Pennsylvania Daybook




Associated Press Pennsylvania Daybook for Thursday, Mar. 16.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Philadelphia bureau is reachable at 215-561-1133.

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Mar. 16 - Friday, Mar. 17 7:30 AM 'Stakeouts to Save Our Health Care' held across U.S. - Congressional 'Stakeouts to Save Our Health Care' take place across the country, with constituents gathering outside the offices of nine Republican senators and 23 GOP representatives as they return home for a district work period

Location: TBD https://act.moveon.org/event/healthcare-stakeoutAttendee/ https://twitter.com/moveon

Contacts: MoveOn.org press [email protected]

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Mar. 16 - Friday, Mar. 17 7:30 AM 'Stakeout to Save Our Health Care' held Little Rock - Congressional 'Stakeout to Save Our Health Care' takes place in Arkansas, with constituents gathering outside the Little Rock district office of Republican Sen. Tom Cotton, urging him to reject the GOP’s 'TrumpCare' plan

Location: 1401 W. Capitol Ave., Little Rock, AR Little Rock Little Rock https://act.moveon.org/event/healthcare-stakeoutAttendee/ https://twitter.com/moveon

Contacts: MoveOn.org press [email protected]

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Mar. 16 10:00 AM Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf's public schedule - Pennsylvania Governor hosts press conference to announce orthopedic and sports medicine prescribing guidelines, UPMC Montefiore, 3459 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh (10:00 AM EDT); and hosts roundtable discussion on the opioid abuse epidemic, Central Cambria High School, 204 Schoolhouse Rd, Ebensburg (12:45 PM EDT)

Location: Pittsburgh www.pa.gov

Contacts: Jeff Sheridan Pennsylvania Governor’s Press Office [email protected] 1 717 783 1116

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Mar. 16 11:00 AM Pennsylvania DCED Secretary Davin helps launch regional program for Route 6 communities - Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin, on behalf of Governor Tom Wolf, helps launch a regional facade program to benefit communities in McKean, Potter, Tioga, and Warren counties. Other participants include PA Route 6 Alliance and the PA Wilds Center and Planning Team

Location: The Laughing Owl Press Company, 59 N. Fraley St, Kane, PA Kane www.pa.gov

Contacts: David Misner DCED 1 717 783 1132

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Mar. 16 12:00 PM Philadelphia Mayor Kenney's public schedule - Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney speaks at Center City Proprietors Association Luncheon, R2L Restaurant, 50 S. 16th St, 37th Floor, Philadelphia (12:00 PM EDT); speaks at LGBT Commission press conference, City Hall, 1401 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia (3:30 PM EDT); and participates in Pre-K provider economic roundtable discussion, Caring People Alliance, RW Brown Community Center, 1701 N. 8th St., Philadelphia (4:30 PM EDT)

Location: Philadelphia, PA Philadelphia http://www.phila.gov/

Contacts: City of Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Communications [email protected] 1 215 686 6210

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UPDATED EVENT: Thursday, Mar. 16 10:00 AM House Appropriations subcommittee 'Members' Day' hearing - State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee 'Members' Day' hearing, with testimony from bipartisan Reps. Brian Babin, Earl Blumenauer, Matt Cartwright, Daniel Donovan, Eliot Engel, Adriano Espaillat, Bill Foster, John Garamendi, H. Morgan Griffith, Sheila Jackson Lee, Joseph Kennedy, James McGovern, Adam Schiff, and Ted Yoho

Location: HT-2, U.S. Capitol, Washington, DC http://appropriations.house.gov/ https://twitter.com/HouseAppropsGOP

Contacts: House Committee on Appropriations 1 202 225 3481

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Thursday, Mar. 16 8:30 AM Philadelphia Fed Business Outlook Survey

Location: TBD http://www.phil.frb.org/ https://twitter.com/philadelphiafed

Contacts: Rachel Brown FRB Philadelphia Media Relations Representative [email protected] 1 215 574 3840 1 215 435 5249

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Thursday, Mar. 16 7:30 PM Pennsylvania State Rep. Steve McCarter hosts town hall meeting

Location: Glenside Memorial Hall, 185 S. Keswick Ave, Glenside, PA http://www.pahouse.com/

Contacts: Jim Strine House Democratic Communications Office [email protected] 1 717 787 7895

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Mar. 17 7:30 AM 'Stakeouts to Save Our Health Care' held across U.S. - Congressional 'Stakeouts to Save Our Health Care' take place across the country, with constituents gathering outside the offices of nine Republican senators and 23 GOP representatives as they return home for a district work period

Location: TBD https://act.moveon.org/event/healthcare-stakeoutAttendee/ https://twitter.com/moveon

Contacts: MoveOn.org press [email protected]

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Mar. 17 10:00 AM Pennsylvania State Rep. Sturla holds hearing on on fees for state police coverage - Pennsylvania State Rep. Mike Sturla holds public hearing to discuss fee schedules for municipalities that do not have local police forces and currently receive free coverage from the Pennsylvania State Police. Speakers include Pennsylvania Transportation Secretary Leslie Richards

Location: City Hall, 1401 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA Philadelphia http://www.pahouse.com/

Contacts: Nicole Brunner Pennsylvania House Democratic Policy Committee [email protected] 1 717 705 1998

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Mar. 17 11:30 AM Annual 'Match Day' for Temple University medical students - Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University holds Annual 'Match Day' for graduating medical students, with 210 students finding out where they will spend their next few years of residency training

Location: Maurice J. Stone, MD Commons, 3500 N. Broad St, Philadelphia, PA Philadelphia http://www.templehealth.org/content/default.htm https://twitter.com/TempleHealthMed

Contacts: Jeremy Walter Temple Health [email protected] 1 215 707 7882 1 267 838 0398

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Friday, Mar. 17 - Sunday, Mar. 19 Sugarloaf Crafts Festival Spring

Location: Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Oaks, PA http://www.sugarloafcrafts.com/

Contacts: Sugarloaf Crafts Festival 1 301 990 1400

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Friday, Mar. 17 - Saturday, Mar. 18 National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting and Forum

Location: The Westin Philadelphia, 99 South 17th Street at Liberty Place, Philadelphia, PA Philadelphia www.napractice.org

Contacts: National Academies of Practice [email protected] 1 859 514 9184

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