WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House passed a series of bills with bipartisan support, including H.R. 3304, the National Defense Authorization Act of 2014, by a vote of 350-69, and H. J. Res. more»
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Sam Smith (R-Jefferson) said today that Jefferson County municipalities are projected to receive a collective increase of more than $1.5 million in state funding over the next five years for local road construction and maintenance programs.
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Sam Smith issued the following statement in response to the announcement that Reynoldsville and Cherry Tree boroughs each received state grants to rehabilitate community parks and Brookville Borough received a grant to develop an historic town square through DCNR’s Community Conservation Partnerships Program (C2P2).
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (PA-5) today joined fellow Members of Congress in holding a press conference to discuss the introduction of the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act (H.R. more»
WHAT: All three of Rep. Tom Marino’s Constituent Service Centers will be accepting donations on behalf of the Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots program. Donations should be appropriate for children ages 0 to 16 and all toys should be new and still in original packaging. more»
The Westfield Business Park in Tioga County has been designated a Keystone Opportunity Zone by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, announced Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25). more»
TITUSVILLE, PA – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, yesterday delivered remarks to Forest County High School students during visits to East Forest High School, in Marienville, Pa., and West Forest High School, in Tionesta, Pa. more»
HARRISBURG – Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), today, announced his support for a U.S. District Court ruling on Thursday which delayed the implementation of certain mandates contained in Obamacare on the Catholic Dioceses of Pittsburgh and Erie. more»
Just for Jesus Homeless Outreach shelter in Brockway has been denied state approval to house criminals who are under supervision of the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25). more»
Driver Licensing, Motor Vehicle Services Available Online The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed < more»
Yesterday, U.S. Federal Maritime William P. Doyle, addressed the Executive Committee of the National Lieutenant Governors Association (NGLA) at their Executive Committee Meting in Little Rock, Arkansas. He addressed new U.S. export opportunities that were not part of the blue prints when the expansion project began in 2007. more»
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Sam Smith today voted in support of a transportation funding plan that will invest $2.3 billion in the state’s infrastructure network. The plan includes funding for the improvement of specific highways, roads and bridges in the 66th Legislative District, including a significant increase in the funds municipalities receive to maintain local roadways.
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