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Sen. Tartaglione Takes Oath for 6th Term

HARRISBRUG, Jan. 6, 2015 – State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione today took the oath of office today for her sixth term in the Pennsylvania General Assembly and promised to continue her fight for better policies that promote economic development, raise the minimum wage, and improve the quality of life for people with disabilities.

Farcical 2014-’15 Corbett Budget Gets Sen. Tartaglione’s ‘No’ Vote

HARRISBURG, June 30, 2014 – Because of its failure to help school children in Philadelphia and throughout Pennsylvania, because it deprives veterans and 500,000 residents of much needed health care insurance, and because it requires hocus pocus to make the numbers work, state Sen. Christine Tartaglione said tonight she voted “no” on the $29.1 billion Corbett budget.

Sen. Tartaglione Says PA Minimum Wage Should be $ 10.10/Hour

HARRISBURG, March 18, 2014 – State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione said today she will replace her proposal to increase Pennsylvania’s minimum wage to $ 9 an hour with a new bill that would increase it to $10.10 by 2016.

Minimum wage increases under Senate Bill 1300 would be tied to inflation once the base hourly rate hits $10.10.