Cherelle’s Legislative Victories

Legislative Victories

Other legislation that Cherelle has recently sponsored and/or served as one of the lead advocates for, which became law in Pennsylvania, include but is not limited to:


Cherelle On The Issues

Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage

03/02/2014  |  No Comments

As we mark the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson's declaration of war on poverty, neighboring states such as New... more

Transportation Funding

Transportation Funding

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

As a member of the Transportation Committee, Democratic Chair of the Subcommittee on Public Transportation, and Chair of the Philadelphia... more

School District of Philadelphia Funding

School District of Philadelphia Funding

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

This past budget season, the School District of Philadelphia requested over $300M ($60 million from the City of Philadelphia, $120... more

Philadelphia Parking Authority

Philadelphia Parking Authority

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

Act 64/HB 1490 of 2013 addressed a situation that jeopardized enforcement of taxi and limousine regulations in Philadelphia. A recent... more

PHA Reconstruction

PHA Reconstruction

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

Act 130/SB 1174 of 2013 amended the Housing Authorities Law by altering the makeup and terms of office forĀ board members... more

Red Light Cameras

Red Light Cameras

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

Act 84/HB 254 of 2012, among other things, extended and expanded the automated red light enforcement program in certain cities... more

School Safety

School Safety

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

Reps. Parker and Day introduced H.R. 53 this legislative session, establishing a Bi-Partisan Select Committee on School Safety with the... more

Expert Witness Testimony

Expert Witness Testimony

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

This legislation permits the court to qualify as an expert an individual who has specialized knowledge related to sexual violence,... more

Voter ID Act PA

Voter ID Act PA

01/24/2014  |  No Comments

This act requires all PA Voters to present valid identification before voting during all elections. Although, Rep. Parker opposed this... more