Press Releases

HARRISBURG – In response to Governor Wolf’s veto of HB 466, also known as the liquor privatization bill, PA GOP Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement. “Governor Tom Wolf has chosen to say no to the historic and much-needed reform of our antiquated liquor system,” Gleason said. “The liquor privatization bill that Governor Tom ... Read More
To view the PA GOP’s latest ad, entitled “#SignPABudget,” please click here. HARRISBURG – In response to Governor Wolf’s veto of the Republicans’ taxpayer’s budget, the Republican Party of Pennsylvania has released a web ad highlighting the Wolf’s worst fears about the budget. “This week, Governor Tom Wolf chose to the special interests of his ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s decision to veto the Republicans’ Taxpayer Budget. “Republicans in the state Senate and state House have taken clear actions that will improve the lives of families across Pennsylvania by passing a  ‘Taxpayers Budget,’’ Gleason said.  “Tonight, Governor Tom ... Read More
Will Governor Tom Wolf Finally Acknowledge Pennsylvania’s Pension Crisis? HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the passage of public pension reform in the State Senate and State House. “Republicans have put together a solution to address Pennsylvania’s worsening public pension crisis,” Gleason said. “Our Commonwealth’s pension costs ... Read More
Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the General Assembly’s passage of liquor privatization. “I would like to congratulate the State Senate and State House for their efforts to bring Pennsylvania’s liquor policy into the 21st century,” Gleason said. “For decades, Pennsylvanians have had little choice and little convenience when ... Read More
DATE:    June 30, 2015 TO:         Interested Parties FROM:  Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney RE:          Tom Wolf’s Special Interests Friends In November of 2014, Pennsylvanians put their faith in historic Republican majorities in the state Senate and state House to bring fiscal commonsense to Harrisburg. Today, Republicans kept their promises by passing ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement praising Republicans in the General Assembly for the passage of the state budget. “Today, Republicans sent Governor Wolf a balanced budget that is on-time and does not increase taxes,” Gleason said. “The budget that was passed by the state Senate and House ... Read More
HARRISBURG – The Republican Party of Pennsylvania (PA GOP) released the following information regarding the conferee process that our Party will oversee to nominate the Republican candidate on the ballot for the upcoming Special Election in the 37th State Legislative District. State Senator Matt Smith, who represented the 37th Senatorial District, resigned his seat on ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney released the following statement regarding Tom Wolf’s continued refusal to take part in substantive budget discussions with the State Senate and State House. “It’s become clear that Governor Tom Wolf’s top budget priority is raising taxes,” Sweeney said. “For months, Tom Wolf has traveled around ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney released the following statement regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s newest political action committee, “Rebuild Pennsylvania”. “With just days to go before Pennsylvania’s budget deadline, it appears that Tom Wolf is more concerned about politics than the future of our Commonwealth,” Sweeney said. “Following an embarrassing and ... Read More