Sep. 09, 2020

WHAT: Members of the PA House Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Rep. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter), will meet to discuss COVID-19 impacts on health care and social assistance services in the Commonwealth, and their economic recovery efforts.

WHO: Causer; members of the committee, including local Reps. Gary Day (R-Berks/Lehigh), Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton), Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh) and Zach Mako (R-Lehigh/Northampton); and the following testifiers:

• 10:10 a.m. – Health System Panel: Mary Tirrell, vice president of Government and Legislative Affairs, Lehigh Valley Network; and Dr. Jeffrey A. Jahre, senior vice president, Medical and Academic Affairs, St. Luke’s University Health Network.
• 10:40 a.m. – Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas: The Hon. Douglas Reichley.
• 11 a.m. – Social Assistance Panel: Jessica McKenty, advocacy director, The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties.
• 11:30 a.m. – Long-Term Care Panel: Michael Leader, president and CEO, Country Meadows Retirement Communities; and Adam Marles, president and CEO, LeadingAgePA.

WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to noon.

WHERE: Upper Macungie Township Building, 8330 Schantz Road, Breinigsville, Lehigh County.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: Barring technical difficulties, the meeting will be streamed live at and

Media contact: Patricia Hippler, 717.772.9846,