PA House Fights Human Trafficking

Jan. 17, 2020 / Embed

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has passed several bills to strengthen PA's efforts to stop human trafficking.

Gregg Mace Resolution On House Floor

Jan. 14, 2020 / Embed

State Rep. Greg Rothman issues a touching tribute to long-time TV 27 sports caster Gregg Mace. During his tenure at the station, Mace covered everything from Carlisle High School’s basketball championships to the Phillies’ World Series victories in 1980 and 2008.

Rep. Seth Grove - Press Conference

Jan. 13, 2020 / Embed

A bipartisan group of lawmakers from the House and Senate will introduce a package of bills to reform how Medicaid services are provided.

Mehaffie Attends Dangerous Toys Press Conference

Nov. 22, 2019 / Embed

State Rep. Tom Mehaffie attends a press conference that pertains to dangerous toys, and hears the Annual Trouble in Toyland Report.

Small Business Tax Package Press Conference

Nov. 21, 2019 / Embed

On November 21, 2019, legislative members meet at a Small Business Press Conference in the hopes of eliminating disincentives for small business owners.

Voter Transparency Legislation Press Conference

Oct. 29, 2019 / Embed

To provide greater transparency for voters, state Reps. Matthew Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) and Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) drafted legislation to eliminate the ability for all candidates for public office to cross-file their nomination petitions.

Voices in Support of Recognizing Applied Behavior Analysis Professionals

Oct. 23, 2019 / Embed

State Rep. Tom Mehaffie is the sponsor of House Bill 1900, which intends to expand applied behavior analysis (ABA) services in Pennsylvania and establish standards for those who claim to be qualified professionals. The Better Access to Treatment Act would create licensure for board-certified behavior analysts.

PA Local Solar Program Press Conference

Oct. 22, 2019 / Embed

A Solar Program conference is held in the Capitol Building.

House Bill 1344 Hate Crimes Press Conference

Oct. 22, 2019 / Embed

Discussion of a new “Hate Crimes” bill (HB 1344) that would make attacking someone with an intellectual or physical disability chargeable as a hate crime.

Rep. Brown's Rally to Pass H.B. 629 V-clip

Oct. 22, 2019 / Embed

State Rep. Rosemary Brown plans to introduce legislation that will require health insurers to cover treatment plans for Lyme disease or related tick-borne illnesses as prescribed by a patient’s health care practitioner, regardless if the treatment plan includes short-term or long-term antibiotic treatment.