Harrisburg, Pa. - Pennsylvania remains one of the states hardest hit by the opioid crisis. There is much focus on individuals with substance abuse disorders, but their children are also deeply affected.
Tina Pickett - Republican
Pickett is in her ninth term in Harrisburg. She is chairman of the House Insurance committee and is on the Consumer Affairs committee and chair of the Gaming Oversight committee. Before her election to the House in 2000, she was a Bradford County commissioner for four years.
Pickett ran restaurants before her entry into politics. She lives in Towanda, and has a daughter and granddaughter.
PA State News
Harrisburg, Pa. - During a Capitol press conference on June 8, House and Senate Democratic Leaders were joined by Gov. Tom Wolf to call for reforms and updates of the state's school funding system.
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