Legislators hold news conference on bills to help infants of mothers with postpartum depression

Legislators hold news conference on bills to help infants of mothers with postpartum depression

Studies show that one in seven women could experience postpartum depression after having a baby and that depression, left untreated, could cause emotional and behavioral problems for their children. 

On Wednesday morning lawmakers, health care providers, and patients affected by postpartum depression joined in the media center to discuss Senate and House Bill 200. 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
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Legislator wants to give veterans more economic opportunities

Legislator wants to give veterans more economic opportunities

Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-Washington) has introduced two pieces of legislation that encourage economic opportunities for veterans.

Thursday, February 15, 2018/Author: Taylor Allen
Categories: News and Views
Senate poised to urge Gov. Wolf to reverse portion of state park natural gas leasing moratorium

Senate poised to urge Gov. Wolf to reverse portion of state park natural gas leasing moratorium

A resolution making its way through the state Senate urges Gov. Tom Wolf to reverse his moratorium on new natural gas drilling leases in state parks by allowing drilling where there will be no surface disturbance.

 

The measure, Senate Resolution 104 sponsored by Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-Washington), was passed out of the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee Tuesday along a party-line vote.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018/Author: Jason Gottesman
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Senate Manufacturing Caucus emphasizes infrastructure investments at new session’s first meeting

Senate Manufacturing Caucus emphasizes infrastructure investments at new session’s first meeting

Key investments in Pennsylvania’s infrastructure and implementing policy changes to take advantage of President Trump’s pro-business agenda were the focal points of conversation as state lawmakers met with leading manufacturing and energy groups Wednesday at the Pennsylvania Senate Manufacturing Caucus’s first meeting of the 2017 legislative session.

Thursday, May 18, 2017/Author: Iain Oldman
Sen. Bartolotta talks about her proposal to provide services to children of mothers with postpartum depression

Sen. Bartolotta talks about her proposal to provide services to children of mothers with postpartum depression

Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-Washington) sat down with The PLS Reporter to discuss SB 200 and why she feels it is necessary to have services for newborn and infant children who have mothers with postpartum depression.

Thursday, April 27, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
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