January Recap: What You Might Have Missed Last Month

Legislative Activity

Joined efforts to pass legislation to ban lawmakers from trading stocks

Voted to increase benefits for the National Guard and Reserve

Passed the Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act in the House

Celebrated National Mentoring Month with the Congressional Youth Mentoring Caucus

Committee Activity

House Judiciary Committee: Addressing the Effects of Economic Concentration on America’s Food Supply

House Rules Committee: Using Budget Principles to Prepare for Future Pandemics and Other Disasters

What Else You Might Have Missed

Visited Clearview Landfill with EPA Commissioner Michael Regan and Governor Tom Wolf to highlight what funding from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law will do for PA-05

Highlighted how the new infrastructure law will improve accessibility at SEPTA stations

Joined bipartisan colleagues and local law enforcement to highlight legislation that would help tackle gun violence

Observed the first anniversary of January 6th Insurrection

Marked the 49th anniversary of Roe v. Wade and called on the Senate to pass the Women’s Health Protection Act

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrations in the District

Delivered food boxes to seniors in Southwest Philadelphia with Share Food Program

Honored school board members on the House floor



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Mary Gay Scanlon

Mary Gay Scanlon


Mary Gay Scanlon currently serves a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Pennsylvania’s 5th Congressional District.