HARRISBURG – House Republicans have been fighting to safeguard government information and prevent any disruption in the vital roles that government plays in Pennsylvania communities. House Bill 573 would require annual reports submitted to the governor contain an assessment of any potential weaknesses or risks that may exist within an administrative department.
WHAT: Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) will join members of the House Appropriations and Education committees for two hearings examining aspects of education in the Commonwealth. He is serving as designee for the House Education Committee chairman.
WEXFORD – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) is inviting area residents to his upcoming Community Health Fair on Saturday, Sept. 30, from 9 a.m. to noon at the AHN Wexford Health and Wellness Pavilion.
WHAT: Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) will join LUCA.ai officials for a donation presentation to Provident Charter School and interactive demonstration of LUCA software.
WHAT: Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) will take part in a panel discussion hosted by Americans for Prosperity-Pennsylvania on Pennsylvania’s budget impasse, modernization of the energy sector and workforce needed to bring the Commonwealth forward. The event will conclude with a question-and-answer period.
HARRISBURG – Following passage of the state budget in the House of Representatives Wednesday evening, Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) expressed disapproval of the process that led to the governor abandoning a recent pledge to include Lifeline Scholarships which would have provided educational choices to parents and students in the bottom performing schools across the state, a move that will continue to leave behind students who need help the most.
HARRISBURG –Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement about the passage of legislation that would unfairly provide property tax relief only to long-term residents of the City of Pittsburgh.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) hosted a House Republican Policy Committee hearing Thursday to discuss Pennsylvania’s role in promoting cutting-edge manufacturing and how to prepare the workforce for the jobs of tomorrow.
WHAT: Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) will host a policy hearing to discuss Pennsylvania’s role in promoting cutting edge manufacturing and how to prepare the workforce for the jobs of tomorrow.
HARRISBURG –Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced he will serve on the House Finance, Education and Government Oversight committees for the 2023-24 legislative session. In addition, he will serve as vice chair of the House Republican Policy Committee.
HARRISBURG – Today, Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) shared his own thoughts and issued the following statement on Gov. Josh Shapiro’s budget proposal for the 2023-24 fiscal year. This year’s budget proposal of $45.8 billion is a 6% increase over the previous budget.
HARRISBURG – Reps. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) and Arvind Venkat (D-Allegheny) have introduced legislation to protect children from assault by preventing sexually violent predators from residing near schools.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced today that he plans to introduce bipartisan legislation that will strengthen Megan’s Law by closing a loophole that will prevent sexually violent predators from living close to sensitive areas, such as school districts.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced today that Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Wexford Hospital will receive $1 million in funding from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) to be used to add parking to accommodate the growth of the campus.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced he was elected to the Point Park University Board of Trustees.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced today that $521,500 in grants were awarded for improvement projects in the 28th District through the Gaming Economic Development Tourism Fund (GEDTF).
HARRISBURG – Reps. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny), Napoleon Nelson (D-Montgomery) and Craig Williams (R- Chester/Delaware) announced they will be the speakers at “Pennsylvania: The Next State Consumer Privacy Law?” to discuss the proposed Pennsylvania Consumer Data Privacy Act (House Bill 2202), a bill Mercuri is championing, and whether Pennsylvania will become the sixth state to adopt a consumer privacy bill.
HARRISBURG – Reps. Valerie Gaydos (R-Allegheny) and Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced they were appointed to the Small Business Council by Speaker of the House Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) for a term of two years.
WEXFORD – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) and Allegheny Health Network (AHN) are teaming up to host a Community Health Fair on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 9 a.m. until noon on the second floor of the AHN Wexford Health + Wellness Pavilion, located at 12311 Perry Highway.
HARRISBURG – As fiscal responsibility and targeted investments remain top priorities, Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced the 2022-23 budget, which totals $42.8 billion, passed the House. He released the following statement: