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An Evening of Politics and Candy to Celebrate the City & State PA’s 2ND Annual Pennsylvania Power 100 List

May 16, 2022

Keynote Speaker - Stacy Garrity, Treasurer, State of Pennsylvania
Remarks By Maria Collett, State Senator, 12th District
Remarks by Dan Laughlin, State Senator, 49th District
Remarks by Tom Mehaffie, Representative, District 106
and more!

In-person event begins May 24 at 6:30 pm ET and runs until 9:00 pm ET at King Mansion in Harrisburg

Harrisburg, PA (May 16, 2022) — City & State PA, the premier multi-media news firm that dedicates its coverage to Pennsylvania’s state and local government, political and advocacy news, is getting ready to celebrate its second annual Pennsylvania Power 100 List on May 24, 2022. This in-person event and corresponding special issue of the magazine will rank all of the most politically powerful people in the commonwealth, from elected officials to labor leaders, political consultants, lobbyists, business tycoons and media personalities. To make this evening extra special, they’ll also be hosting an exclusive Pennsylvania State Candy Forum, featuring remarks from Rep. Tom Mehaffie and State Sen. Maria Collett - sponsors of the current legislation to recognize the Hershey's Kiss as Pennsylvania's official state candy, and State Sen. Dan Laughlin - a dissenting vote on the State Senate Government Committee. Pennsylvania State Treasurer Stacey Garrity will give some non-candy themed keynote remarks. Media interested in attending should RSVP to Laura Hurliman at lhurliman@cityandstatepa.com.

What: The City & State PA Pennsylvania Power 100

When: May 24, 2022
6:30 pm EST - 9:00 pm EST

Where: King Mansion, Harrisburg, PA - Register Here 

Who: The event will feature some of the biggest names in Pennsylvania politics, as well as some elected officials who are curiously passionate about candy.

  • Pennsylvania State Treasurer Stacey Garrity 
  • Maria Collett, State Senator, 12th District
  • Dan Laughlin, State Senator, 49th District
  • Tom Mehaffie, State Representative, District 106
  • Michael Days, Board Chair, City & State PA Advisory Board
  • Lindy Li, Political Commentator & City State PA Advisory Board Member
  • Jenny DeHuff, Editor-in-Chief, City & State PA


About City & State
City & State the premier media organization dedicated to covering New York and Pennsylvania’s local and state politics, policy, and personalities. Its in-depth, non-partisan coverage serves city leaders every day as a trusted guide to the issues impacting New York and Pennsylvania. City & State offers round-the-clock coverage through award-winning commentary and analysis, weekly publications, daily e-briefs, events, and podcast interviews.

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