Headline Harrisburg - May 12, 2011

A Responsible Budget That Supports EducationDuring the week of Monday, May 23, the House is expected to vote on our caucus budget proposal that was unveiled this week. House Bill 1485, our response to Gov. Corbett’s proposal, holds the line on spending while restoring funding for education. Watch a video on the proposal here.

Honoring One Who Served Our CountryMonday on the House floor, we honored Cpl. Jarrid King, who lost host life while serving in Afghanistan.

You can view the House floor tribute

Mark The Dates, SeniorsI have scheduled my Senior Expo events for September. The Harborcreek event will be held Friday, Sept. 16, while the Corry event will be held Friday, Sept. 23. More details as they become available!

Congratulations Rachel Ann GollhardtRachel, a senior at North East High School, won the Miss Teen Spirit America pageant and will sing the National Anthem on the House floor to open session on Tuesday, May 24.