issued the following statement today after listening to Gov. Tom Wolf present his first budget proposal to a joint session of the General Assembly: “Gov. Wolf has presented an assertive and……Continue reading »

With Billions at Stake, Schwank Unveils Bill to Properly Address Pension Crisis

READING, Feb. 26, 2015 – Frustrated by inadequate proposals to address Pennsylvania’s multi-billion dollar public and municipal pension problems, Sen. Judy Schwank today said she has formally introduced her bill to create an expert panel that would devise the best……Continue reading »

Schwank Press Conference Thursday to Unveil Pension Review Commission Bill

HARRISBURG, Feb. 25, 2015 – State Sen. Judy Schwank and advocates will hold a press conference at 3 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26, in the senator’s district office, to announce the introduction of her bill to best address Pennsylvania’s pension crisis.……Continue reading »