News Releases

Blake: Budget Prioritizes Education, Public Safety

  HARRISBURG, February 4, 2020 – State Sen. John Blake (D-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Monroe) today released the following statement regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s proposed $36.055 billion state budget: “I appreciate the work of Governor Wolf and his administration on a...

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Blake Announces Property Tax/Rent Rebate Outreach Schedule

SCRANTON, January 29, 2020 – State Sen. John Blake (D-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Monroe) today released his office’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate Outreach Schedule for the month of February where his staff will assist residents in applying for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate...

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Blake Announces Over $3.7 Million in Regional Grant Funding

SCRANTON, November 12, 2019 – State Sen. John Blake (D-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Monroe) today announced over $3.7 million in state grants for 10 projects throughout the 22nd Senatorial District. The grant funding, approved earlier today, was awarded through the Pennsylvania...

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