Open States' stated mission is to improve civic engagement.
To be true to that goal, we can not stand by and be silent when a large portion of Americans face systemic racism and other forms of oppression. That oppression has meant being excluded from civic participation at the ballot box, being called un-American for peaceful protests, and being denied justice for crimes committed against them.
A Resolution amending a temporary Rule of the House of Representatives, adopted March 16, 2020, providing for notification by members who are diagnosed with or quarantined due to COVID-19, for temperature checks for members and staff, for the wearing of masks or face coverings and for social distancing requirements.
An Act amending the act of June 13, 1967 (P.L.31, No.21), known as the Human Services Code, establishing the SNAP Benefits Start-Up Assistance Program; providing for applications for assistance, for award of assistance, for requirements of participants and for funding for assistance.