HARRISBURG — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) voted in support of a resolution directing the Joint State Government Commission to conduct a study of all aspects of Pennsylvania’s mental health system and associated laws. The Pennsylvania House unanimously adopted House Resolution 226 on Tuesday.
HARRISBURG—Sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean), a resolution recognizing Tuesday, May 14, 2013, as Apraxia Awareness Day in Pennsylvania unanimously passed the state House today.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) has once again cast a vote in favor of prohibiting abortion coverage from being included in qualified plans offered through a taxpayer-funded health insurance exchange. For the second time less in less than two years, the legislation was approved by the Pennsylvania House on Tuesday and now moves on to the Senate for consideration.
HARRISBURG—Sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean), legislation directing the PA Department of Health to establish the Early Childhood Vision Care Education Program (House Bill 477) unanimously passed the state House today.
WARREN – Pennsylvanians can demonstrate their support for the state’s servicemen and women with an “Honoring Our Veterans” license plate now available from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) said today.
WARREN — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) sent a letter to Acting Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare Secretary Beverly Mackereth today to request her cooperation in caring for the Commonwealth’s most vulnerable citizens by increasing the total patient capacity at Warren State Hospital.
WARREN – Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) would like to let residents know that forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for tax year 2012 are now available online at RepRapp.com.
WARREN – In preparation for the opening day of trout season this coming April, 2013 trout stocking schedules are now available from Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) at both her district offices and online at RepRapp.com.
WARREN — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) announced today that 35 fire departments and ambulance organizations throughout Forest, McKean and Warren counties have been awarded approximately $355,030 from a grant program administered by the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and Office of the State Fire Commissioner.
HARRISBURG — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) today announced that she has signed on to legislation that would nullify the enforcement of any new federal gun control measures within the Commonwealth.
HARRISBURG – State Representative Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) joined in a state Capitol press conference with House members, leading Right to Work advocates from across the state and several negatively impacted individuals committed to ending the practice of compulsory unionism on Tuesday to officially reintroduce the Pennsylvania Open Workforce Initiative.
WHAT: Prime sponsors of the Pennsylvania Open Workforce Initiative and several of the Commonwealth’s leading Right to Work advocates will host a press conference to introduce several zero-cost legislative measures to create jobs and restore basic freedoms to Pennsylvania workers.
WHAT: Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-McKean) and her staff cordially invite all Forest County residents to attend her upcoming Open House to learn about the wide variety of services provided at her new Kane district office location.
HARRISBURG – Reps. Scott Hutchinson (R-Venango/Butler) and Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/McKean/Forest) today applauded Gov. Tom Corbett, who signed into law a measure renaming a section of U.S. Route 62 that runs through Forest, Venango and Warren counties in honor of military veterans.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/McKean/Forest) has once again been recognized as a Guardian of Small Business by the Pennsylvania chapter of the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) for her outstanding voting record on pro-business legislation during the 2011-12 legislative session.