Martin Causer News Release HARRISBURG – Continuing its commitment to ending waste, fraud and abuse in the Commonwealth’s public assistance programs, the state House has approved legislation to bring accountability to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Rep. [...]
Bill moves to Senate for vote HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Monday approved a bill to outlaw the use of “false or secret” compartments in vehicles. The bill passed with a vote of 114-83, despite objections by [...]
‘Rock Snot’ Has Appeared in Eastern and Western PA – Could Harm $1.6B Industry WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today called on federal officials to step up their assistance to Pennsylvania as it battles a growing invasive species [...]
COUDERSPORT – Listen to this week’s edition of PA State Representative Martin Causer’s weekly legislative report. In this edition, Causer talks about the state budget, the Legislative Reapportionment Commission, and legislation Causer has sponsored. Listen by clicking the play button [...]
At $46.4 Billion, Agriculture is PA’s Largest Industry: Supports Over 94,000 Farmers and Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) yesterday urged Congress to quickly pass the new Farm Bill that is being debated in [...]
Governor Tom Corbett Wednesday signed into law the following bills: House Bill 10 (P.N. 1957) – This bill amends the act of April 6, 1956 (1955 P.L. 1414, No. 465), known as the Second Class County Port Authority Act, to [...]
HARRISBURG – Governor Tom Corbett today signed Senate Bill 1310, a reform bill that modernizes Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Compensation, or UC, law. The new law enables Pennsylvania to repay a nearly $4 billion UC Trust Fund debt to the federal government. [...]
Martin Causer News Release HARRISBURG – The state’s emergency medical services (EMS) system will undergo an in-depth assessment under legislation sponsored by Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) and approved by the state House today. Read original
HARRISBURG – The state House today approved legislation authored by Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) to force the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to streamline the process for removing gravel bars and other obstructions from streams. “This is great news [...]
Liquor Privatization, Putting People Back to Work on House Agenda This Week The House returns to session on Monday, June 11. All of House session and most committee meetings will stream live on PAHouseGOP.com. Many events also may be [...]
HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania currently has the ninth most costly unemployment compensation (UC) system in the country, and that works against our efforts to maintain existing jobs and create new ones. The General Assembly is working to change that and on [...]
Jane Orie sentenced to state prison PITTSBURGH – A former PA State Senator has been sentenced to state prison on charges of campaign fraud and forgery. Jane Orie, age 50, was sentenced by Judge Jeffrey A. Manning to serve 2 [...]
Listen to this week’s edition of PA State Representative Martin Causer’s weekly legislative report/podcast by clicking the play button below. In this addition, Causer talks about welfare fraud, the Keystone Works Package and rent rebates.
Listen to this week’s edition of Rep. Martin Causer’s weekly legislative report by clicking the play button below.
HARRISBURG – Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Speaker of the House Sam Smith (R-66), Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi (R-9) and House Majority Leader Mike Turzai (R-28) announced today that the Senate and the House will not convene [...]