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09/20/2017
HARRISBURG – Responding to the credit downgrade from Standard & Poor’s today, House Republican leaders reminded investors and Pennsylvanians that the Commonwealth has never missed a payment and tax revenues are continuously being collected. The leaders also suggested the downgrade could help bring lawmakers together in the effort to address major cost-drivers in the state budget.
08/17/2017
INDIANA – In his continuing effort to stay in touch with constituents in the 62nd District, Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) plans to host town hall meetings in the following communities this fall:
07/08/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) to rename an Indiana County bridge in honor of a local Vietnam War veteran has been signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf as Act 18 of 2017.
06/30/2017
$32 billion budget eliminates deficit and funds schools without new taxes
06/30/2017
HARRISBURG – Taking up the challenge to deal with a deficit and potential $3 billion shortfall, the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan budget to begin the process of reinventing Pennsylvania government. Without raising income or sales taxes, the budget provides additional funding for key education and public safety programs.
06/14/2017
HARRISBURG – The deadline to apply for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program has been extended from June 30 to Dec. 31, Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) announced today.
06/08/2017
HARRISBURG – As part of the House Republican effort to reinvent the operations and priorities of Pennsylvania government, the House approved legislation to stop pension costs from draining critical taxpayer resources away from schools, law enforcement and other important programs, House leaders said today. With a bipartisan vote of 143-53, the bill now heads to the governor’s desk for signature.
06/06/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation to designate an Indiana County bridge in the memory of a local Vietnam War veteran, sponsored by House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana), was passed unanimously by the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Monday. House Bill 1219 now heads to the Senate for its consideration.
05/24/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation to help to address the funding crisis facing emergency medical services organizations across Pennsylvania unanimously passed the House of Representatives today and heads to the state Senate for consideration, according to House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana).
05/24/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation to bring Pennsylvania into compliance with the federal REAL ID Act passed the House and heads to the governor’s desk for signature, House Republican leaders said today.
05/18/2017
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and other House Republican leaders have sent the following letter to former Gov. Ed Rendell and Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez, requesting they return the surplus money from the 2016 national convention held in Philadelphia.
04/04/2017
HARRISBURG – Taking up the challenge to deal with a potential $3 billion shortfall, House Republicans passed a “smart budget” to begin the process of reinventing Pennsylvania government without raising or creating new taxes and also providing additional funding for key education and public safety programs.
04/03/2017
INDIANA – As part of their ongoing efforts to assist area workers and employers, Reps. Dave Reed (R-Indiana), Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana), Cris Dush (Jefferson/Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-41) are co-hosting a job fair in Indiana on Thursday, May 4.
03/29/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-41) today announced the awarding of $370,000 for a water line extension project in Armstrong and Conemaugh townships. The lawmakers played a key role in securing the state funding through the Department of Community and Economic Development’s small water and sewer grant program.
03/01/2017
INDIANA – State Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and the United Way of Indiana County are pleased to announce two upcoming informational outreach sessions that fulfill a need identified through the Poverty Summits they co-hosted in 2015 and 2016 – making information available about local assistance programs.