HARRISBURG – House Republican members from Allegheny and Washington counties today expressed outrage at Gov. Tom Wolf’s statements that he plans to veto a government transparency bill (House Bill 2463) that addresses access to public records during a disaster declaration and received unanimous support from the Legislature. In response, Reps. Jason Ortitay (R-Allegheny/Washington), Bob Brooks (R-Allegheny/Westmoreland), Bud Cook (R-Washington/Fayette), Valerie Gaydos (R-Allegheny), Josh Kail (R-Beaver/Washington), Natalie Mihalek (R-Allegheny/Washington), Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny), Tim O’Neal (R-Washington) and Mike Puskaric (R-Allegheny/Washington) issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – Today, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed legislation that would invest federal funding in the research and development of a vaccine for COVID-19. The legislation makes $10 million available for vaccine research and development to entities across Pennsylvania.
HARRISBURG – Presenting how Allegheny County’s Primary Election Day polling place consolidation plan violates both the letter and spirit of the law, members of the Allegheny County Republican House delegation called on Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathryn Boockvar to reverse her approval. The state legislators who signed the letter are Speaker of the House Mike Turzai and Reps. Natalie Mihalek, Jason Ortitay, Bob Brooks, Lori Mizgorski and Mike Puskaric.
HARRISBURG – Allegheny County Republican House members today slammed the consolidation of county polls for the June 2 primary which will disenfranchise voters. The state legislators, including Speaker Mike Turzai and Reps. Natalie Mihalek, Jason Ortitay, Bob Brooks, Lori Mizgorski, Mike Puskaric and Valerie Gaydos, issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – Today, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed legislation authored by Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) that would issue a waiver to the governor’s COVID-19 Business Closure to allow barber shops and hair salons the option to open their doors and provide services.
ALLISON PARK – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) announced today she will be hosting a joint glass recycling collection event with Hampton Township in June.
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai, joined by members of the Allegheny County House delegation, sent the attached letter to Dr. Rachel Levine, secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, requesting she allow hospitals and health systems in the Allegheny County area to reopen to allow for the treatment of COVID-19 patients as well as the pre-planned, medically necessary surgeries that are currently being prevented.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) announced today that the House met in session this week to consider legislation necessary to address some of the impacts of the spread of COVID-19 in the Commonwealth.
ALLISON PARK - Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) is inviting local nonprofit organizations to come and meet with her at her district office on Tuesday, March 31.
HARRISBURG — Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) announced today that the School Safety and Security Committee has awarded $53.7 million in School Safety and Security Grants to school districts, vocational schools, intermediate units and charter schools across the state, including Pine-Richland School District, North Allegheny School District, Hampton Township School District, Shaler Area School District and Fox Chapel Area School District.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) will be hosting a Seniors for Safe Driving Course and encourages eligible seniors to attend. The course will be held on Thursday, April 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the training room at the Shaler Township Municipal Building, 300 Wetzel Road, Glenshaw.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) announced that 13 volunteer fire and ambulance companies throughout the 30th District have qualified to receive $150,887 from a grant program administered by the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and Office of the State Fire Commissioner.
HARRISBURG - As a member of the House Transportation Task Force, Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) joined her colleagues for a press conference in Harrisburg to unveil their task force report, which investigates how to better fund transportation infrastructure across the Commonwealth.
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House of Representatives Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) today announced that he and Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) obtained a state grant for field work at Pine-Richland High School.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) announces that two improvement projects in the 30th Legislative District will benefit from an additional $400,000 in state funding, approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) in Harrisburg.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) announced today that she has sponsored legislation to create a local solar program.
ALLISON PARK – To help the Fawcett Fields Stream and Trail restoration project in Shaler Township, Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) advocated for a $350,000 grant that was approved by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).
HARRISBURG - Today, Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation authored by Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) that will strengthen Pennsylvania’s “Do Not Call” list.
HARRISBURG -- Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) announced today that her legislation to improve and strengthen Pennsylvania’s Do Not Call list is on its way to the governor’s desk.
ALLISON PARK – Rep. Lori Mizgorski (R-Allegheny) invites senior citizens who reside in the 30th Legislative District and their caregivers to her Senior Expo on Friday, Sept. 27, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Allison Park Church, located at 2326 Duncan Ave. in Allison Park.