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HARRISBURG – The House voted 185-5 to pass legislation authored by Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) that relieves the city of Harrisburg from “distressed” financial status and prohibits a commuter tax on the 45,000 non-residents who commute to the city every day.
HARRISBURG – In response to concerns raised by the residents and township officials, Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) will host a townhall on Wertzville Road to address driver safety and traffic issues.
HARRISBURG – With Pennsylvania leading the nation in cases of Lyme disease, Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland), whose efforts led to increased funding in the new state budget, said today that the Commonwealth is taking several policy-related steps to help combat the disease and assist with treatment for those afflicted.
EAST PENNSBORO – Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) praised updates to plans to modify and renovate the Erford Road Bridge over the Camp Hill Bypass in East Pennsboro Township.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) has introduced legislation that would prohibit a commuter tax from being imposed, while allowing Harrisburg to exit Act 47 receivership and “distressed” status.
HARRISBURG – The first and only legislative bill to deal with Harrisburg and the Municipalities Financial Recovery Act (Act 47) will soon be introduced, Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) announced today as he sent out a co-sponsorship memo.
HARRISBURG - Legislation authored by Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland), which would amend the Real Estate Licensing and Registration Act, passed the Senate unanimously, 49-0, and will head to the governor for his signature.
HARRISBURG - Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) voted in favor of the 2018-19 state budget, House Bill 2121, which invests an all-time-high into education while avoiding tax increases and borrowing.
WHAT: Sen. Mike Regan (R-York/Cumberland), Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) and members of the local community will talk about the heroin and opioid epidemic in Cumberland County; efforts to combat the epidemic, expand and improve treatment; and current and potential legislation. The RASE project and other faith-based ministries and non profits will attend and have tables with information for victims and families.
WHAT: Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland), Hospice of Central PA (HCP) and Brookdale Grandon Farms will honor veterans. The event is open to the public and includes live music and refreshments.
HARRISBURG – The state House in Harrisburg Tuesday approved legislation introduced by state Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) that would enable the use of highly automated vehicles in work zones operated by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. Rothman’s bill also would empower military vehicles to travel in platoons without fear of being cited with a traffic violation.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) today issued the following statement after Gov. Tom Wolf delivered his annual budget address in Harrisburg to a joint session of the state House and Senate:
HARRISBURG — State lawmakers and business leaders from across the Commonwealth joined together today to announce the introduction of the House State Government Committee’s Regulatory Overreach Report and five pieces of legislation specifically designed to rein in overregulation.
WHAT: A news availability highlighting a $900,000 grant awarded last week to pay for improvements to East Penn Drive in East Pennsboro Township. The grant will pay for traffic signals, the installation of new turn lanes, and a pedestrian and bicycle bridge across East Penn Drive connecting the two sides of Adams-Ricci Park.