HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania House Republican Caucus Leaders Wednesday sent a letter to the heads of the University of Pittsburgh, Penn State University, Temple University and Lincoln University encouraging each institution to roll back announced plans to increase tuition and fees for the upcoming academic year.
HARRISBURG – Local state Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) today in Harrisburg joined a majority of his colleagues in the House by voting to support a balanced state budget bill that increases investments in key initiatives. Masser issued the following statement after the vote:
HARRISBURG – Following the governor’s annual budget address today in Harrisburg, state Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) and other Harrisburg lawmakers earlier this year adopted a stabilizing budget to fund the state government through the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic. After evaluating the ways the pandemic has affected state revenues, Masser and his colleagues in the state House today approved a bipartisan balanced budget that would fund state government through the end of the fiscal year in June without adding any new state debt, creating any new taxes or raising any existing taxes.
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania House Republican Caucus Tuesday elected its legislative leaders for the 2021-22 Legislative Session.
HARRISBURG – After the state House effort to supersede the governor’s restrictions on high school sports fell short of the two-thirds vote necessary to override a gubernatorial veto, Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland), who voted for the override, issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – Several Northumberland County elected officials today sent a letter to the governor advocating the transitioning of Northumberland County to the green phase of the governor’s three-phase reopening plan. State Reps. Lynda Schlegel Culver (R-Northumberland/Snyder) and Kurt Masser (R-Northumberland/Columbia/Montour); Sen. John Gordner (R-Columbia/Luzerne/Montour/Northumberland/Snyder) and Northumberland County Commissioners Samuel Schiccatano, Joseph Klebon and Kymberly Best are signatories on the letter.
ELYSBURG – In an abundance of caution and to comply with state health officials’ calls to limit person-to-person contact and practice “social distancing,” state Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) today announced his district office in Elysburg and his satellite office in the Danville Borough Building are immediately discontinuing in-person office visits as part of the ongoing efforts to combat COVID-19, commonly referred to as the coronavirus.
HARRISBURG– Four regional state legislators have chosen to keep their district offices open to serve constituents amid the evolving COVID-19 situation in Pennsylvania, while encouraging residents to exercise discretion and use phone and email in lieu of “walk-in” services whenever possible.
HARRISBURG – After the governor today in Harrisburg delivered his annual budget address to a joint session of the state House and Senate, state Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – House Republican leaders reacted to the governor’s call to increase state spending by $2 billion for fiscal year 2020-21. The governor presented his $36 billion spending proposal today in front of a joint session of the General Assembly.
ELYSBURG – State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) is inviting military veterans and their spouses from the 107th Legislative District to join him at a veterans appreciation breakfast on Thursday, Nov. 14, from 8-9:30 a.m. at the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church in Elysburg.
ELYSBURG – State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) on Wednesday, Oct. 2, will not offer his regular bi-weekly veterans assistance hours at his Elysburg district office.
ELYSBURG – State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) is changing the hours of operation at his district office in Elysburg after the Labor Day weekend.
ELYSBURG – State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) is inviting older residents and their caregivers to join him Thursday, Sept. 12, at 10 a.m. at Ralpho Township Memorial Park for his ninth annual senior expo.
ELYSBURG – State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) is inviting first responders in the 107th District and family members who live with them to join him for a legislative update at a pool party at Lawton W. Shroyer Memorial Swimming Pool in Shamokin on Monday, Aug. 19, from 6-9 p.m.