State Rep. Jeanne McNeill publicizes intent to run for re-election

WHITEHALL, Pa. | State Rep. Jeanne McNeill, D-Lehigh, has introduced her intent to hunt a 3rd time period within the Pennsylvania Home of Representatives.

McNeill, who took first workplace following a particular election in 2017, was re-elected in 2018 to characterize the 133rd Legislative District in her first full time period, and once more 2020.

“It has been my honor to characterize my associates and neighbors these previous years,” stated McNeill. “So much has modified for us all, with new challenges impacting our group and households. However I stay steadfast and dedicated to doing what’s proper for our space, and making certain that your considerations are addressed.”

McNeill presently serves as vice-chairwoman for the Northeast Delegation, and was the primary elected official to be honored by the Lehigh Valley Labor Council with the William Werkeiser Award for her work and repair to the local people.

She additionally sits on the next committees: Recreation and Fisheries, Gaming Oversight, Insurance coverage, Labor and Trade, Coverage, and Guidelines. She can also be the Democratic Chair on the Financial Improvement Subcommittee.

Her caucus membership contains: Autism and Mental Disabilities, LGBTQ, PA SAFE, and the Girls’s Caucus, officers say.

“Ought to I earn one other time period, I vow to return to Harrisburg as decided to safe these type of monetary sources and advocate for the problems I’ve been entrusted to since first taking workplace in 2017,” McNeill stated.

Previous to changing into a state consultant, McNeill labored with the disabled for 16 years as a Abilities Coach for the Lehigh Carbon Intermediate Unit – instructing life and job expertise to younger adults with disabilities in our group, officers say.

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No stranger to group service, McNeill has at all times been there for associates and strangers alike. From organizing donations for hearth victims and most cancers sufferers, to internet hosting Thanksgiving dinners to these in want, she approaches every day with ardour and as a chance to serve others.