My Audio Updates
Here you will find audio clips about important events that have taken place during the current and past Legislative Sessions.
Gillen’s Bill to Help Families Visit Loved Ones’ Gravesites Moves Forward - 6/28/2017
Legislation designed to ensure that families and friends have access to the final resting places of their loved ones has been approved by the House State Government Committee. Rep. Mark Gillen (R-Berks, Lancaster) said he introduced House Bill 1019 in response to a dispute in which a privately owned cemetery was marked with no trespassing signs, denying access to those who wish to visit the gravesites of their families. Gillen said his bill would make sure all parties are treated with dignity and compassion.
Rep. Gillen Visits the 101st Annual PA Farm Show, a Showcase of the Best Pennsylvania Agriculture has to Offer - 1/12/2017
The 101st Annual Pennsylvania Farm Show is ongoing this week in Harrisburg with record crowds expected to be on hand to view the largest agricultural exposition on the east coast. The event showcases Pennsylvania’s largest production industry – agriculture, and offers hundreds of farmers and others involved in agriculture an opportunity to exhibit their products and compete for prizes. Rep. Mark Gillen (R-Berks & Lancaster) attended this year’s week long show to speak with and visit people from his legislative district involved in exhibits and competitions.