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04/19/2017
HARRISBURG- Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) said today the House State Government Committee has approved House Bill 171, his legislation to strengthen the election process in Pennsylvania.
04/04/2017
HARRISBURG— Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) today supported a $31.5 billion budget plan, one that would not call for tax increases or borrowing. The GOP plan would spend less than the budget offered by Gov. Tom Wolf.
03/21/2017
HARRISBURG—Legislation introduced by Rep. Rick Saccone (R- Allegheny/Washington) that would add two new decorations to the list of existing medals, badges and awards conferred by the Commonwealth for heroic civilian and military service passed the Pennsylvania House on Tuesday.
01/05/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) has announced his focus during the 2017-18 legislative session will be on redesigning government and cutting spending. Saccone, sworn in for a new term on Jan. 3, called on fellow lawmakers to join his efforts to protect taxpayers and increase transparency.
07/13/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) forcefully spoke out Wednesday against a budget plan that increases state spending by $1.29 billion and raises state taxes by more than $750 million.
06/28/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) today expressed his opposition to a budget proposal that passed the House, saying the plan spends too much and relies too heavily on so-called “sin taxes.”
06/16/2016
HARRISBURG — A bill introduced by Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) which would protect the valor and integrity of America’s veterans this week advanced out of the House Judiciary Committee.
06/15/2016
HARRISBURG — A bill introduced by Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) which would protect the integrity of the election process, this week passed out of the House State Government Committee.
06/14/2016
HARRISBURG — Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) issued the following statement after the House voted 136-59 to pass a historic pension reform bill which will address Pennsylvania’s staggering nearly $60 billion pension deficit:
05/03/2016
HARRISBURG – The House today passed legislation co-sponsored by Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) that seeks to educate Pennsylvanians about the Commonwealth’s role in establishing “In God We Trust” as our national motto.
03/17/2016
HARRISBURG – Following passage of House Bill 1801 on Wednesday, which would restore $3.15 billion in K-12 education funding vetoed by Gov. Tom Wolf in December, Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Washington/Allegheny) issued the following statement:
02/26/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) today announced changes to the special days offered to help seniors and other qualified applicants complete paperwork to obtain property tax and rent rebates.
02/26/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) has announced his office has set aside special days to help seniors and other qualified applicants complete paperwork to obtain property tax and rent rebates.
01/15/2016
Legislation proposed both at the state and federal levels would deny those on the terrorist no-fly list from purchasing a gun. At first blush, it might sound like common sense that if you are too dangerous to board an airplane, you must be too dangerous to own a firearm, but deeper analysis reveals a multitude of problems with the idea.
01/15/2016
HARRISBURG – After a long year of fiscal wrangling in which Gov. Tom Wolf claimed massive income and sales tax hikes were necessary to balance the 2015-16 state budget, Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny/Washington) is working on a proposal that would prove the governor wrong.