Turzai Update on Reopening PA

Jun. 01, 2020 / Embed

In this week's video update, “Reopening Pennsylvania, Safely, Compassionately, Urgently,” Speaker Mike Turzai addresses: Critical legislative action taken last week, - Efforts to safely reopen all Pennsylvania's businesses, - Passage of a stabilizing state budget which… Fully funds schools to ensure they can and will open next year for students. Funds the Senior Protection Act and directs funding for long term care and nursing homes. - The process of how the Legislature has dealt with a positive COVID case.

Turzai on COVID-19 Disclosure Responsibilities

May. 28, 2020 / Embed

Speaker of the House Mike Turzai on COVID-19 Disclosure responsibilities

Reopening PA - The Speaker's Weekly Update

May. 25, 2020 / Embed

My latest update: - #MemorialDay, - ensuring our youth can safely get back to playing sports, - PA's nursing home travesty and the Senior Protection Act, - Gov. Wolf's many vetoes, - schools reopening in the fall.

Turzai Interview - PCN's Coronavirus Special Coverage

May. 18, 2020 / Embed

Speaker of the PA House Mike Turzai is interviewed on PA's COVID pandemic response as part of PA's Coronavirus Special Coverage

The Misguided Idea of Profits Over Lives

May. 18, 2020 / Embed

Speaker Mike Turzai takes on the horribly misguided concept that those wishing to reopen PA are valuing profits over lives.

The Startling Statistics About COVID in PA's Nursing Homes

May. 18, 2020 / Embed

Speaker Mike Turzai shares a video update about the two crises that Pennsylvanians are facing: COVID and the rush to prevent economic collapse. The video also includes the terribly disheartening statistics shared about the COVID casualties in PA's nursing homes.

Students and parents - our voices were heard!

May. 12, 2020 / Embed

Students and parents - our voices were heard! The default response is no longer "kids may not go back to school in the fall." Now it's time to see the plan of how it's going to happen. Kids have dreams - and now they have a much better shot at pursuing them.

Protecting Residents in PA’s Nursing Home Facilities

May. 11, 2020 / Embed

Seeking to protect seniors and other individuals living in Pennsylvania’s nursing home facilities, personal care homes and assisted living residences, Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) is proposing legislation that would establish a framework to help these facilities keep loved ones safe.

We Must Protect the Most Vulerable

May. 11, 2020 / Embed

Speaker of the PA House Mike Turzai urges the protection of Pennsylvania’s most vulnerable populations as we combat COVID-19, while he provides insight into some data finally received from the state Department of Health. The Speaker further discusses action to safely, compassionately, and urgently re-open the state’s economy by allowing businesses to reopen (if they choose to) and getting people back to their jobs and provide for their families.

PA Does Not Have an Education Dictator

May. 05, 2020 / Embed

PA's Education Secretary says that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, schools may not reopen this fall. Here's my response.