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HARRISBURG – Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) issued the following statement in response to bipartisan efforts to advance her proposal to implement a severance tax on natural gas drilling in the Commonwealth.
HARRISBURG – As area fire companies face more emergency calls with fewer volunteers available to respond to them, the July edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) takes a closer look at the many ways the community can support their local fire service.
HARRISBURG – Nearly 500 senior citizen athletes turned out for fun, friendship and exercise at the 32nd annual Montgomery County Senior Games and Expo. The event is featured on the June edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
HARRISBURG – Take a tour inside Pennsylvania’s historic state Capitol building on the January edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery).