Blake Reflects on 43rd Anniversary of MLK Assassination

HARRISBURG, April 4, 2011 - - On April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed on a balcony outside of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN, a day after speaking in support of labor rights. Today, on the 43rd anniversary of this tragic event...

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Blake: Health Services Can Ill Afford Corbett Budget Cuts

HARRISBURG, March 25, 2011 -- At a recent Senate Appropriations Committee budget hearing, state Sen. John P. Blake voiced his concerns over Gov. Tom Corbett’s proposed cuts to health services and health care delivery. In questioning Acting Health Secretary Dr. Evi...

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Blake Opens Doors to Archbald Office on Friday

SCRANTON, March 3, 2011 - - State Sen. John P. Blake today announced that his Archbald district office will officially open for business this Friday, March 4. The office, located at 400 Church Street, will be open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4...

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