Press Releases

1/21/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 21, 2016

Contact: Preston Maddock
Email: preston@padems.com

PA Democratic Party Cancels Winter Meeting: January 22-23

HARRISBURG, PA -- In response to Governor Wolf declaring a state of emergency due to the incoming winter weather, Chairman of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party Marcel L. Groen issued the following cancellation notice:

"I have made the decision to cancel our State Committee and Endorsement Meeting scheduled for this weekend for the safety of all involved. As much as we were looking forward to an exciting weekend, safety must come first."

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1/16/2016

HARRISBURG, PA-- Today, following incendiary remarks made by Sen. Scott Wagner, Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Marcel L. Groen commented, "At the same meeting the PA GOP endorsed their statewide ticket, Sen Scott Wagner addressed the crowd with incendiary and violent remarks directed at Governor Wolf that tell you everything you need to know about the Republican Party in Pennsylvania that will do anything to block progress and protect the Harrisburg status quo."

1/13/2016

HARRISBURG, PA -- Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Marcel L. Groen released the following statement in response to State Representative Justin Simmons' decision to run for re-election, despite promising to limit himself to three terms.

1/7/2016

Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Marcel L. Groen released the following statement in response to Speaker Turzai and the Pennsylvania House Republicans' failed leadership.

12/17/2015

HARRISBURG, PA— Yesterday, the Senate GOP affirmed their commitment to the bipartisan budget framework and dismissed House Speaker Mike Turzai's fake deadline. Once again, Speaker Turzai has proven that he is the problem. In response to Speaker Turzai’s latest political theatrics, Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Marcel L. Groen released the following statement.

12/15/2015

HARRISBURG, PA— Responding to Speaker Mike Turzai’s refusal to compromise, Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Marcel L. Groen issued the following statement.

12/10/2015

HARRISBURG, PA— Today, members of the Pennsylvania ReTrumplican Party will head to New York City for a fundraiser at the Plaza Hotel, headlined by none other than Donald Trump. Marcel Groen, Chairman of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party, released the following statement in advance of the event.

11/4/2015

Pennsylvania Democratic Party Chairman Marcel L. Groen released the following statement after last night's sweeping victory for the Democratic Party:

10/26/2015

HARRISBURG, PA— The Pennsylvania Democratic Party has named long-time Wolf staffer Sinceré Harris as its new Executive Director.

9/26/2015

“Our Commonwealth awaits the arrival of His Holiness Pope Francis with great anticipation, and for good reason: The pontiff is a symbol for, and an instrument of, economic, legal and social justice for all.