HARRISBURG – State Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter), who serves as a member of the House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement regarding the governor’s $36 billion state budget plan that includes over a half billion dollars to cover his overspending in the current year’s budget:
HARRISBURG – Canton Area School District will receive two grants to help upgrade some of their cafeteria equipment, Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) announced today.
WHAT: Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) is pleased to host Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) on a visit to Tioga County. The lawmakers will meet with several local leaders to discuss issues of interest to the region.
HARRISBURG – The popular Main Street Creamery in Wellsboro has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the state to expand its retail business to include a wholesale operation as well, Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) announced today.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today announced that fire and ambulance companies located in the 68th Legislative District will collectively receive more than $375,000 in state grants thanks to the state’s Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program.
HARRISBURG – Continuing the commitment to help prepare Pennsylvania’s youth for the careers of today and tomorrow, Reps. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today announced a grant for the North Central Workforce Development Board (NCWDB).
HARRISBURG – To ensure taxpayer dollars are used to fund the priorities of Pennsylvanians and not being used fraudulently or misspent, Rep. Seth Grove (R-York) and a bipartisan group of lawmakers joined Attorney General Josh Shapiro to unveil a comprehensive plan to guarantee funding is being used on the people who truly need assistance.
HARRISBURG – Two Tioga County school districts and one in Bradford County have been awarded grants to help prepare the state’s next generation of farmers, Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) announced today.
HARRISBURG – Law enforcement would be better equipped to combat the opioid crisis under a bill sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/ Bradford/Potter) and passed unanimously in the House today.
HARRISBURG – Working to protect and enhance access to health care across rural Pennsylvania, Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today announced House passage of his bill to help small, rural hospitals save money and better attract talented health care practitioners.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that Dec. 10 is the filing deadline for federal economic injury disaster loans in Pennsylvania as a result of excessive precipitation that began on July 23, 2018.
Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) recently presented a citation from the state House of Representatives to Owen Fitzwater, recognizing him for attaining the rank of Eagle Scout. A third-generation Eagle Scout, Fitzwater’s public service project involved replacing the deteriorated sidewalk in front of the Free Masons Memorial Cemetery located in Knoxville Borough, Tioga County.
WHAT: Area officials, veterans and others will officially dedicate the Troy Area Veterans Memorial Bridge.
HARRISBURG - The state House has unanimously approved Rep. Clint Owlett’s (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) bill aimed at assisting rural emergency medical services (EMS) companies and the patients who rely on them.
TROY – Veterans, lawmakers and members of the community will gather on Thursday, Nov. 7, to dedicate the Troy Area Veterans Memorial Bridge in honor of all who have served. The bridge was named under legislation sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter).
HARRISBURG – Continuing the fight against the state’s opioid epidemic, the House Judiciary Committee today approved a bill sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/ Bradford/Potter) that would give law enforcement another tool in its arsenal.
HARRISBURG – Working to support the state’s first responders, the House Finance Committee today unanimously approved legislation sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) that would offer a tax credit to volunteers who pay for equipment out of their own pockets.
WHAT: Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) will host Congressman Fred Keller for a tour of several area business and schools in Wellsboro, Tioga and Elkland.
HARRISBURG - The House Veteran Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee today approved legislation authored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) that would assist many rural emergency medical services (EMS) companies that are experiencing staffing difficulties for Basic Life Support Services (BLS).
HARRISBURG - The House Health Committee today approved legislation sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) that would improve the credentialing process in Pennsylvania for health care practitioners and address unwarranted delays by health insurers in credentialing applicants for inclusion in their networks.