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12/01/2018
PITTSBURGH – Speaker of the Pennsylvania House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement upon the death of President George H.W. Bush:
11/29/2018
HARRISBURG – Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-28), Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and House Majority Leader-elect Bryan Cutler (R-100) issued the following statement about Governor Wolf’s Executive Order creating a state Redistricting Reform Commission:
11/13/2018
By acclamation, Turzai elected caucus-designee for speaker and Cutler elected majority leader
11/07/2018
HARRISBURG – As a result of Tuesday’s election returns, Republicans retained a solid majority in the House of Representatives, House Republican leaders said today. Several seats are still too close to call.
10/29/2018
HARRISBURG — As Robert Gregory Bowers, the man accused in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre, appeared in federal court to face charges of killing 11 Jewish worshipers at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania House Leaders, including Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny); Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana); Majority Whip Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster); Democratic Leader Frank Dermody (D- Allegheny/Westmoreland); and Democratic Whip Mike Hanna (D-Clinton/Centre), offered the following statement:
10/24/2018
HARRISBURG – Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) today criticized Gov. Tom Wolf’s decision to veto House Bill 83.
10/19/2018
HARRISBURG – Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) urged Gov. Tom Wolf to sign House Bill 83, which passed with bipartisan support in the House and Senate.
10/17/2018
HARRISBURG – Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Rep. John Lawrence (R-Chester/Lancaster) are urging Gov. Tom Wolf to sign into law a measure authored by Lawrence aimed at reducing Pennsylvania’s debt burden. The bill was approved in the state Senate earlier today.
10/17/2018
HARRISBURG – Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) responded to the state bailout of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) with $50 million in taxpayer money from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST).
10/16/2018
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) released the following statement on the passing of Chief Deputy Attorney General Laura Ditka:
10/16/2018
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) released the following statement on the passing of Rep. Sid Kavulich (D-Lackawanna):
10/15/2018
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Reps. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) and Tom Mehaffie (R-Dauphin) applauded the passage of bipartisan legislation to address the city of Harrisburg’s financial issues through a reasonable and responsible approach.
10/15/2018
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) released the following statement on the passing of Rep. Mike O’Brien (D-Philadelphia):
10/04/2018
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) is calling on the state Senate to advance additional alcohol privatization legislation in Pennsylvania.
10/04/2018
PITTSBURGH – Speaker of the Pennsylvania House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) announced a Community Conservation Partnership Program (CCPP) grant has been awarded for the North Park Pool.