After months of keeping Pennsylvania citizens in the dark during the COVID-19 pandemic, a time when information and answers are sorely needed, Gov. Tom Wolf reluctantly allowed a bill that will force his administration to be transparent to become law without his signature.
HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf took the unprecedented step to join a regional council of governors to dictate how and when stay-at-home orders will be lifted, and Pennsylvania businesses will reopen during the COVID-19 crisis. In response, a group of Republican members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, comprised of Reps Kate Klunk (R-York), Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton), Paul Schemel (R-Franklin), Dan Moul (R-Adams), Mike Jones (R-York), John Lawrence (R-Chester/Lancaster) Matt Dowling (R-Somerset/Fayette), Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Somerset/Bedford) and House Majority Leader Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) and House Appropriations Chair Stan Saylor (R-York), whose districts are along the state’s southern tier issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – After hearing from local business owners, construction workers and others, members of the House of Representatives from York, Adams and Cumberland counties joined together to urge Gov. Tom Wolf to allow construction projects to be completed and to allow workers to return to job sites. Previously, Wolf included construction on the list of “non-essential” businesses, which put a halt to construction projects in Pennsylvania. In response, the members, who are House Appropriations Chair Stan Saylor (R-Red Lion) and Reps. Torren Ecker (R-Abbottstown), Dawn Keefer (R-Dillsburg), Kate Klunk (R-Hanover), Dan Moul (R-Gettysburg), Seth Grove (R-Dover), Keith Gillespie (R-Hellam) Barb Gleim (R-Carlisle), Greg Rothman (R-Camp Hill) and Mike Jones (R-York Township) issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – Reps. Dan Moul (R-Adams) and Torren Ecker (R-Adams/Cumberland) announced new procedures have been put in place at their district offices in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Great Lakes contain about 84% of North America’s fresh surface water and about 21% worldwide, but this precious source of fresh water is under threat.
HANOVER –Reps. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover), Torren Ecker (R-Adams/Cumberland) and Dan Moul (R-Adams), along with Sen. Doug Mastriano (R-33) announced a $99,000 grant to Hanover-area business for career-building apprenticeships.
HARRISBURG – Today, Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) voted with the majority to approve the General Appropriations budget for fiscal year 2019-20, but not without expressing his dissatisfaction with the level of state spending.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler), chairman of the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, and Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams), chairman of the House Local Government Committee, will hold a joint public hearing next week to explore the stormwater requirements of the federal Clean Water Act and the impact on local governments.
HARRISBURG – While officials at Pittsburgh International Airport (PIA) are preparing for a $1.1 billion modernization project, state lawmakers are raising concerns about gross mismanagement and conflicts of interest by members of the Allegheny County Airport Authority, which oversees both PIA and Allegheny County Airport. A bill aimed at restructuring the airport authority board was voted out of the House Local Government Committee on Monday, said Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams), committee chairman.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) announced today that his Gettysburg district office ranks among the top legislative offices when it comes to notifying constituents about unclaimed property being held by the state Treasurer’s Office of Unclaimed Property.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) announced today that his Gettysburg office will be hosting a Small Business Outreach Day for small business owners and those interested in starting a small business.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) announced the 2019 adult trout stocking schedules are now available in preparation for opening day of trout season in April.
(HARRISBURG) Following Gov. Tom Wolf’s annual budget address before a joint session of the General Assembly at the state Capitol today, Reps. Dan Moul (R-Adams) and Kate Klunk (R-York) issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – Members of the Adams-York House Republican delegation - Reps. Torren Ecker (R-Abbottstown), Keith Gillespie (R-Hellam), Seth Grove (R-Dover), Mike Jones (R-York Township), Dawn Keefer (R-Dillsburg), Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) and Dan Moul (R-Gettysburg) – issued this statement in response to Gov. Tom Wolf’s 2019-20 budget proposal, which calls for $1.4 billion in increased spending:
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) has been named majority chairman of the House Local Government Committee for the 2019-20 Legislative Session, positioning him to address legislation governing municipal codes and pensions, tax assessments, municipal authorities, planning and zoning, the powers and duties of local officials and more.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) announced that all school districts in his legislative district have been awarded school safety grants to improve school security.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) today announced a $425,000 state grant for renovations at the Carroll Valley Sewer and Water Authority’s wastewater treatment plant in Carroll Valley Borough.
HARRISBURG – On Wednesday, Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) participated in a roundtable discussion at the state Capitol with a White House official who was in Harrisburg to meet with reform-minded legislators concerned about the impact of burdensome regulations on small businesses.
HARRISBURG – As a life-long resident of Adams County and 1977 graduate of New Oxford High School, Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams) was honored by the New Oxford High School Alumni Association with its 2018 Outstanding Alumni of the Year Award.
House members gathered for a Capitol news conference in support of House Bill 59 – the human services code bill to this year’s budget, which is sponsored by Rep. Dan Moul (R-Adams).