Mustello Sworn in to Serve 11th Legislative District

Jan. 05, 2021 / Press Release

HARRISBURG – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today was sworn in as state representative of the 11th Legislative District. This will be Mustello’s first full term in office; she was previously sworn into office in June 2019 following a special election.

Silvis Takes Oath of Office at Capitol Ceremony

Jan. 05, 2021 / Press Release

HARRISBURG – Surrounded by his colleagues, Rep. Jason Silvis (R-Westmoreland/Armstrong/Indiana) today took the oath of office to represent the people of the 55th District. He is focused on job creation, growing the state’s economy, well-funded educational choice, free-market quality health care and energy independence.

PennDOT Seeks Feedback on Cumberland Co. Project

Dec. 11, 2020 / Press Release

Harrisburg, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to an online plans display regarding the Route 11 (West King Street) bridge replacement project. This project is located over Norfolk Southern Railroad within Shippensburg Borough and Southampton Township.

Nursing Bill Provides a Shot in the Arm for Pennsylvania's Health System

Oct. 23, 2020 / Press Release

Earlier this year, the media’s focus on COVID-19 centered on fears that the virus would overwhelm America’s health care services. In response, state governors—including Gov. Tom Wolf—began suspending regulations to improve capacity and care. These suspensions contained the implicit understanding that some regulations in health care do more harm than good. Why else suspend them during a crisis?

House Passes Delozier Legislation to Guard Against Misuse of Taxpayer Dollars

Oct. 22, 2020 / Press Release

HARRISBURG – Legislation authored by state Rep. Sheryl Delozier (R-Cumberland), majority chairman of the House Commerce Committee, that would ensure funding dedicated to supporting the integrity of Pennsylvania’s banking system is used solely for that purpose is now in the hands of the state Senate following unanimous passage by the House.

Delozier Continues to Lead Criminal Justice Reform Efforts

Oct. 22, 2020 / Press Release

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Sheryl Delozier (R-Cumberland), author of the groundbreaking Clean Slate Act of 2018, has successfully passed another piece of criminal justice reform legislation which now awaits Gov. Tom Wolf’s signature into law following bipartisan General Assembly approval Wednesday on her House Bill 440.

Fighting Fraud and Protecting Livelihoods

Oct. 19, 2020 / Press Release

The citizens of the Commonwealth have been through so much over the past several months, from economic lockdown to struggling with receiving unemployment compensation from the Department of Labor and Industry. While Pennsylvania has been reopening, thanks to the work of House and senate Republicans, there are still two important pieces of COVID-19 policy the Legislature must address prior to the election: fraud and civil immunity. Currently in the House, House Bill 2352 is ready for action. This bill would create a state false claims act and provide civil immunity protections from COVID-19.

Give Police More Tools to Help Victims of Domestic Violence

Oct. 19, 2020 / Press Release

One of the unfortunate side effects of the mandates in response to COVID-19, such as the stay-at-home order, is a sharp increase in domestic violence. During the height of the stay-at-home order. Police departments in York County saw upticks in the number of domestic violence calls, including York Area Regional Police that saw a 36% increase, according to media reports.