Kail to Hold Hearing, Press Conference on Supporting First Responders
WHAT:    Due to the ongoing and unresolved crisis with our emergency first responders, House Republican Policy Committee Chairman Joshua D. Kail (R-Beaver/Washington) will host a hearing and press conference to spotlight current obstacles facing these heroes and how those issues can be properly addressed. 

WHO:    Kail; members of the committee; David Kennedy, president, Pennsylvania State Troopers Association; Heather Sharar, executive director, Ambulance Association of Pennsylvania; Donald DeReamus, legislative committee chair, Ambulance Association of Pennsylvania; Steve Rabine, volunteer firefighter, United Hook and Ladder in New Oxford; Larry Gerrity, legislative chairman, Pennsylvania Fraternal Order of Police; and Atah Akakpo-Martin, captain, Harrisburg Police Department.

WHEN:    Today, Feb. 15, at 10 a.m. 

WHERE:    G-50, Irvis Office Building. A press conference in the Main Rotunda will immediately follow the hearing.

LIVESTREAM:    Barring any technical difficulties, the events will be streamed online at PAGOPPolicy.comPAHouseGOP.comRepKail.comFacebook.com/RepKail and Facebook.com/pagoppolicy.

Media contact:    Nate Temple, 717.260.6396, ntemple@pahousegop.com