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06/22/2018
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.
06/22/2018
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.
06/20/2018
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.
06/20/2018
Sends money to the Rainy Day Fund and keeps growth below inflation
05/04/2018
Citizens who are actively involved in government absolutely improve their communities. Often, legislation is driven by the concerns or needs of residents who are involved in the legislative process. These men, women, and even sometimes children, share their personal experiences and problems with us, and that information is used to better the Commonwealth.
05/02/2018
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:
04/19/2018
HARRISBURG – The Burrell Township Sewer Authority received approval for state funding totaling $11 million on Wednesday, according to Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-41).
04/13/2018
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) today announced the awarding of $55,000 to Indiana County which was made available through the Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement Program (PHARE) to help eligible county residents with home improvements.
03/14/2018
HARRISBURG – Following an investigation of allegations against Rep. Nick Miccarelli (R-Delaware), conducted as part of the long-standing caucus harassment procedures, House Republican leaders today ordered a copy of the investigative report and related files be sent to the Dauphin County district attorney for his review.
02/06/2018
HARRISBURG – House Republican leaders reacted to the governor’s call to increase state spending by $1 billion for fiscal year 2018-19. The governor presented his $33 billion spending proposal today in front of a joint session of the General Assembly.
01/29/2018
HARRISBURG – More than $277,000 in funding is being awarded to 22 Indiana County fire and ambulance organizations through the 2017-18 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program, according to Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-41).
01/23/2018
House State Government Committee gives go-ahead to House Bill 153
12/22/2017
A significant state grant will promote local environmental education activities while providing an expansion opportunity for a major Indiana County employer, according to Senator Don White and Representative Dave Reed.
12/12/2017
HARRISBURG – Once again, standing up for taxpayers, the House this week approved historic legislation to change budget-making in Harrisburg by bringing integrity, transparency and spending limits to the state budget and budget process, according to the House Republican leadership team.
12/07/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. Dave Reed (R-Indiana), which would name a bridge in honor of a Vietnam War veteran from Indiana County, this week was unanimously approved by the House of Representatives.