HARRISBURG – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today issued the following statement in response to Gov. Tom Wolf’s veto of House Bill 2787. The legislation would allow Pennsylvania’s local school districts to make decisions regarding fall sports or activities.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today announced that Special Education COVID-19 Impact Mitigation Grants (SECIM) have been awarded to school districts to provide education services for students with special needs who may have been negatively impacted by COVID-19 mitigation efforts and may face additional challenges through the new academic year.
HARRISBURG - Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) and Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Butler/Clarion/Forest/Venango/Warren) announced today that the sewer system located in Prospect Borough, Butler County, will receive a much-needed boost through a grant from the Commonwealth Financing Authority’s (CFA) Small Water and Sewer program. Approximately $100,000 has been awarded to assist with necessary upgrades.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) and Sen. Joe Pittman (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana/Westmoreland) today announced that local residents will soon benefit from state grant funding that was awarded to Petrolia Borough in Butler County through the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA).
HARRISBURG – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today urged Gov. Tom Wolf to sign House Bill 2463, legislation that passed the General Assembly unanimously to require state agencies to respond to Right-to-Know requests during a disaster declaration. Despite the House and Senate passing the bill by a combined total vote of 252-0, the governor has said he will veto the bill.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today issued the following statement in response to Gov. Tom Wolf’s new COVID-19 restrictions, which took effect early this morning.
HARRISBURG – Today, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed legislation that would invest federal funding in the research and development of a vaccine for COVID-19. The legislation makes $10 million available for vaccine research and development to entities across Pennsylvania.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today voted with a majority of her House of Representatives colleagues to responsibly move the state forward during these uncertain times, by approving a five-month stabilizing budget.
HARRISBURG – A bicameral group of Butler County legislators recently submitted a letter to Gov. Tom Wolf urging him to move the southwest county from the very restricted red phase to the beginning-to-open yellow phase.
BUTLER – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) issued the following statement regarding Gov. Tom Wolf’s announcement on which counties and regions would move into the “yellow phase” under his reopening plan.
BUTLER –Area farmers and those with agriculture-related businesses are invited to a farmers teleconference on Friday, April 17, with Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) and featuring guest speaker Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding.
PA Turnpike to Reopen All 17 Service Plazas Starting Friday Morning
Restrooms and limited food items will be available inside each facility.
BUTLER – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today announced that her district office, located at 100 Barracks Road in Butler, will not be providing walk-in service to residents until further notice.
BUTLER – The pressing need for employees in local businesses and manufacturing was the focus of a roundtable discussion held by the House Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) and hosted by Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler), at the Butler County Area Vocational-Technical School on Tuesday.
BUTLER – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) is teaming up with Butler County Veterans Services to host an Aid and Attendance Seminar for Veterans and Family Members on Friday, March 13, from 1-3 p.m. at American Legion 778, 150 Memorial Legion Lane in Lyndora.
BUTLER - Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) issued the following statement after the new buyer of AK Steel promised to close the Butler plant if a loophole in the Trump steel tariff is not closed.
WHAT: The House Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest), will travel to Butler to host a roundtable discussion with local businesses, elected officials and economic development organizations. This is part of the House Republican Caucus’ #GoodJobs4PA legislative package.
BUTLER – Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today announced the School Safety and Security Committee has awarded $53.7 million in School Safety and Security Grants to school districts, vocational schools, intermediate units and charter schools across the state, including Butler Area, Karns City Area, Slippery Rock Area and South Butler County.
BUTLER – To assist residents in the 11th District who qualify for Property Tax/Rent Rebate, Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) today announced that her office will be hosting three free workshops to help constituents who are 65 years or older, widows and widowers 50 years or older, and those 18 years or older with disabilities file the necessary application.
BUTLER – To help educate local residents about the process to apply for a REAL ID, Rep. Marci Mustello (R-Butler) will host an informational session on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 6:30 p.m. at the Butler Township Building, 290 S. Duffy St., Butler.