STATEMENT: American citizenship has become meaningless to the Democratic Party

  HARRISBURG, Pa.—In the following statement, PA GOP Chairman Val DiGiorgio questions the Democratic Party’s opposition to reinstating a question on the census that asks whether or not the respondent is a citizen. On the national, state and local level American citizenship has become meaningless to Democrats: “Democrat opposition to counting non-US citizens is yet […]

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PA GOP Oversees Conferee Meeting To Select Candidate for Historic 68th House District Special Election

Harrisburg, Pa.–On Saturday, officials from the Republican Party of Pennsylvania oversaw the selection of Clint Owlett as the Republican candidate for the 68th Pennsylvania House District Special Election. The election will fill Representative Matt Baker’s seat, who has accepted a presidential appointment to become the Regional Director of the Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs […]

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STATEMENT: Wolf presents election reforms as a thinly-veiled distraction from a disastrous past few months

  HARRISBURG, Pa.– This afternoon, in an effort to redirect the sunlight shining on his administration’s accumulating cobwebs, the most liberal governor in the U.S. presented what he calls a, “21st Century Voting Reform Plan.” “On his ‘21st Century Voting Reform Plan,’ Governor Wolf has unclean hands. “Strong evidence exists that under Governor Wolf’s watch, […]

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Statement: SCOTUS Denies Second Request For A Stay on Court-Drawn Maps

    HARRISBURG, Pa.– On Monday, the Supreme Court of the United States denied a second request filed by House Speaker Mike Turzai and Senate President Pro Tempore Joseph Scarnati for a stay on new congressional maps drawn by the PA Supreme Court. The federal court ruled that they did not have the legal authority […]

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Statement: Governor Wolf’s ethics announcement confirms two-faced tendencies

  HARRISBURG, Pa.– Governor Wolf’s ethics announcement this morning rings hollow, and again confirms his penchant for showing one face to the public, and another to his special interest donor base. A recent article in the Philadelphia Inquirer exposed that Wolf’s campaign coffers are full of donations from a PAC funded largely by doctors and […]

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STATEMENT: Scott Wagner Is A Solid Pro-Life Candidate

  HARRISBURG, Pa. – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Val DiGiorgio issued the following statement setting the record straight about recent attacks made against the 100 percent pro-life record of the party’s 2018 endorsed candidate for Governor, Scott Wagner: “Scott Wagner has been a leader in the fight to protect the unborn in Pennsylvania. As a cosponsor of […]

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PRESS RELEASE: PA GOP Files Second Amicus Brief With U.S. Supreme Court

  HARRISBURG, Pa.– In an effort to again support Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati and Speaker of the House Mike Turzai, the PA GOP has filed a second amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court. The second brief aims to assist the state’s two top lawmakers’ efforts to block the implementation of a court-drawn […]

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STATEMENT: PA Supreme Court Engages In Judicial-Mandering Crisis

  HARRISBURG —  In response to the PA Supreme Courts blatant Judicial-Mandering, Pennsylvania Republican Party Chairman, Val DiGiorgio released the following statement: “Today, in a shameful display of partisanship, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court drew and released a new congressional map (see the map and Cook Political ratings below). This map constitutes a new standard for judicial […]

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STATEMENT: Tom Wolf’s Midnight Maps Show Democrat Party Collusion with Supreme Court Causing a Constitutional Crisis

  HARRISBURG — Governor Wolf perpetuated the same political gerrymandering that he is accusing his political opponents of by waiting until midnight on the day of the deadline to release his partisan proposal for new congressional boundaries. In response Pennsylvania Republican Party Chairman, Val DiGiorgio released the following statement: “Governor Wolf’s midnight map is a […]

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PA GOP Reads: Pa. Republicans robbed no one, especially Democrats

  Written By: by Val DiGiorgio, For the Philadelphia Inquirer I wish I could say I was surprised, but in its editorial last week regarding congressional redistricting, the Inquirer Editorial Board yet again carries water for the Democratic Party. What is surprising, however, is how wrong it is on some key facts. First, the editorial incorrectly […]

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