Building Trades Jobs Offer Huge Opportunities in PA

Mar. 19, 2019 / Embed

Building trades in Pennsylvania are brimming with opportunities for well-paying jobs. #GoodJobs4PA will help to provide the tools and incentives to connect job training with real-life, good-paying opportunities.

What is Workforce Development?

Mar. 14, 2019 / Embed

Every Pennsylvania worker deserves the opportunity to learn the skills necessary to move up the economic ladder. Learn the steps that PA House Republicans are taking to ensure workforce development efforts are benefiting students, workers, and employers via #GoodJobs4PA.


Mar. 14, 2019 / Embed

PA House Republican career and technical education (CTE) proposals are aimed at establishing partnerships between education and businesses to create youth apprenticeships, career pathways, and rigorous career and technical education to build a stronger workforce.

Great Example of Innovative Partnerships in PA: The Wistar Institute

Mar. 14, 2019 / Embed

In researching apprenticeship and training opportunities for the #GoodJobs4PA initiative, members of the PA House GOP Policy Committee tour the Wistar Institute in Philadelphia.

Term Limits Press Conference

Mar. 13, 2019 / Embed

Freshman state lawmakers Rep. Andrew Lewis (R-Dauphin) and Mike Jones (R-York) unveil their proposal to enact term limits for members of the state House and Senate.

Rep. Mehaffie H.B. 11 Nuclear Energy Press Conference

Mar. 11, 2019 / Embed

In an effort to prevent the premature and permanent closure of Pennsylvania’s nuclear power plants, Rep. Tom Mehaffie (R-Dauphin) today introduced legislation updating the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards (AEPS) Act to recognize nuclear energy for its significant contribution to the state’s zero-carbon energy production.

Workforce Development Press Conference

Feb. 19, 2019 / Embed

PA House Majority Leader Bryan Cutler speaks in a press conference with Gov. Wolf and other legislative leaders to promote workforce development and help to prepare Pennsylvanians for job vacancies in PA business and industries.

Career & Technical Education Press Conference

Feb. 19, 2019 / Embed

A bipartisan press conference with members of the House Education Committee on Career & Technical Education (CTE) legislation.

Solar Energy in PA Press Conference

Feb. 19, 2019 / Embed

Reps. Kaufer, Millard. Schweyer and Bullock on Community Solar Legislation to help homeowners and community businesses get on the grid; they are unveiling legislation to allow for community solar projects in Pennsylvania.

The Truth About Minimum Wage and Its Impact on PA Small Businesses

Feb. 15, 2019 / Embed

Small businesses in PA will take a huge hit from a minimum wage increase. #PAHouse Appropriations Chairman Stan Saylor lays out the truth about the impact of a minimum wage increase on Pennsylvania small businesses.