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07/17/2017
HARRISBURG — Legislation sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest) to enhance forest management and maximize the benefits of the Allegheny National Forest (ANF) was signed into law on July 14 and will take effect in 60 days.
06/19/2017
HARRISBURG — Legislation sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest) to enhance forest management and maximize the benefits of the Allegheny National Forest (ANF) was unanimously advanced by the state House on Monday.
06/12/2017
HARRISBURG – The House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee unanimously approved legislation designed to enhance forest management and maximize the benefits of the Allegheny National Forest (ANF), lawmakers representing the region announced today.
05/23/2017
HARRISBURG — Legislation sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest) that would improve secondary transition services for special education students unanimously passed the state House on Monday for the second consecutive session.
04/25/2017
HARRISBURG – With the Grammy award-winning American country recording artist known as Miss Country Soul in attendance, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives today unanimously approved House Resolution 259 honoring Jeannie Seely on her 50th anniversary of becoming a member of the Grand Ole Opry. The resolution was sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest).
02/07/2017
WARREN — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest) announced today that 33 fire departments and ambulance organizations throughout Crawford, Forest and Warren counties have been awarded more than $345,300 from a grant program administered by the Office of the State Fire Commissioner.
01/23/2017
HARRISBURG — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) will again serve as majority chair of the bipartisan Pennsylvania House Pro-Life Caucus during the 2017-18 legislative session.
10/20/2016
HARRISBURG — Legislation sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest), which would eliminate veterans’ disability payments from income eligibility under the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program (House Bill 683), was unanimously passed by the Pennsylvania Senate on Wednesday.
10/18/2016
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania House of Representatives and the Pennsylvania Senate have adopted resolutions (House Resolution 1065 and Senate Resolution 454) sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest) and Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Warren/Butler/Clarion/Forest/Venango) declaring Oct. 16-22 as National Forest Products Week in Pennsylvania.
09/19/2016
HARRISBURG — Sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest), a resolution officially designating the week of Sept. 18-24, 2016, as “Surgical Technologist Week” in Pennsylvania unanimously passed the state House on Monday.
09/19/2016
WARREN — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) and Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Warren/Butler/Clarion/Erie/Venango) will host their next Concealed Carry Seminar on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9-11 a.m. This no-cost seminar will be held at the Warren Holiday Inn, 210 Ludlow St.
09/14/2016
HARRISBURG – Reps. Parke Wentling (R-Crawford/Erie/Lawrence/Mercer), Kathy Rapp (R-Crawford/Forest/Warren) and Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) today announced that the Coalition for Housing Needs in Crawford County has been awarded a $92,897 federal grant to address the need for emergency housing for the homeless.
07/18/2016
HARRISBURG — Legislation authored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest) to encourage high school students to gain computer science and technology skills is now law. The measure was included in the 2016-17 School Code bill, adopted as part of the annual state budget process.
07/14/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren) voted in opposition Wednesday to a bill imposing more than $750 million in new taxes to pay for the 2016-17 state budget, which she also voted against in late June.