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 […]
Democratic candidates for U.S. Congress and PA legislature, Erin McClelland and Michael Rossi, were on hand last night at an opioid awareness forum held at Beaver Falls High School. The event was sponsored by the Beaver County Young Democrats. Approximately 75 people attended the forum where they heard two stories about the destructive nature of […]
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 was in Ellwood City on Saturday morning where he attended their Relay for Life event with Mayor Anthony Court. Gibbons stated on his Facebook page that it was an honor to participate in the opening ceremonies remembering those who have lost their battle with cancer like his father, Ralph Gibbons, Jr.