Boback, Metcalfe Discuss “Rain Tax” with EPA Administrator

Jan. 15, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – State Representatives Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) and Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler) recently met with an administrator from the Environmental Protection Agency to discuss, among other topics, the stormwater runoff fee that many Pennsylvanians have noticed on their sewer bills.

Boback Announces January Outreach Hours

Jan. 08, 2020 / Press Release

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today announced her office’s outreach schedule for the month of January. As always, these events will be weather permitting and feature representatives from several organizations offering their assistance.

Boback Announces December Outreach Hours

Dec. 11, 2019 / Press Release

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today announced her office’s outreach schedule for the month of December. As always, these events will be weather permitting and feature representatives from several organizations offering their assistance.

Baker, Boback Secure Transportation Funding for Tunkhannock Township Project

Nov. 13, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – A building project in Tunkhannock Township has been awarded funding through the Multimodal Transportation Fund by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) at its meeting today, according to Senator Lisa Baker (R-20) and Representative Karen Boback (R-117), who worked together to secure the grant.

Boback Announces November Outreach Hours

Oct. 24, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today announced her office’s outreach schedule for the month of November. These events will be weather permitting and feature representatives from several organizations offering their assistance.

Boback to Host Veterans Events at Misericordia on Nov. 2

Oct. 09, 2019 /

Boback to Host Veterans Events at Misericordia on Nov. 2

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.”

Boback Reappointed to PA Commission for Women

Sep. 17, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) has been appointed by Gov. Tom Wolf to serve a second two-year term on the Pennsylvanian Commission for Women. She will be sworn in during the commission’s next quarterly meeting at the Governor’s Residence on Oct. 16.

Boback Announces September Outreach Hours

Aug. 28, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today announced her outreach events and satellite hours for September. Representatives from several different organizations will offer assistance at her district offices throughout the month. Please note, these events are weather permitting.

Boback Announces August Outreach Hours

Jul. 31, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today announced her outreach events and satellite hours for August. Representatives from several different organizations will offer assistance at her district offices throughout the month. Please note, these events are weather permitting.

Boback Invites Residents to Senior Expo on July 26

Jul. 15, 2019 /

TUNKHANNOCK – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) invites residents of the 117th Legislative District to attend her free Senior Expo, which will be held on Friday, July 26, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tunkhannock Area High School, located at 135 Tiger St., Tunkhannock.