Blake Named Senate Appropriations Committee Vice-Chairman

On November 12, 2014

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 statement: “I am deeply humbled to take on this new responsibility of serving as the vice chairman of […]

Potential Impact of Medicaid Expansion is Focus of Blake’s Senate Roundtable Discussion

On May 23, 2013

SCRANTON, May 23, 2013 – As Gov. Tom Corbett continues to mull the decision to expand Medicaid in Pennsylvania, the Senate Democratic Policy Committee today brought together legislators, health care professionals, advocates and experts to discuss the potential impact of Medicaid expansion in Pennsylvania. Under the Affordable Care Act, expanding Medicaid would make all adults […]

Sens. Blake, Costa, Hughes, Yudichak to Tour Kane is Able on Thursday

On May 22, 2013

SCRANTON – State Sen. John Blake will join Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa, Senate Democratic Appropriations Committee Chairman Vince Hughes, and Sen. John Yudichak at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, May 23, for a tour of the distribution hub of Kane is Able, Inc. Blake, Costa, Hughes and Yudichak will get a glimpse of the operations of […]

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August 4, 2017: Senator Blake joined a number of local officials to welcome Governor Tom Wolf back to Scranton to tour the success story that is the United Neighborhood Centers' community revitalization effort along Cedar Avenue in South Scranton. August 4, 2017: Senator Blake joined a number of local officials to welcome Governor Tom Wolf back to Scranton to tour the success story that is the United Neighborhood Centers' community revitalization effort along Cedar Avenue in South Scranton. August 4, 2017: Senator Blake joined a number of local officials to welcome Governor Tom Wolf back to Scranton to tour the success story that is the United Neighborhood Centers' community revitalization effort along Cedar Avenue in South Scranton. August 3, 2017: Senator Blake and State Rep. Mike Carroll joined Dupont resident Stanley Knick for his swearing-in ceremony to the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners.

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