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HARRISBURG — As Robert Gregory Bowers, the man accused in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre, appeared in federal court to face charges of killing 11 Jewish worshipers at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania House Leaders, including Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny); Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana); Majority Whip Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster); Democratic Leader Frank Dermody (D- Allegheny/Westmoreland); and Democratic Whip Mike Hanna (D-Clinton/Centre), offered the following statement:
HARRISBURG – State funding in the amount of $399,000 today was awarded to White Township for improvements to S&T Bank Arena, according to Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-41).
INDIANA – In their continuing efforts to inform older residents about services and programs that improve the quality of their lives, Reps. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and Cris Dush (R-Jefferson/Indiana, and Sen. Don White (R-41) are co-hosting a Senior Expo on Thursday, Oct. 25. The free event will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in S&T Bank Arena at the White Township Recreation Complex, 497 E. Pike Road, Indiana.
HARRISBURG – By a vote of 179-1, today’s House passage of legislation to remove the automatic driver’s license suspension for non-driving related drug convictions and six other crimes is the latest bill aimed at providing a helping hand for Pennsylvania’s underprivileged residents, House Majority Leader, Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) said.
WHITE TOWNSHIP – Welcoming a project which will bring hundreds of family-sustaining jobs to Indiana County, Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana), Sen. Don White (R-41), Pennsylvania Labor and Industry Secretary Jerry Oleksiak, Indiana County commissioners and other local officials today joined Urban Outfitters Inc. (URBN) in making a major economic development announcement.
WHAT: Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana), Sen. Don White (R-41), representatives from the Wolf Administration and local officials will join together to announce a major economic development project to bring hundreds of jobs to Indiana County.
HARRISBURG – House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) released the following statement in response to the release of the grand jury report by the attorney general today:
HARRISBURG – The Indiana County Commissioners have been awarded $1.75 million through Pennsylvania’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) that will go toward the Alice Paul House building project in White Township, according to Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana/Westmoreland), who, working together, played a key role in securing the state funding.
HARRISBURG – House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) issued the following statement regarding the passing of Rep. Florindo “Flo” Fabrizio (D-Erie). Fabrizio,73, died today after a yearlong battle with pancreatic cancer. He served as state representative of the 2nd Legislative District for 16 years.
HARRISBURG – For the first time in four years, the annual state budget was signed into law on time, Majority Leader, Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) said today. The improvement in the national economy and holding the line over the past three years on state spending has helped put Pennsylvania on a solid path to financial stability.
HARRISBURG – Legislation to create a school safety grant program and a state “Safe2Say” anonymous reporting program has passed the House of Representatives, according to House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana). The proposal is now under consideration in the Senate.
HARRISBURG – The Fiscal Year 2018-19 General Appropriation bill (House Bill 2121) is on its way to the state Senate for consideration after the House of Representatives passed it by a vote of 188-10.
Sends money to the Rainy Day Fund and keeps growth below inflation
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HARRISBURG – House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) today sent to all House members a co-sponsorship memo for a three-bill government reform legislative package. The text of the memo from Reed follows: