Owlett Public Safety Bills Signed into Law

Nov. 03, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Two bills sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) that aim to improve public safety in the Commonwealth have been signed into law.

PA House Republican Leaders Comment on PA Supreme Court Decision on Undated Ballots

Nov. 01, 2022 /

PA House Republican Leaders Comment on PA Supreme Court Decision on Undated Ballots

HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) and House Majority Leader Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin) issued the following statement on the decision of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in Ball v. Chapman, which ordered counties to refrain from counting undated or incorrectly dated mail-in ballots and absentee ballots, and that those ballots should be segregated and retained:

State Representatives Urge Audit of Entities Backing PNC Park, Citizens Bank Park

Oct. 28, 2022 /

PITTSBURGH – Reps. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) and Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) today called for an audit and Independent Fiscal Office review of the rental payments being made by the Pittsburgh Pirates and Philadelphia Phillies under an agreement linked to state funding. Additionally, they urged that information be collected about the credits used by the teams to reduce or eliminate their rental payments.

Stephens Honors Life, Legacy of George Saurman

Oct. 28, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery) this week paid tribute to the late George Saurman, a former member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1980-94.

Cook Speaks on the Travel and Tourism Industry

Oct. 28, 2022 /

HARRISBURG - Rep. Bud Cook (R-Washington/Fayette) had the opportunity to speak at the Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association’s (PRLA) Tourism Summit, held at the Harrisburg Hilton on Wednesday, Oct. 26.

Gaydos, Kinkead Introduce Legislation to Provide Assistance for Landslide-Prone Victims

Oct. 27, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – During a press conference today held in Ross Township, Allegheny County, state Reps. Valerie Gaydos (R-Allegheny) and Emily Kinkead (D-Allegheny) introduced legislation to create a new insurance program for homeowners living in landslide-prone areas, as well as assistance to local governments that wish to mitigate the risk of landslides within their communities.

Oberlander’s HAV Testing Bill Headed to Governor

Oct. 27, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Landmark legislation that will allow Pennsylvania to regain its position at the forefront of highly autonomous vehicle (HAV) testing passed the state House on Wednesday and is on its way to the governor for his signature, announced Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest), who introduced and crafted the bill.

EDGE Gives PA Advantage in Global Race to Success

Oct. 26, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Continuing efforts to drive investments that will generationally impact the Commonwealth, Speaker of the House Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) joined a majority of House members voting in favor House Bill 1059, which includes the Pennsylvania Economic Development for a Growing Economy (PA EDGE) tax credits.