Kauffman Announces Inspector General Will Investigate DHS Handling of Grace Packer Case

Apr. 17, 2019 / Embed

At the start of a Judiciary Committee meeting this week that focused on legislation to support child sexual assault victims, Chairman Rob Kauffman (R-Franklin) announced that he and Rep. Karen Boback (R-Wyoming/Luzerne/Lackawanna), chairman of the House Children and Youth Committee, had sent a letter to Pennsylvania Inspector General Bruce Beemer asking him to investigate the handling of the case of Grace Packer by the Department of Human Services.

Rep. Delozier Comments on Crime Victims Legislation

Apr. 17, 2019 / Embed

PA State Rep. Sheryl Delozier discusses impact of legislation passed to help crime victims in Pennsylvania.

Majority Leader Cutler Comments On Crime Victims Bill Package

Apr. 17, 2019 / Embed

PA House Majority Leader Bryan Cutler opens a press conference giving highlighting House passage of bills to increase rights for crime victims and survivors of abuse. As a result of the bills, voters are one step closer to having the opportunity to decide if a victims bill of rights should be added to the Pennsylvania Constitution.

Press Conference on Crime Victims Legislation

Apr. 17, 2019 / Embed

Bill sponsors and PA House GOP Leaders hold a press conference highlighting the impact of recently passed legislation to expand the rights and protections of crime victims.

Protecting the Rights of Victims

Apr. 16, 2019 / Embed

PA House Republicans are taking steps to better protect crime victims and abuse survivors in Pennsylvania. Rep. Sheryl Delozier (sponsor of Marsy's Law legislation), Rep. Donna Oberlander (Policy Committee chairman), Rep. Marcy Toepel (Caucus chairman), and Rep. Bryan Cutler (Majority Leader) discuss this effort. Learn more at PAHouseGOP.com/protectingvictims.

Joint Session - Honoring the Memory of the Tree of Life Synagogue Attack Victims

Apr. 10, 2019 / Embed

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives and the Pennsylvania Senate held a joint session to honor the memory and lives of the victims of the October, 2018 attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.

HB 986 Medical Transport Press Conference

Apr. 09, 2019 / Embed

Pa. Representatives Fritz, Hershey, Nelson & Bernstine articulate possible consequences of changes to House Bill 986. The Medical Assistance Transportation Program, also known as MATP, provides transportation to medical appointments for Medical Assistance recipients who do not have transportation available to them.

Crime Victims Rally

Apr. 08, 2019 / Embed

A rally to support efforts that better protect victims of crime and abuse.

Reform Alliance Press Conference.

Apr. 02, 2019 / Embed

Three central Pennsylvania Republican House members traveled to Philadelphia today urging support to modify the state’s probation system. Reps. Sheryl Delozier (R-Cumberland), Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) and Mike Jones (R-York) met with advocates and other legislators committed to reform efforts.

Highlighting Good Jobs for PA Initiative

Mar. 25, 2019 / Embed

Leaders and members of the PA House Republican Caucus hold a press conference highlighting the powerful impact that #GoodJobs4PA workforce development bills passed in the #PAHouse can have on PA's job market and the potential for creating family-sustaining jobs.