Op Eds

Oct

12

2022

October 12, 2022

Reasonable people agree that school is not the appropriate place for a sexually charged performance by professional adult dancers.   [Read More]

Sep

26

2022

September 26, 2022

A recent opinion editorial in LNP made several wildly false accusations about our policy positions pertaining to education. We welcome the opportunity to set the record straight.   [Read More]

Sep

08

2022

September 08, 2022

Opponents of President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan are missing the mark on why it’s a bad idea.   [Read More]

Aug

14

2022

August 14, 2022

Thanks to bipartisan collaboration in the state Capitol that produced landmark tax reform legislation in July, Pennsylvania is set to embark upon a new path.   [Read More]

May

10

2022

May 10, 2022

 

Driven by spikes in aggravated assaults and homicides, Pennsylvania has the highest violent crime rate of any state in the Northeast, which climbed 27.1% from 2019 to 2020, according to FBI data. No other state reported a greater year-over-year increase in violence for that same period.   [Read More]

Apr

06

2022

April 06, 2022

 

Pennsylvania has a teacher shortage. If we do nothing, our children will suffer consequences like overcrowded classrooms, impersonal instruction, less access to courses and programs they’re offered now, and less time to help our most vulnerable students, resulting in more students being left behind. I have a bill that will help get more teachers into PA classrooms, but some have misinterpreted or been intentionally dishonest about the plain language of the bill and the intent behind its introduction.    [Read More]