State Legislature News

HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Pennsylvania’s Primary Election results. “Today, hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians voiced their public support for Pat Toomey’s re-election,” Gleason said. “Pat Toomey is a strong leader who has fought to lower taxes, create jobs and keep our nation safe. We will ... Read More
HARRISBURG – PA GOP Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement on Pennsylvania’s Tax Freedom Day, the day when Pennsylvanians have collectively earned enough money to pay this year’s federal, state and local taxes. “Today, Pennsylvanians finally begin to work for themselves and not the government,” PA GOP Chairman Rob Gleason said.  “It is terrible ... Read More
HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Eric Nelson’s victory in the 57th Legislative District Special Election today. “Congratulations to State Representative-elect Eric Nelson on his victory in today’s Special Election,” Gleason said. “At a time when Governor Tom Wolf is trying to drastically raise our taxes, Eric Nelson will ... Read More
CONCORD — 168th District State Representative Tom Killion has been selected as the Republican nominee for the upcoming 9th Senatorial District Special Election following a conferee meeting at the Concordville Inn on Thursday. The State Senate Special Election will fill the seat recently vacated by Dominic Pileggi, who resigned after winning an election this fall ... Read More
HARRISBURG — The Republican Party of Pennsylvania (PA GOP) released the names of the conferees selected to participate in the upcoming conferee meeting to nominate a candidate to run in the upcoming special election to fill the vacancy in the 9th Senatorial District. Each of the counties that comprise the 9th Senatorial District will be ... Read More
HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding 165th Legislative District Representative William Adolph’s announcement that he will retire this year, according to a report in the Delaware County Daily Times. “Representative Bill Adolph’s legacy of public service has helped citizens all across the Commonwealth,” Gleason said. “Whether it’s ... 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 9th State Legislative District. The meeting is being called in anticipation of Senator Dominic Pileggi’s resignation as he ... Read More
HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding 31st District State Senator Pat Vance’s decision to retire at the end of her present term. “State Senator Pat Vance’s work has improved the lives of the people of central Pennsylvania,” Gleason said. “As a registered nurse, Pat Vance has brought ... Read More
HARRISBURG — Following the defeat of Governor Tom Wolf’s latest proposal to raise taxes on Pennsylvania families, Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement. “Once again, the State House has rejected a series of tax hikes from Tom Wolf,” Gleason said. “For months, Governor Tom Wolf has supported the largest tax ... Read More
HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney released the following statement regarding the State House Democrats’ votes against the funding of our schools and social services. “Today, Democrats continued their political campaign at the expense of our schools and our social services,” Sweeney said. “When Tom Wolf decided to fully veto the ... Read More