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06/26/2019
HARRISBURG - Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement after voting for House Bill 790, the General Appropriations portion of the 2019-20 state budget, which passed the state House today by a vote of 140-62. The legislation may now be taken up by the state Senate.
05/29/2019
HARRISBURG, PA – State lawmakers from Pennsylvania’s 13th Congressional District today joined together to support their Congressman in his effort to make Pennsylvania’s National Guard available to address the crisis on the southern border. Congressman John Joyce (PA-13) last week led a group of four other Pennsylvania Congressmen in a letter to Governor Wolf making the request. Rep. Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14) , Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-11), Rep. Scott Perry (PA-10), and Rep. Mike Kelly (PA-16) joined Joyce on the letter.
04/02/2019
HARRISBURG – Three central Pennsylvania Republican House members traveled to Philadelphia today urging support to modify the state’s probation system. Reps. Sheryl Delozier (R-Cumberland), Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) and Mike Jones (R-York) met with advocates and other legislators committed to reform efforts.
03/26/2019
HARRISBURG - Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) announced today that Hampden Township will receive a grant from the Multimodal Transportation Fund. Hampden Township is to receive $400,000 for road improvements at the Carlisle Pike and S. Sporting Hill Road intersection in Cumberland County.
03/26/2019
HARRISBURG - Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) announced today that Camp Hill Borough will receive a grant from the Multimodal Transportation Fund. Camp Hill Borough has been awarded $700,000 for pedestrian safety and streetscape improvements along Market Street in Cumberland County.
03/26/2019
During the past three years, Pennsylvania has watched on the sidelines as the national economy has taken off and unemployment has dropped to historic lows. The annual unemployment rate for the Commonwealth has lagged behind the national rate since 2016 by a half percent.
03/25/2019
WHAT: Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) will be hosting an electric scooter demonstration with Rep. Stephen Kinsey (D-Philadelphia). Rothman and Kinsey will discuss their legislation which would help ease restrictions on the use of E-scooters in Pennsylvania. E-scooter providers Lime and Bird will be providing the demonstration and will answer questions.
03/22/2019
WHAT: Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) will be hosting an electric scooter demonstration with Rep. Stephen Kinsey (D-Philadelphia). Rothman and Kinsey will discuss their legislation which would help ease restrictions on the use of E-scooters in Pennsylvania. E-scooter providers Lime and Bird will be providing the demonstration and will answer questions.
03/20/2019
WHAT: Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) will be hosting a Lyme Disease Townhall with Sen. Mike Regan (R-Cumberland/York) to keep area residents informed about the risks, treatment and prevention of Lyme disease. Experts in the field will be present to take questions.
03/19/2019
HARRISBURG – Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) announced today that local fire companies and EMS services in Cumberland County will receive grants from the Office of the State Fire Commissioner. The grants are funded through state gaming proceeds and applications are still open until the end of May.
02/05/2019
HARRISBURG – The governor today issued his budget address for the 2019-20 fiscal year to the Pennsylvania General Assembly. The governor’s proposed $34.15 billion spending plan includes no new broad-based tax hikes.
01/18/2019
HARRISBURG – Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) was assigned to serve on five standing committees during the 2019-20 legislative session: Appropriations, Insurance, Liquor Control, Transportation and Urban Affairs.
01/01/2019
HARRISBURG - During the swearing-in ceremony of the 203rd Pennsylvania General Assembly held today at the state Capitol, Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) took the oath of office as state representative of the 87th Legislative District, for the third time after winning a special election in Aug. 2015.
12/28/2018
WHAT: Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) will take the oath of office as state representative of the 87th Legislative District, for his second full term.
11/19/2018
WHAT: Rep. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland) will be joined by Automated Vehicle Coalition members who called for legislation allowing automated work zone vehicles and for the platooning of motor carrier vehicles in Pennsylvania. PennDOT Secretary Leslie Richards will also be present.