YouTube Videos Click here to view my longer videos Hahn Recognizes Local Law Enforcement Officer On Monday, April 29, state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) saluted on the House floor Slate Belt Regional Police Department Police Chief David Mettin, who was appointed by Special Olympics Pennsylvania to serve as assistant director of its statewide Law Enforcement Torch Run. Last month, Mettin was part of a team that carried the Flame of Hope for the Special Olympics World Games in the United Arab Emirates. Hahn Recognizes Pennsylvania’s Community Colleges On Tuesday, April 2, the state House unanimously passed legislation authored by state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Nazareth) which recognizes April 2019, as “”Community College Month in Pennsylvania.” Hahn Digs for Details of Wolf Program Proposal Gov. Tom Wolf wants to award one-time, $2,500 grants to students of or who have graduated from a Pennsylvania community college and are currently working in Pennsylvania. During today’s House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) asked Secretary of the Budget Jen Swails for more information and didn’t get very far. Hahn Examines Agriculture Fund Issues During today’s House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) questioned Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding about support for the craft beer industry and money appropriated for confronting the spotted lanternfly. Hahn Recognizes Pen Argyl Dyslexia Program Four years ago, Pen Argyl Area School District was chosen to participate in a dyslexia and early intervention pilot program. At today’s House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) asked Pennsylvania Department of Education Secretary Pedro Rivera about the program, as well Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposal to create a Community College Tuition Assistance Program. Hahn Concerned With State-Funded Nursing Homes During one of the Feb. 28 House Appropriations Committee hearings, Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) questioned representatives from the Department of Human Services about Pennsylvania nursing facilities that have been sanctioned. Hahn Questions DCED About Technology Funding in PA Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) is a member of the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority, Pennsylvania’s leading source for technology strategy and funding that leads to proven prosperity, jobs and economic development. During today’s House Appropriations Committee hearing with Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin, Hahn inquired about funding for the authority, as well as stories of Pennsylvania’s slow permitting process. Problem Gambling Concerns Hahn During today’s House Appropriations committee budget hearings, state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) shared with PA Gaming Control Board Executive Director Kevin O'Toole her concerns about problem gambling. Hahn Quizzes PennDOT on Permitting, Road Costs During a Feb. 26 House Appropriations Committee hearing, state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) discussed the permitting process and costs associated with maintaining Pennsylvania roads with PennDOT Secretary Leslie Richards. Hahn Questions State Police About Body Camera Program Controversial “games of skill” and a body camera pilot program were topics of discussion offered to Pennsylvania State Police by Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) during a Feb. 25 House Appropriations Committee meeting.