Philadelphia, Pa. – As part of a larger effort to highlight the need for Rebuilding Community Infrastructure (Rebuild), Mayor Jim Kenney, joined by City Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr., Rebuild Executive Director Nicole Westerman and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell, toured Tustin Playground in Overbrook. The...
Washington, D.C. – Senator Klobuchar introduced the “Seniors Fraud Prevention Act” in June 2015. This legislation would crack down on scams and fraud targeting older Americans. THERUNDOWN » SENIORFRAUDPREVENTIONACT « Directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to establish an office within the Bureau of Consumer Protection to advice the FTC on...
Washington, DC - On July 14, Democratic Congressman Jerry McNerney from California introduced a new bill to the House of Representatives to provide for mental health training for law enforcement, and for other purposes. The bill is an effort to give law enforcement and first responders the necessary tools to better...
Washington, DC - Republican Congressman Patrick Meehan introduced a bill cosponsored by Massachusetts Rep. Katherine Clark from the Democratic Party which would create penalties for massage establishment owners and employees who fail to report knowledge or reasonable suspicion of sexual assault. The bill targets owners or employees of a massage establishment who knows or...
Washington, DC - Democrat United States Rep. Gwen Graham from Florida introduced a bill to the House of Representatives on July 14 to take further precautions in protecting school students from acts of terror. The bill would provide for grants from the Attorney General to local education agencies to purchase...