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03/14/2014
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) applauded her House Republican colleagues today for uniting to advance legislation that would remove exceptions from Pennsylvania’s Crimes Code that permit certain types of legal exemptions for union harassment and other forms of worker intimidation related to labor disputes.
03/12/2014
HARRISBURG — Sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean), a measure condemning the global persecution of Christians, unanimously passed the state House on Wednesday.
03/04/2014
HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania’s servicemen and servicewomen are now able to have their veteran status included on their state-issued driver licenses or non-driver identification cards, Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) announced today.
02/25/2014
HARRISBURG – A House Education Committee public hearing Tuesday on proposed legislation to bring community college programs to rural Pennsylvania identified both support for and concerns with the concept, said Reps. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) and Kathy Rapp (R-Warren).
02/04/2014
HARRISBURG — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) and Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Warren/Butler/Clarion/Erie/Venango) today had the privilege of escorting Gov. Tom Corbett to the House floor to deliver his budget address for the 2014-15 fiscal year.
01/23/2014
WARREN — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) announced today that 31 fire departments and ambulance organizations throughout Forest, McKean and Warren counties have been awarded approximately $348,848 from a grant program administered by the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and Office of the State Fire Commissioner.
12/18/2013
HARRISBURG — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) today participated in a joint House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee and Labor and Industry Committee hearing where she offered her support for Pennsylvania Congressman Lou Barletta and his legislation to immediately exempt emergency service volunteers from being counted as full-time employees under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
11/22/2013
HARRISBURG — After casting her fourth NO vote in less than a week, Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) issued the following statement regarding Thursday evening’s final passage of a transportation funding plan that contains a $2.3 billion increase in gas taxes and fees on Pennsylvania drivers:
10/29/2013
WHO: Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) will host a ceremony honoring local United States military veterans who served from 1990 (the time of the Persian Gulf War which ushered in the era of modern warfare) through the present (including the ongoing War Against Terror in Iraq and Afghanistan).
10/15/2013
TITUSVILLE – Reps. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) and Kathy Rapp (R-Warren) this week joined hundreds of independent oil producers and supporters at the world’s first oil well to highlight the challenges threatening the future of this 150-year-old industry.
09/10/2013
WARREN – This coming November, Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) will host a ceremony honoring the men and women of the United States military who served in the U.S armed forces from 1990 (the time of the Persian Gulf War which ushered in the era of modern warfare) through the present (including the ongoing War Against Terror in Iraq and Afghanistan).
07/02/2013
HARRISBURG — Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) issued the following statement today regarding final passage of the 2013-14 state budget. For the third consecutive year, Rapp voted yes on a fiscally responsible, spending plan that contains no new tax increases.
06/25/2013
WARREN — On June 24, resolutions sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Forest/McKean) and Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Warren/Butler/Clarion/Erie/Venango) commemorating the life and achievements of Charles Warren Stone on the 170th anniversary of his birth unanimously passed both the state House and Senate.
05/15/2013
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.
05/14/2013
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.