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Oct

14

2021

October 14, 2021

In this Update: Limiting the Influence of Lobbyists and Political Consultants PennDOT Invites Pennsylvanians to Share Feedback Discussing How to Best Protect PA Communities Hazard Mitigation Grant Program to Open Oct. 18 Celebrating Down Syndrome Awareness Month Limiting the Influence of Lobbyists and Political Consultants This week, Senate Republicans introduced a package of bills that […]   [Read More]

Oct

05

2021

October 05, 2021

Four military service members from Indiana County who served their nation during the past 80 years were honored Tuesday (October 5) with their names placed on four county bridges.   [Read More]

Sep

30

2021

September 30, 2021

In this Update: Pittman’s Bills Supporting Physician Assistants Head to Governor Legislature Approves Extension of Pandemic Waivers of Government Regulations Senate Acts to Prevent Repeat of Botched Constitutional Amendment Process Program to Battle Opioid Abuse Extended by Senate Senate Passes Measures to Help Pennsylvania Farmers Move Goods Domestic Violence: Identifying the Signs and Getting Help […]   [Read More]

Sep

29

2021

September 29, 2021

 

With unanimous votes, the Senate today (September 29) sent to the governor Senator Joe Pittman’s Senate Bill 397, which amends the Osteopathic Medical Practice Act, and Senate Bill 398, which amends the Medical Practice Act of 1985, to help physician assistants work and practice with increased efficiency in Pennsylvania. Audio   [Read More]

Sep

27

2021

September 27, 2021

This morning state Sen. Joe Pittman and State Rep. Jim Struzzi will be discussing the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) when they speak to the PA Manufacturers’ Association and the PA Chamber of Business and Industry at their monthly business briefing. Watch Live   [Read More]

Sep

23

2021

September 23, 2021

Gov Wolf, Promote Armstrong/Indiana Counties for Steel Mills This week I called on the governor to aggressively promote Armstrong and Indiana counties as the location for two proposed steel mills as a way to counter the substantial losses of local jobs if Pennsylvania joins the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) compact. US Steel announced its […]   [Read More]