House Consumer Affairs Committee Holds Public Hearing on Mercuri’s Data Privacy Legislation

May. 26, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – As efforts continue to protect every Pennsylvanian’s personal data, the House Consumer Affairs Committee held a public hearing on Wednesday to discuss Rep. Rob Mercuri’s (R-Allegheny) legislation which would require larger companies and personal information aggregators (i.e., big tech) to share more information with consumers about what data of theirs is gathered, tracked and sold.

Mercuri Releases Statement on Texas Shooting

May. 25, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Following the mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, that claimed the lives of 19 elementary school students and two teachers, Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) released this statement:

Mercuri to Host Job Fair March 24

Mar. 04, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced today that he will be hosting the North Hills Community Job Fair on Thursday, March 24, from 4-7 p.m. at the RLA Learning and Conference Center located on 1170 Freeport Road in Marshall Township.

Mercuri Urges Wolf Administration to Answer Parents’ Calls for Help

Feb. 14, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – As efforts continue to advocate for the safety of children, Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) wrote a letter urging the Wolf administration to swiftly implement House Bill 1139, signed into law five years ago, which would allow parents to safely leave their child in the care of a hospital, police station or emergency services provider without being criminally liable.

Mercuri: ‘We Must Focus on Growing Pennsylvania’

Feb. 08, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – In response to Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget address for the 2022-23 Fiscal Year, Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement as he continues to stand up for taxpayers, students and commonsense policies to grow Pennsylvania:

Mercuri’s Remote Mortgage Bill Signed into Law

Feb. 03, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced his bill, which would modernize Pennsylvania’s Banking Code to no longer restrict mortgage originations to within 100 miles of physical branch locations, was signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf.

Mercuri’s Remote Mortgage Bill Passes Senate

Jan. 21, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced his bill, which would modernize Pennsylvania’s Banking Code to no longer restrict mortgage originations to within 100 miles of physical branch locations, unanimously passed the Senate Wednesday.

Fairness, Continuity Emphasized During Redistricting Hearing, Says Mercuri

Jan. 04, 2022 /

MCCANDLESS – In order to account for shifts in population, congressional and legislative districts must be redrawn every 10 years to ensure fairness and equal representation for Pennsylvanians. But what if both principles are absent? Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) hosted a House Majority Policy Committee hearing today to discuss how the Legislative Reapportionment Commission’s (LRC) redistricting map for the state House impacts communities and their constituencies.

Mercuri Says Preliminary State Redistricting Maps Unconstitutional

Dec. 17, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – The state Legislative Reapportionment Commission (LRC) today approved a preliminary redistricting map for the state House of Representatives and Senate. The vote to accept the preliminary plan for the new House map passed with a 3-2 vote with Chairman Mark Nordenberg voting in favor of the maps. Following the vote, Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) issued this statement.

Funding Secured for The Woodlands Foundation to Help Residents, Says Mercuri

Dec. 07, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced today that The Woodlands Foundation in Marshall Township will receive $2 million in funding from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) to continue to serve children and adults with disabilities and chronic illness on the campus.

Funding Addresses Traffic Congestion Issues in 28th District

Nov. 23, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced today the Township of Pine will receive $400,000 in funding from the Multimodal Transportation Fund Program, which is administered by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA).

Mercuri: Proposal by Gov. Wolf Goes Against Good Governance, Fairness

Nov. 03, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) released the following statement regarding Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to offer five days of “verification leave” to be used between Dec. 20, 2021, and March 31, 2022, if an administration employee provides proof that they received the COVID-19 vaccine. Any leave time not used by these employees will be paid back to them.

Mercuri’s Remote Mortgage Bill Passes Senate Committee

Oct. 28, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rob Mercuri (R-Allegheny) announced today his bill to update Pennsylvania’s Banking code to no longer restrict mortgage originations to within 100 miles of physical branch locations, passed the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee.