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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.
11/30/2016
HARRISBURG – Working to ensure veterans are familiar with the many education, employment and government services available to them, the December edition of Legislative Report with Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) features highlights from a recent Veterans Expo at Montgomery County Community College (MCCC).
11/14/2016
BLUE BELL – Veterans of all ages are invited and encouraged to attend the annual Veterans Expo on Monday, Nov. 21, at College Hall at Montgomery County Community College. The event, which will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., will feature information about a variety of programs and services available to veterans of all ages, and especially for the men and women who have recently returned from service and working to transition back to civilian life.
10/27/2016
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Turnpike could soon have a new tool to help it collect unpaid tolls under legislation proposed by Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) and now on the governor’s desk awaiting his signature.
10/25/2016
HARRISBURG – Efforts to protect public safety by addressing the threat of drugged driving is the topic of the November edition of Rep. Kate Harper’s (R-Montgomery) Legislative Report program.