HARRISBURG – The state House today in Harrisburg approved a resolution initially introduced by Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) honoring the service of police officers in the Commonwealth and across America by making 2015 the Year of the Law Enforcement Officer in Pennsylvania.
COLLEGEVILLE – State Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) on Saturday, April 18, from 9-11 a.m. will host a shredder event at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 98 to help protect constituents against the threat of identity theft.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) today announced that House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) has appointed him to the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) Board of Directors.
HARRISBURG — Surrounded by colleagues, law enforcement professionals and victims of some of the most horrific crimes in Pennsylvania, state Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) today at a Capitol news conference in Harrisburg unveiled a resolution calling on the governor of Pennsylvania to reverse his recent suspension of the death penalty.
WHAT: A news conference to draw attention to the suffering of crime victims in Pennsylvania who – beginning tomorrow with the first death row inmate to escape execution through the governor’s actions – will be denied justice as a result of the governor’s death penalty moratorium and announce steps the House will take to address this important issue.
WHAT: A Basic Education Funding Commission hearing to gather testimony from officials with experience and knowledge related to career and technical schools to help with the overall goal of developing a state funding formula to disperse Commonwealth dollars to school districts across Pennsylvania.
HARRISBURG — With the Feb. 15 deadline to acquire health insurance through Pennsylvania’s health exchange marketplace drawing near, state Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) will host a health care enrollment event on Feb. 12 from noon until 7 p.m. at the Lower Providence Township Building to help Montgomery County residents sign up for coverage.
HARRISBURG — Although former Philadelphia Eagles running back Ricky Watters spent his National Football League (NFL) career avoiding tackles, he joined state Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) and REACH (Road to Educational Achievement through CHoice) Foundation Executive Director Otto Banks in the state House Monday in Harrisburg to tackle the issue of educational opportunity.
HARRISBURG — State Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) today was appointed to serve on the powerful House Appropriations Committee, which is highly involved in the state budget process, and three other committees that deal with a wide range of legislation.
COLLEGEVILLE — In addition to offering its usual assistance to local residents seeking help with state forms and programs, the office of state Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) this year also will serve as a drop-off location for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots program.
PHILADELPHIA — Near the intersection of 13th Street and Locust Street next to the site where Philadelphia Police Officer Daniel Faulkner was murdered on Dec. 9, 1981, a measure introduced by state Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) that will protect victims of crime and their families was signed into law by the governor.
HARRISBURG — Prompted by a controversial college commencement speech delivered from behind prison bars by a convicted cop-killer, a proposal introduced by state Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery) that would give crime victims a tool to fight back against criminals who seek to re-victimize them is one step closer to becoming law after the state House today in Harrisburg unanimously approved the legislation.
WHAT: A Basic Education Funding Commission hearing to gather testimony from local school officials regarding the development of a state funding formula to disperse Commonwealth dollars to school districts across Pennsylvania.
HARRISBURG – Legislation that seeks to enhance educational opportunities for students and their families has passed the state House and is on its way to the Senate, said Rep. Mike Vereb (R-Montgomery), author of language in the compromise proposal.