legislative rowPennsylvania's General Assembly consists of two bodies, the Senate and the House of Representatives. The main task of these two bodies is to make laws.

Civics 101: Rep. Matthew Bradford, D-Minority Appropriations Chair
Civics 101: Sen. Jake Corman, R-Majority Leader
Civics 101: Sen. Jay Costa, D-Minority Leader
Civics 101: Rep. Bryan Cutler, R-Majority Leader
Civics 101: Rep. Frank Dermody, D-Minority Leader
Civics 101: Sen. Vincent Hughes, D-Minority Appropriations Chair
Civics 101: Sen. Joe Scarnati, R-President Pro Tempore
Civics 101: How a Bill Becomes a Law
Civics 101: PCN Tours the Capitol

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The Rendell Center for Civics and Civic Engagement

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