Transparent Framework for DEP Permit Decisions, Predictability

Jun. 23, 2021 / Embed

During a recent ERE Committee meeting, State Representative Jonathan Fritz explains HB 604, a bill to establish a permitting framework at the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to ensure that decisions on permits are rendered reliably and in a timely manner.

Supporting Bill to Guarantee Access and Trust in PA Elections

Jun. 22, 2021 / Embed

During PA House debate, PA State Rep. Jonathan Fritz speaks in favor of the Voting Rights Protection Act.

Lower Woods Dam Project Gets the Green Light

Apr. 29, 2021 / Embed

Construction for this project will begin in the fall and will take approximately 18 months to build a new dam and spillway. Once construction is complete, refilling the lake to its full capacity is expected to take about six months. It is anticipated that the recreation will reopen in the spring of 2023.

Fritz's Comments on Commonwealth’s COVID Comeback

Mar. 24, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jonathan Fritz speaks of a pro-jobs, pro-families, pro-growth and recovery-focused legislative package designed to achieve a better normal.

Commonwealth COVID Comeback Press Conference

Mar. 24, 2021 / Embed

House Republicans unveiled a pro-jobs, pro-families, pro-growth and recovery-focused legislative package designed to achieve a better normal. The initiative, “Commonwealth’s COVID Comeback,” would incentivize manufacturers and provide protections to small businesses, as well as offer tax and regulatory reform to bring family-sustaining jobs to Pennsylvania. Rep. Josh Kail led the press event.

Fritz Questions Budget Secretary

Mar. 04, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jonathan Fritz directs questions at Budget Secretary Jenn Swails during an Appropriations budget hearing.

Fritz Questions Human Services Panel

Mar. 03, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jonathan Fritz questions panel members from the Dep't of Human Services during an Appropriations budget hearing.

Fritz Questions Labor and Industry Official

Mar. 02, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jonathan Fritz questions Jennifer Berrier, acting Secretary for the Dep't of Labor and Industry during an Appropriations budget hearing.

Fritz Questions Dept. of Education Members

Mar. 01, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jonathan Fritz questions testifiers from the PA Dep't of Education during an Appropriations budget hearing.

Fritz Questions Dept. of Health at Budget Hearings

Feb. 25, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jonathan Fritz questions Alison Beam, acting Secretary of Health during an Appropriations budget hearing.