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04/24/2017
WHAT: Lawmakers and members of The Forum of Executive Women will discuss efforts to boost the representation of women on the boards of public and private companies, as well as nonprofit organizations.
04/12/2017
HARRISBURG – Working to ensure homeowners receive due process when faced with the possibility of civil forfeiture of their homes, Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) has introduced legislation making needed reforms to state law.
03/27/2017
HARRISBURG – With heroin and opioid-related overdose deaths skyrocketing in Pennsylvania and across the nation, the April edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper focuses on state and local efforts to combat the epidemic.
03/21/2017
HARRISBURG – Working to ensure efficiency and effectiveness of the state’s Right-to-Know Law, the state House has unanimously approved a resolution, sponsored by Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery), to study the law’s impact on state and local agencies.
02/24/2017
HARRISBURG – Looking for a day trip, weekend getaway or vacation destination and want to try out one of the state’s more than 120 outdoor recreational areas? Tune into the March edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper for tips about how to plan a successful trip.
02/21/2017
BLUE BELL – Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood, and according to the American Red Cross, more than 36,000 units of red blood cells, 7,000 units of platelets and 10,000 units of plasma are needed every day to meet that demand.
01/27/2017
HARRISBURG – Imagine driving down the highway or in town with no one behind the wheel. It could soon be a reality as the technology behind highly automated vehicles (HAVs) continues to advance. The February edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) highlights the role Pennsylvania is playing in the development and testing of these vehicles.
01/20/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) today announced that forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for the 2016 tax year are now available.
01/18/2017
HARRISBURG – With the Commonwealth facing serious financial challenges heading into the next fiscal year, Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) has re-introduced legislation to enact a severance tax on natural gas drilling.
01/05/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) has been appointed to serve a third term as chairman of the House Local Government Committee during the 2017-18 legislative session.
12/30/2016
HARRISBURG – Take a tour inside Pennsylvania’s historic state Capitol building on the January edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery).
12/20/2016
HARRISBURG – High school seniors can now apply for a Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship to help cover the costs of higher education, Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) announced today.
12/15/2016
BLUE BELL –Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) today announced two grants have been awarded to support vital recreation and conservation opportunities in the region through the state’s Community Conservation Partnerships Program (CCPP).
12/06/2016
HARRISBURG – Gwynedd Mercy University has been awarded a $1 million grant from the Commonwealth for its Pathways to Success transportation and streetscape project, Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) announced today.