State Legislature News

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
Flanked by six fellow House members, State Rep. Fred Keller on Wednesday said Gov. Tom Wolf’s flat-out veto of Republicans’ proposed spending plan shows the Democrat will throw Pennsylvania into financial chaos as the state budget faceoff nears its seventh week. Seven regional lawmakers attended the Upper Susquehanna Valley arm of the “General Assembly of ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Republican Greg Rothman’s victory in the 87th State House District Special Election. “Congratulations to Greg Rothman on his victory in the 87th State House District Special Election today,” Gleason said. “During his time as Cumberland County GOP Chairman, I had the ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney was surprised to hear Allegheny County Democratic Committee Chair Nancy Patton Mills claim, “We have no women in our legislature from the western part of the state” when discussing the 37th State Senate District Special Election. “When it comes to electing female leaders to the ... Read More