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Dahlkemper Announces $1.4 Billion in Recovery Funds for Pennsylvania to Save Local Education Jobs

Dahlkemper Announces $1.4 Billion in Recovery Funds for Pennsylvania to Save Local Education Jobs

WashingtonCongresswoman Kathy Dahlkemper today announced that $1.4 billion is now available for Pennsylvania under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009.  This funding will help save hundreds of thousands of teaching jobs at risk of state and local budget cuts.  Pennsylvania will be eligible to apply for another $514,403,320 million later this fall.  Today’s funding is being made available per Pennsylvania’s

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Help needed on election day for Gerry Price - County Council District 6

Help needed on election day for Gerry Price - County Council District 6   

As you probably know, Gerry Price is running for Erie County Council in District 6, which includes Corry, Union City, Edinboro, Waterford, Elgin and Wattsburg. There are 6 candidates in the race, including Gerry. The incumbent, David Mitchell (R) was set to retire, but is running as a write-in because of the extreme views of the Republican nominee, Ebert G Beeman.

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Dahlkemper’s Legislation for Small Businesses Health Information Technology Passes House

Dahlkemper’s Legislation for Small Businesses Health Information Technology Passes House  

Small business legislation will open credit markets, support job creation  

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Dahlkemper Introduces Locomotive Tax Credit to Save Local Jobs, Support Manufacturing

Dahlkemper Introduces Locomotive Tax Credit to Save Local Jobs, Support Manufacturing

Offers bipartisan plan to help local rail, lower air pollution long-term

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Dahlkemper Announces New Health Care Reform Legislation

Dahlkemper Announces New Health Care Reform Legislation

House bill includes provisions from Dahlkemper

Washington—As the leader on young adult health care coverage in the House of Representatives, Congresswoman Kathy Dahlkemper (PA-3) today took part in the unveiling of the new health care reform legislation, the Affordable Health Care for America Act. Dahlkemper was one of a small group of members to speak at the unveiling Thursday morning at the Capitol.

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Dahlkemper Urges Action on Erie Community College

Dahlkemper Urges Action on Erie Community College 

Encourages local leaders to take advantage of federal funding, support plan from Sen. Jane Earll 

Washington—Today, Congresswoman Kathy Dahlkemper (PA-3) encouraged state and local leaders to take action on the need for a community college in Erie County and to support State Sen. Jane Earll’s (R-49th Dist.) proposal for community college funding.

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Dahlkemper Works to Strengthen Great Lakes Jobs, Support Lakes Employment Long-Term

Dahlkemper Works to Strengthen Great Lakes Jobs, Support Lakes Employment Long-Term

Offers amendment to comprehensively evaluate Great Lakes employment

Washington—Congresswoman Kathy Dahlkemper (PA-3) is working to keep Great Lakes jobs and industry in Northwest Pennsylvania through an amendment to the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. Dahlkemper’s amendment creates a critical evaluation of the employment base supported by Great Lakes transportation.

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Dahlkemper Praises Retroactive Stop Loss Pay to Service Members

Dahlkemper Praises Retroactive Stop Loss Pay to Service Members

185,000 service members eligible for special pay 

Washington— Congresswoman Kathy Dahlkemper (PA-3) today praised an announcement from the Department of Defense (DoD) that it will provide Retroactive Stop Loss Special Pay to service members who had their enlistment extended or retirement suspended due to Stop Loss between Sept. 11, 2001 and Sept. 30, 2009.

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Dahlkemper Votes to Provide Affordable, Quality Care for Americans Living with HIV/AIDS

Dahlkemper Votes to Provide Affordable, Quality Care for Americans Living with HIV/AIDS

Bill authorizes funding to local health organizations treating the disease

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Dahlkemper to Honor Sharpsville Soldier Sgt. Wallace on House Floor Thursday

Sgt. Wallace Memorial Bridge to be dedicated Thursday in Sharpsville

 

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