WIND GAP – In an effort to boost the area’s blood supply, Rep. Ann Flood (R-Northampton) is hosting a blood drive from Monday, March 14, through Saturday, March 19, at the Miller-Keystone Blood Center, located at 1465 Valley Center Parkway in Bethlehem.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) issued the following statement regarding the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s selection of the Carter plan for the Commonwealth’s congressional districts:
It is safe to say a lot of people suffered sticker shock when Gov. Tom Wolf unveiled his plan to spend $43.7 billion, an increase of $6.2 billion, or 17%, in the upcoming fiscal year.
Tis the season for receiving numerous tax documents in preparation of filing income tax returns. Should you open the mail to find a 1099G form, used to record unemployment benefits received in a fiscal year, but you never filed for or received unemployment compensation, you are not alone.
Recently, Gov. Tom Wolf unveiled his plan to spend $43.7 billion, an increase of $6.2 billion, or 17%, in the upcoming fiscal year.
HARRISBURG?– Rep. Carl Metzgar (R-Somerset/Bedford) announced that eligible emergency medical services (EMS) companies will be notified by the Office of the State Fire Commissioner (OSFC) about how they can receive additional grant funding to support their work during the ongoing pandemic
HARRISBURG - Fifteen fire and emergency medical services (EMS) companies in the 71st Legislative District were awarded more than $250,000 in funding support through the 2021-22 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program, according to state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Johnstown).
HARRISBURG – Having already authored bipartisan legislation that would require the General Assembly to approve of Pennsylvania being enrolled in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, (RGGI), state Rep. Jim Struzzi (R-Indiana) has successfully amended his own House Bill 637 to further address the Commonwealth’s energy needs.
HARRISBURG – House Majority Environmental Resources and Energy (ERE) Committee Chairman Representative Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler) issued the following statement today declaring Gov. Tom Wolf’s record on environmental stewardship, and his final $43.7 billion 2022-23 state budget proposal as absolute failures:
HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget address sounded less like a spending plan and more like an attempt to list his alleged accomplishments, according to state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Johnstown), who issued the following statement on the heels of the governor’s presentation today before the General Assembly:
“I was very glad to hear the governor spend several minutes from the outset of his speech reviewing our hard work to bring the Commonwealth from a budget deficit to a budget surplus.
HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf today proposed spending 16.6% more in 2022-23 than the current fiscal year, which is untenable for the future, Rep. Tom Mehaffie (R-Dauphin) said.
HARRISBURG – Recognizing the ongoing strain placed on emergency medical services (EMS) providers due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Rep. Ryan Warner (R-Fayette/Westmoreland) and his fellow lawmakers voted unanimously today to provide $25 million in grants to the organizations.
ALLEGHENY COUNTY – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) has announced that Richland Township and Pine-Richland Youth Center are recipients of Gaming Economic Development Tourism Fund (GEDTF) grants.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) invites residents of the 75th Legislative District to attend one of the concealed carry seminars he is hosting during the month of February.
HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Speaker of the House Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) and House Majority Leader Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin) made the following statement after Gov. Tom Wolf released congressional maps that he says can garner his approval: