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08/19/2015
WHAT: State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is hosting a concealed carry seminar for current permit holders, as well as anyone considering applying for a concealed carry permit. Many misconceptions about Pennsylvania’s concealed carry laws exist, and the purpose of this event is to answer individual questions about laws and responsibilities when interacting with local law enforcement. More than 200 people have registered to attend the seminar.
07/22/2015
HARBORCREEK – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) will once again be partnering with Northwestern Legal Services to present a series of Older Wiser seminars in August for senior citizens in Erie County. As always, these seminars are held free of charge and no pre-registration is required.
06/27/2015
HARRISBURG – On a predominately part line vote, the state House today passed House Bill 1192, the primary budget legislation for fiscal year 2015-16, according to state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek). The bill may now be taken up by the state Senate, which anticipates a vote on final passage this Tuesday, the final day of the current fiscal year.
06/09/2015
The deadline to apply for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for the 2014 tax year is being extended to Dec. 31, 2015, according to state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek).
05/12/2015
HARRISBURG – For the second consecutive session, the fate of legislation that would allow direct shipment of wine to the homes of Pennsylvania consumers is in the hands of the state Senate, says Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek).
04/01/2015
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) today joined colleagues on the House Professional Licensure Committee in moving to the full House legislation which would require naturopathic physicians to be licensed with the State Board of Medicine.
03/04/2015
HARRISBURG – The state House today overwhelmingly passed House Bill 188, legislation authored by state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) that promotes the expanded use of wind power. The bill may now be considered by the state Senate.
02/18/2015
HARBORCREEK – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) invites veterans from throughout Erie County to take advantage of an outreach service being offered each month in his district offices.
10/27/2014
HARRISBURG – Legislation supported by state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) that will maintain eligibility in Pennsylvania’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate (PTRR) program for many senior citizens has been signed into law by Gov. Tom Corbett. The bill, which was unanimously passed by the House last year, was only recently sent to the governor’s desk by the state Senate.
09/16/2014
HARRISBURG - State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) has been chosen to serve on the executive committee of the Great Lakes Legislative Caucus, a bipartisan committee of regional lawmakers that will lead state legislative efforts to protect and restore the Great Lakes. The election took place in Canada at the caucus’ meeting in Quebec City, Quebec.
09/11/2014
WHAT: State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is hosting a Senior Expo for senior citizens, their families and caregivers. The event serves as a great opportunity for senior citizens, their families and caregivers to check out the various federal, state and local programs that are available to them.
09/04/2014
WHAT: State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is hosting a Senior Expo for senior citizens, their families and caregivers. The event serves as a great opportunity for senior citizens, their families and caregivers to check out the various federal, state and local programs that are available to them.
07/29/2014
HARBORCREEK – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is once again partnering with Northwestern Legal Services to present a series of Older Wiser seminars in August for senior citizens in Erie County.
07/28/2014
CORRY – As the result of good turnout for a similar event held last April, state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is hosting a second concealed carry permit seminar on Tuesday, Aug. 12, from 7-8:30 p.m., at the Union City Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall, 50 2nd Avenue, Union City.
07/01/2014
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) joined the majority of his House colleagues Monday in voting to concur on Senate amendments to House Bill 2328, the general appropriations bill for fiscal year 2014-15. The legislation, which contains no new taxes or tax increases, sets yet another record in funding for K-12 education at $10.5 billion, eclipsing the amount spent during 2013-14.