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Dan Frankel - Hate Crimes Bill

Legislature needs ‘guts to stand up to’ rivals UPMC, Highmark

Dan Frankel, issued a statement Wednesday afternoon similarly critical of UPMC’s newly announced prepay rule for out-of-network patients with Highmark...
Dan Frankel

At Downtown rally, lawmakers urge support for amendments targeting sex abusers

“Time is short for us to bring justice long overdue,” said state Rep. Dan Miller, D-Mt. Lebanon, who appeared with...
Dan Frankel - Clean Water

Allegheny County representatives call for statewide indoor smoking ban for workplaces

State Rep. Dan Frankel has been pushing to remove exemptions from the Clean Indoor Air Act. This would effectively ban smoking...
Dan Frankel - Hate Crimes Bill

Advocates, officials push for vote on PA domestic violence gun bill

Advocates, lawmakers and law enforcement officers joined together across the state Thursday to support changes in state law that would...
Dan Frankel - District 23 - Women's Rights 2

‘It’s a black hole’ Dem leader says of Daryl Metcalfe’s committee

Fed up with Metcalfe's "Red Skull of Steelers Country" act, Democrats moved last week to reintroduce more than 80 bills...
Dan Frankel - District 23 - Women - Fair Pay

Barring discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity or expression

The Pennsylvania Human Relations Act currently doesn't protect the LGBT community from discrimination. To change that, state Rep. Dan Frankel...
Dan Frankel - District 23 - Chambers

Leaving an Imprint on History with Rep. Dan Frankel

When he's not busy representing Pittsburgh's East End in the state House of Representatives, Rep. Dan Frankel enjoys pleasure-reads about the...