HARRISBURG – Working to boost the state’s energy economy, Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) announced that his PIPE Investment Program legislation, House Bill 1103, was passed by a vote of 14-6 by the House Finance Committee. His bill now moves to the full House for consideration.
HARRISBURG – Today, Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) announced that his Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBM) Subcontract Audit legislation was unanimously passed by the House Health Committee. His bill now moves to the full House for consideration.
HARRISBURG – On Monday, June 10, Rep. Jonathan Fritz’s (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) House Bill 1479, which would designate the bridge on State Route 3041 (Bridge Street, Seelyville) in Wayne County, as the PFC Raymond P. Schwesinger Memorial Bridge, passed the House Transportation Committee unanimously.
MONTROSE – Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) will be hosting a press conference on Friday, June 14, at 10 a.m., at 1831 State Route 848, New Milford PA 18834, to highlight the importance of his PIPE Investment Program legislation, House Bill 1103, as well as the positive impact the “Energize PA” initiative will have on the Commonwealth.
MONTROSE – Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) announced that the June veterans assistance hours at the Montrose district office have changed from Tuesday, June 4, to Wednesday, June 12, and will still run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) announced that Wayne Highlands School District (Wayne County) and Blue Ridge School District (Susquehanna County) each received $25,000 in Safe Schools Targeted grants.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) announces that the Wayne Economic Development Corporation has been awarded $376,392 in Pipeline Investment Program funds from the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) and matching funds from UGI Utilities to install a distribution pipeline. The pipeline will run throughout Waymart Borough and portions of Canaan Township, Wayne County. The total project cost is $752,784.
MONTROSE – Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) invites area residents to his upcoming Concealed Carry and Castle Doctrine Seminar, scheduled for Thursday, May 30, at the Clifford Township Firehall in Clifford. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the seminar will run from 6-8 p.m.
HARRISBURG – Today Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) joined Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and other colleagues as the House Republican Caucus launched its Energize PA bill package which aims to help create, grow and sustain jobs in the Commonwealth without imposing new fees or taxes on Pennsylvania taxpayers.
HARRISBURG – Reps. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) and Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) announced today that a $50,000 Educators in the Workforce grant was awarded to Pocono Counties Teacher in the Workplace Program - Future Ready Educators.
HARRISBURG – Today, Sen. Lisa Baker (R-Luzerne/Pike/Susquehanna/Wayne/Wyoming) and Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne), expressed concerns over changes to Pennsylvania’s Medical Assistance Transportation Program (MATP) and what they might mean for rural communities.
WHAT: Reps. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne), Aaron Bernstine (R-Beaver/Butler/Lawrence), and Pam Snyder (D- Fayette/Greene/Washington) will outline their legislation, House Bill 986, which would delay the implementation of using a statewide or regional broker to help run the current Medical Assistance Transportation Program.
HONESDALE – Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) provided the following statement regarding the House Republican “Good Jobs for PA” initiative.