Policy Committee Members Tour Lehigh Valley Cement Manufacturer

The House Cement Caucus, chaired by Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton), tours a factory tour as a way to educate their colleagues about the cement and concrete industry.

State Budget Plan Moving Ahead

Rep. Marcia Hahn comments on the 2019-20 Pennsylvania state budget proposal. The budget plan includes no new taxes, historic levels of funding for education, and saves for the future.

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.