HARRISBURG – The House today voted to pass legislation sponsored by Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Civil Air Patrol.
WHAT: The House Children and Youth Committee, of which Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) is a member, will hold the first in a series of hearings intended to sustain and improve the child welfare system in Pennsylvania. This first hearing will focus on caseworker complement and retention within Children and Youth agencies at the county level.
HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf today gave the second state budget address of his four-year term in which he threatened property tax increases on the people of Pennsylvania, said Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks).
HARRISBURG – Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) today expressed concern about the behavior of Gov. Tom Wolf during a Capitol press conference where Wolf announced he will again use his veto pen – this time to slash more than $6 billion from the $30.3 billion 2015-16 state budget that had been sent to him via a bipartisan Senate vote in time for Christmas.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) issued the following statement regarding Gov. Tom Wolf’s announcement that he will offer the state of Pennsylvania as a free haven to scores of Syrian refugees.
HARRISBURG – Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) today honored the Odyssey of the Mind team from Daniel Boone Middle School for winning the Odyssey of the Mind World Championship this year.
HARRISBURG – Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) today voted against legislation to implement a $3.8 billion tax hike to fund Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2015-16.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) today voted in favor of emergency state funding legislation desperately needed by our school children and the least fortunate in our society. The legislation, Senate Bills 1000 and 1001, would provide four months of funding for government operations applied retroactively to the beginning of the fiscal year July 1 through Oct. 31. These measures, which would have released $11 billion in state and more than $24 billion in federal funds, were immediately vetoed by Gov. Tom Wolf.
BOYERTOWN – State Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) today announced that he will hold his annual Sportsmen’s Expo Saturday, August 29, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Oley Valley Community Fairgrounds, 26 Jefferson St., Oley.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) today voted in favor of Senate Bill 1, which would shift state and public school employees hired after Jan. 1, 2016, from a defined benefit plan to a hybrid 401(k)-style and cash balance plan for current and future employees, was passed today by the House on a predominantly party-line vote.
Recently the majority of the House of Representatives here in Pennsylvania voted to insert two amendments into legislation to clarify state law regarding who should have background clearances when working near or with children.
HARRISBURG – The state House of Representatives today approved legislation (House Bill 504) that would cut property taxes for all Pennsylvanians in its first year of implementation, said state Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks).
HARRISBURG – Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) today hailed the federal government’s infusion of nearly $2.8 million to help fight the spread of the spotted lanternfly, an invasive species that appeared in Berks County last year.
HARRISBURG – Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) issued the following statement on Gov. Tom Wolf’s address on his 2015-16 budget proposal for Pennsylvania:
HARRISBURG – Members of the state House of Representatives today voted to approve and send to the state Senate for consideration House Bill 147, legislation authored by Rep. David Maloney (R-Berks) that would amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to completely exclude principal places of residence from school property taxes.