HARRISBURG – Working to bring fairness and equality for students seeking a higher education, Rep. Eric Nelson (R-Westmoreland) today introduced legislation that would create a Pennsylvania College Voucher Program.
HARRISBURG – Legislation that would create an elderly veteran’s day care program within the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), sponsored by Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), was unanimously approved by the House of Representatives recently.
HARRISBURG – As workers, families and employers struggle under the weight of nationwide inflation, House Majority Policy Committee Chairman Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter) announced the committee will hold a series of hearings this month that will examine the cause and effect of inflation-induced cost increases.
Since 2015, first-time voters showing up at a polling place have been required to show identification to vote.
(HARRISBURG) – Sen. Devlin Robinson (R-37) and Rep. Natalie Mihalek (R-40) today announced grant funding recently awarded to Bethel Park through Pennsylvania’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).
The roller coaster economy our small businesses have endured started with mandated economic shutdowns and has been slow to recover.
Recently, the House Health Committee advanced legislation I was privileged to author with Rep. Torren Ecker (R-Abbottstown) that would prevent departments within state government from denying state agencies access to vital records needed to complete research.
HARRISBURG – Taking a step to grow jobs, increase opportunities and support employers in all corners of the Commonwealth, today the House passed legislation to cut Pennsylvania’s Corporate Net Income Tax (CNIT) with bipartisan support.
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives today passed major economic ignition legislation to lower the Corporate Net Income Tax and provide additional tax relief to job creators as House Republicans continue their work to make Pennsylvania the economic Envy of the East, House Majority Leader Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin) said Tuesday.
HARRISBURG- Rep. Robert Schnee (R-Luzerne) today was sworn in as representative of the 116th Legislative District in a ceremony at the state Capitol in Harrisburg.
HARRISBURG – Continuing his commitment to lower taxes and increase job creation, Rep. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter) today joined a majority in the state House to approve legislation that would lower some of the Commonwealth’s highest employer taxes to make the state more competitive.
ST. MARYS – As the ninth largest industry in Pennsylvania, forestry contributes $22 billion in direct impact to the state’s economy, the House Majority Policy Committee learned during a hearing held in St. Marys today on issues facing the hardwood forestry industry. The hearing was co-hosted by Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) and Rep. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter), chairman of the committee.
WHAT: Rep. Sheryl Delozier (R-Cumberland) will host a breakfast to honor veterans and active-duty military personnel from the 88th District. During the event, several Greatest Generation veterans will be recognized, including George Bosan, who served in the Army during World War II, and is celebrating his 100th birthday on the day of the breakfast.
HARRISBURG – Today the U.S. Department of Agriculture confirmed Pennsylvania joins more than two dozen states currently experiencing positive cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in commercial poultry populations.
HARRISBURG – Prioritizing cybersecurity standards and innovation, improving communication and encouraging the next generation of “cyber defenders” were among recommendations offered to lawmakers at a House Majority Policy Committee hearing at the state Capitol on Monday.
The Russian invasion of the sovereign nation of Ukraine sparked outraged throughout the world. It has also led to high prices at the gas pumps, as well as higher heating bills for those with natural gas due to volatility in the energy market.