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CLARION -- Due to the escalation of terrorist attacks throughout the world, along with the increase of human trafficking within the Commonwealth, Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) and the Pennsylvania State Police-Clarion Station will host a town hall meeting to discuss the reporting of unusual or suspicious behavior to law enforcement. The event will take place on Monday, Feb. 12, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Trinity Point Church of God near Clarion.
HARRISBURG – More than $550,000 in state grant money will benefit two projects in Clarion County, said Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) and Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Clarion/Venango/Butler).
CLARION – To help ensure that veterans and active-duty military members, along with their families, are aware of the vast array of services and benefits available to them, Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) will host her Second Annual Veterans Expo on Thursday, Oct. 26, in Clarion.
CLARION – Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) will host an upcoming event designed to educate consumers about the ongoing threat of identity theft and to offer a way to protect themselves.
HARRISBURG – Responding to the credit downgrade from Standard & Poor’s today, House Republican leaders reminded investors and Pennsylvanians that the Commonwealth has never missed a payment and tax revenues are continuously being collected. The leaders also suggested the downgrade could help bring lawmakers together in the effort to address major cost-drivers in the state budget.
CLARION – Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) invites residents ages 60 and older to attend her annual Nifty Sixty Expo at the Clarion Mall on Friday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to noon.
HARRISBURG – Reps. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) and Lee James (R-Venango/Butler), both members of the Clarion University Council of Trustees, along with Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Venango/Butler) today applauded the efforts of the university to respond to the state’s growing opioid epidemic by implementing a new certificate program for recovery specialists.
HARRISBURG – The new 2017-18 state budget that the House passed today takes a historic step toward reinventing the way state government operates, said Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest). The plan is now on the governor’s desk.
HARRISBURG – The House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee unanimously approved legislation designed to enhance forest management and maximize the benefits of the Allegheny National Forest (ANF), lawmakers representing the region announced today.
HARRISBURG – As part of the House Republican effort to reinvent the operations and priorities of Pennsylvania government, the House approved legislation to stop pension costs from draining critical taxpayer resources away from schools, law enforcement and other important programs, House leaders said today. With a bipartisan vote of 143-53, the bill now heads to the governor’s desk for signature.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) has announced that a state financing package, worth more than $5 million, has the potential to attract up to a half-dozen manufacturing and business entities to the former Clarion Owens-Illinois Glass Plant site.
CLARION – To help connect local fire companies with resources available to them, Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) will host a seminar featuring Pennsylvania Fire Commissioner Tim Solobay on Thursday, April 13, at the Limestone Fire Hall.
DISTANT – To help inform residents in northern Armstrong and southern Clarion counties about their rights and responsibilities as gun owners, Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) will host the next presentation of her Firearms Rights and Safety Seminar on Saturday, April 29, at the Distant Fire Hall.
CLARION – To update local firearms owners about state gun laws, Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) will host another popular Firearm Safety and Rights Seminar on Saturday, April 8, in Knox.