‘Highlight of my year’: Senator hosts dozens of Lancaster County students for annual event

Originally published April 4, 2019 in Lancaster Online.

By Alex Geli

Mahayla Meyer stood inside the state Capitol building on Thursday ready to defend a Senate bill she sponsored that would require all public school students, except student-athletes, to take physical education classes.

Then came a flurry of questions she never saw coming, despite working through an amended version of the bill in the Senate Education Committee less than two hours earlier. Read More