Senator Lisa Boscola

Pennsylvania State Rep. Lisa Boscola wants to give tax relief to struggling restaurants and bars so that they can stay in business during the pandemic.

The state Senate Democratic Policy Committee held a hearing Friday about COVID-19’s impact on the restaurant industry. Senator Lisa Boscola of Bethlehem chairs the panel.

Democratic Governor Tom Wolf has come under fire from some Republican leaders for moving too slow to reopen the state. Now a local Democrat has joined the chorus, asking the state to lift some restrictions in the Lehigh Valley quote “immediately.”


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