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.

Standing Against Domestic Violence

Oct. 21, 2019 / Embed

At a Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence press rally, State Rep. Sheryl Delozier comments about the 122 fatalities initiated by a domestic partner. PCADV is a statewide collaborative membership organization committed to ending intimate partner violence and all forms of violence against women.

Barrar Helpers and Heroes Podium Remarks

Oct. 21, 2019 / Embed

Learn more about the challenges facing our fire and EMS delivery system and its personnel - and what the #PAHouse is doing to help.

Helpers & Heroes press conference

Oct. 21, 2019 / Embed

Learn more about the challenges facing our fire and EMS delivery system and its personnel - and what the #PAHouse is doing to help. PAHouseGOP.com/helpersandheroes

Lawmakers learn about being a First Responder

Oct. 18, 2019 / Embed

The Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee recently participated in fire and EMS training in Pittsburgh. They participated in ladder drills, CPR training and fire fighting in order to get a first-hand glimpse into the lives of our emergency responders.