Meet Rep. Karen Boback

State Rep. Karen Boback represents the 117th Legislative District in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, serving all of Wyoming County, and portions of Lackawanna and Luzerne counties.

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The 117th District consists of the following – all of Wyoming County; in Lackawanna County, the borough of Dalton and the townships of Benton, La Plume and West Abington; and in Luzerne County, the boroughs of Dallas and Harveys Lake and the townships of Dallas, Fairmount, Franklin, Hunlock, Lake, Lehman and Ross.

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Latest News

Boback to Host Veterans Events at Misericordia on Nov. 2

Oct. 09, 2019 /

DALLAS – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) announced today her 13th annual Veterans Breakfast, Expo and Recognition Ceremony will be held from 9-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in Misericordia University’s Insalaco Hall.

Boback Announces Veterans Day Essay Contest

Sep. 30, 2019 /

DALLAS – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today invited local students to participate in an art and essay contest honoring the country’s veterans. The contest, which is open to seventh- and eighth-grade students, invites participants to express via their submissions: “What the word veteran means to me,” “A veteran in my life,” or “How veterans help me.”

Boback Announces October Outreach and Satellite Hours

Sep. 23, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today announced her satellite hours and October outreach events. These events will be weather permitting and feature representatives from several organizations offering their assistance. October will mark the final month for Boback’s satellite hours until next spring.

Boback Announces Veterans Day Essay Contest

Sep. 20, 2019 /

DALLAS – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today invited local students to participate in an art and essay contest honoring the country’s veterans. The contest, which is open to seventh- and eighth-grade students, invites participants to express via their submissions: “What the word veteran means to me,” “A veteran in my life,” or “How veterans help me.”

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