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Blake Named Senate Appropriations Committee Vice-Chairman

HARRISBURG, Nov. 12, 2014 – State Sen. John Blake today was named the Democratic vice-chairman of Senate Appropriations Committee, the legislative panel charged with allocating billions of taxpayer dollars throughout the commonwealth. Sen. Blake issued the following...

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CFA Awards $ 2.25 Million to Sen. Blake’s 22nd District

SCRANTON, Oct. 21, 2014 – State Sen. John Blake’s advocacy helped secure $385,000 for a flood mitigation project in Jermyn Borough and nearly half a million dollars from the commonwealth to continue the remediation of the Old Forge borehole.

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Property Tax/Rent Rebate Deadline Extended, Says Sen. Blake

SCRANTON, June 12, 2014 – State Sen. John Blake today said the commonwealth has extended the deadline to apply for property tax or rent rebates. Applicants now have until Dec. 31 to submit their free requests for the money, which is designed for eligible...

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