Rep. Gillen Comments On The Keystone State Challenge Academy for At Risk Youth

Oct. 29, 2019 / Embed

On October 29, 2019, State Rep. Mark Gillen speaks during a press conference held for National Guard Youth. The program for National Guard Youth helps at-risk youth earn a high school diploma or its equivalent, preparing them to move on to higher education, employment or military service.

Rep. Gillen learns what it takes to be a First Responder

Oct. 17, 2019 / Embed

The Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee recently participated in fire and EMS training in Pittsburgh. They participated in ladder drills, CPR training and fire fighting in order to get a first-hand glimpse into the lives of our emergency responders.

Gillen Applauds Groundbreaking Military Families Legislation

Jul. 01, 2019 / Embed

State Rep. Mark Gillen attended the July 1 signing of Act 32 of 2019, which expands the existing Pennsylvania National Guard Military Education Program to include the spouse or child of a National Guard member.

Farm Preservation Bill Is Now Law

Jul. 01, 2019 / Embed

Rep. Mark Gillen comments on the newly signed legislation to provide more options to farmers who preserve their land. It is part of a bill package to aid the state’s agriculture industry.

Clean Water in Schools Press Conference

Mar. 26, 2019 / Embed

With a reminder that pure water is a constitutional right, state Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) today introduced House Bill 930, legislation that would require public and non-public schools to test all outlets used for cooking and drinking annually for the presence of lead, and to ensure that said water is safe to consume.

EMS Memorial Ceremony

Sep. 06, 2018 / Embed

Rep. Martin Causer joined EMS personnel from across the state to participate in the Eighth Annual EMS Memorial Service at the state capitol on Monday, Sept. 10.