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02/09/2016
HARRISBURG – The bicameral, bipartisan Legislative Audit Advisory Commission (LAAC), chaired by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), today voted to accept the audit report of the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s finances for the 2014-15 fiscal year as conducted by an independent certified public accounting firm.
02/05/2016
WHAT: Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), chairman of the Legislative Audit Advisory Commission (LAAC), and other LAAC members will meet to review and accept the 2015 audit.
01/05/2016
HARRISBURG – High school seniors can now apply for a Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship to help cover the costs of higher education, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) announced today.
12/16/2015
HARRISBURG – A resolution commemorating the 100th Pennsylvania Farm Show, sponsored by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), was unanimously approved by the House of Representatives on Tuesday.
11/09/2015
NEW BLOOMFIELD – In an effort to assist fire companies and ambulance organizations that provide critical services to residents of the 86th District, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) is hosting a seminar to present information on grant funding, training and certification issues, and current legislation. The seminar will be held on Thursday, Dec. 17, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Landisburg Fire Company, 301 Faculty Ave. in Landisburg, Perry County.
10/29/2015
HARRISBURG – Legislation that provides for greater accountability of locally elected tax collectors and includes a qualification exam, a continuing education program and criminal background checks for new tax collectors was recently signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf, said Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland).
09/29/2015
HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), which would provide civil immunity to veterinarians when they report a case of animal cruelty, today was unanimously approved by the House of Representatives. House Bill 760 will next be considered by the Senate.
09/23/2015
NEWBURG – State Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) today hosted a ceremony to name a bridge in Hopewell Township, Cumberland County, in memory of a local war hero who was killed during the Vietnam War.
09/02/2015
NEW BLOOMFIELD – In his continuing effort to keep senior constituents informed about programs and services in the area that improve the quality of their lives, state Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) today announced that he is hosting a Senior Citizens Expo in Newport. The free event will take place on Thursday, Oct. 1, from 1-4 p.m. at the Newport Family Life Center, 27 W. Shortcut Road.
08/03/2015
SHIPPENSBURG – Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) today announced that he will offer free assistance to area veterans at his district office in Shippensburg, Cumberland County, on the first Tuesday of every month, beginning Sept. 1.
06/19/2015
HARRISBURG – In an effort to safeguard Pennsylvania’s $13 billion poultry industry, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) reports that state officials have been working to put response and recovery plans in place in the event of a highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak (HPAI).
06/16/2015
HARRISBURG – A resolution commemorating Newport Borough’s 175th anniversary, sponsored by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), today was unanimously adopted by the House of Representatives.
05/06/2015
HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) that would designate a bridge in Hopewell Township, Cumberland County, in memory of a local war hero was unanimously approved by the House of Representatives on Tuesday. House Bill 501 now heads to the Senate for consideration.
04/22/2015
HARRISBURG – Citing his advocacy on behalf of animals and veterinarians, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) Tuesday was recognized by the Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association (PVMA) during the organization’s annual legislative day at the Capitol. Keller received the PVMA’s “Stalwart Friend of Veterinary Medicine” award.
04/20/2015
WHAT: Members of the House Legislative Manufacturing Caucus, co-chaired by Reps. Eli Evankovich (R-Westmoreland/Allegheny) and Mike Schlossberg (D-Lehigh), will tour the Volvo Construction Equipment and Manitowoc Cranes facilities in Franklin County. The tours will be hosted by Reps. Rob Kauffman (R-Franklin) and Paul Schemel (R-Franklin).