Rozzi previews Pa. House rules proposal as legal relief for abuse survivors advances

BY: - February 23, 2023

House Speaker Mark Rozzi said his proposed rules for the chamber would end the ability of majority leaders to hold legislation hostage.

Pa. House Speaker Rozzi headed for clash with Senate Republicans on abuse survivors’ bill

BY: and - February 20, 2023

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives will return to session on Tuesday with a Democratic majority and a speaker with a single-minded dedication to providing legal recourse for victims of childhood sexual abuse that he and others have sought for nearly two decades.  But the standalone legislation Speaker Mark Rozzi, D-Berks, intends to pass is at […]

Will narrow margins in the Pa. House bring new rules to empower the minority party?

BY: - February 19, 2023

New rules for the Pa. House could break the majority stranglehold that has kept popular bipartisan legislation from advancing.

Legal relief for abuse survivors at the top of Democrats’ agenda when the House returns

BY: - February 8, 2023

After declaring victory in special elections Tuesday and claiming a majority in the Pennsylvania House, Democrats say their first order of business after reorganizing the chamber will be to vote on legal relief for sexual abuse survivors.  The Republican-controlled state Senate last month passed a long-awaited bill that would give childhood sexual abuse survivors additional […]

Rozzi to appoint working group on legal relief for abuse survivors after special session stalls

BY: - January 9, 2023

‘We will be judged based on what we did for the children of this Commonwealth,’ House Speaker Mark Rozzi said.