Senate candidate Katie McGinty spent part of her weekend meeting with these students participating in High School HeroesX, which is a competition based around fighting global warming and preserving our environment. Her Facebook page noted that Katie was inspired to see so many empowered students taking action!
State Representative Rob Matzie shared on his Facebook page yesterday that he was voting on a package of legislation that was “aimed to tackle opioid abuse” in the House Health Committee. There have been multiple opioid forums held locally over the past few weeks with the goal of collecting information that can be used to help […]
There has been a lot of talk on social media this week about gun control. Democratic candidate Katie McGinty voiced her feeling on the issue yesterday in Philadelphia along with activists for LGBT and gun control issues. She is a strong supporter of legislation that would make it illegal for anyone who has been convicted […]
In response to Representative Christiana’s article in the Beaver County Times about eliminating property taxes, I find it somewhat intriguing that he would propose a bill that would eliminate a major revenue stream without a replacement strategy in place. We are to believe that eliminating one bill will force their hand to create another. We as tax payers […]
State Representative Jaret Gibbons had a big win this week when Daniel’s Law unanimously passed the House Judiciary Committee. The bill is named after New Castle resident Daniel Gallatin, who was killed when his motorcycle was struck by a woman who was texting while driving. If you are a subscriber to the Beaver County Times, […]