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01/27/2016
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) today announced that forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for 2015 are now available.
01/12/2016
McCANDLESS – Speaker of the House of Representatives Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) is pleased to announce that his district office in McCandless will once again serve as a location for AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers to provide free tax services to senior residents. Volunteers will be available by appointment only to help seniors with their federal and state tax returns.
01/06/2016
HARRISBURG – High school seniors can now apply for a Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship to help cover the costs of higher education, Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) announced today.
12/29/2015
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement today in response to the governor enacting portions of House Bill 1460:
12/29/2015
HARRISBURG – Responding to today’s line-item veto of House Bill 1460, a $30.3 billion spending proposal which would have provided an immediate end to the state budget impasse and significantly increased funding for education, Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny County) and House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana County) issued the following statement:
12/23/2015
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny County) and House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana County) today responded to Senate passage of House Bill 1460, a $30.3 billion spending proposal which would provide an immediate end to the state budget impasse and increase funding for PreK-12 education by $405 million.
12/09/2015
HARRISBURG – David L. Reddecliff, Susquehanna Township, assumed the position of Chief Clerk of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives today when he was unanimously elected to the position by members of the House.
11/19/2015
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement today in response to the House passing historic liquor privatization legislation (House Bill 1690) and sending it to the Senate for consideration:
10/15/2015
WEXFORD – As part of a national effort to promote the proper collection and disposal of prescription medications, House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) will be a hosting a Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 24.
09/30/2015
WHAT: Rep. Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), along with officials from Allegheny Land Trust (ALT) and Franklin Park Borough, will announce grants for the Linbrook Woodlands land conservation project.
09/28/2015
McCANDLESS - Rep. Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) will be hosting a Senior Health Fair on Friday, Oct. 2, from 9 a.m. until noon at the Community College of Allegheny County North Campus in Pittsburgh.
09/24/2015
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement today in response to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passing emergency funding for schools and human services:
09/10/2015
HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) is encouraging fire companies and volunteer ambulance services throughout the 28th Legislative District to submit an application for the 2015-16 Fire Company, Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program.
07/21/2015
HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-Jefferson) have urged Attorney General Kathleen Kane to launch an investigation into Planned Parenthood of Pennsylvania, according to a letter sent to the attorney general.
07/09/2015
Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne (R-16), Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-28), House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-62) and House Appropriations Committee Chairman Bill Adolph (R-165) have issued the following statement regarding Governor Wolf’s planned veto of pension reform legislation: