It is an honor to work for you and the residents of our district and I take great pride in representing you in Harrisburg. I am aware of the challenges that face our state and I am dedicated to facing those challenges so that together, we can make our communities the best that they can be. As a way for you to keep up with the work that is happening on your behalf, check the stories listed below, and as always, feel free to contact me for more information about any state-related matter.
In August, Burrell High School football player Noah Cornuet, 16, was stricken during a preseason workout and died.
New Kensington is seeking technology and added federal and state police presence to help it fight a recent surge in violence.
HARRISBURG — A Murrysville legislator proposes to ban convicted felons from lobbying the General Assembly, saying it's a simple step to “restore confidence in government.”
From The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Millions of tons of slag — a steelmaking byproduct — are available cheaply and safely for road and construction projects nationwide, but in Western Pennsylvania use of the material is limited, putting state officials at odds with producers.
From The Ellwood City Ledger
As David Barensfeld looked around the meeting room in Ellwood City Forge Friday morning, he was encouraged by one element of the collection of state representatives sitting around the table.
From The Northeast Times
That helicopter flying overhead might have been made right here in Northeast Philadelphia on Red Lion Road. Northeast Airport-based AgustaWestland’s 560 employees make more than 50 helicopters a year, which are sold all over the world. The company’s copters can even be spotted in the movies. One was in the latest James Bond film, Skyfall.
From The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
HARRISBURG -- Republicans and Democrats in the state House often clash over political and legislative issues.