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05/11/2018
The economy and job market nationwide have been steadily improving; however, here in Pennsylvania there is still a lot we can do to make the Commonwealth a more desirable place to do business and to increase the productivity of companies already established here.
04/24/2018
HARRISBURG - Northern Blair County Senior Center has been chosen as one of 41 senior centers in Pennsylvania to receive a Department of Aging 2017-18 Senior Community Center Grant, courtesy of proceeds from the Pennsylvania Lottery.
04/18/2018
Spring has sprung and many Pennsylvania residents are hitting the waters to enjoy a bit of sport and recreation.
04/18/2018
HARRISBURG – Reps. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Judy Ward (R-Blair) have proposed consumer protection legislation aimed at addressing common issues faced by community pharmacies.
04/16/2018
HARRISBURG – By a vote of 139-56, the House of Representatives passed legislation authored by House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair) to prohibit the abortion of a child due solely to a diagnosis of possible Down syndrome.
04/11/2018
HARRISBURG – Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair) is teaming up with Lt. Gov. Mike Stack, chairman of the Board of Pardons, to host a Pathways to Pardons program Thursday, June 7, from 6-8 p.m. at the Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School auditorium, 1510 North Montgomery St., Hollidaysburg.
04/11/2018
WHAT: Area farmers and those in agriculture-related businesses will gather for a breakfast hosted by Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair), which will feature Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding.
03/16/2018
HARRISBURG – Area farmers and those in agriculture-related businesses are encouraged to attend an upcoming breakfast hosted by Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair), which will feature Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding.
03/13/2018
HARRISBURG – Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair) has teamed up with Rep. Dan Miller (D-Mt. Lebanon) to craft legislation that would provide early intervention depression screening for school students in order to identify and treat any depression issues early and improve a child’s overall health.
03/13/2018
The federal REAL ID Act was enacted to enhance our security when flying domestically and when conducting business in federal facilities.
03/09/2018
WHAT: House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair) will hold a rally to discuss legislation that would prohibit the abortion of a child due solely to a diagnosis of possible Down syndrome.
02/22/2018
HARRISBURG – Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair) is hosting a series of “Conversations with Judy” events, which are informal get-togethers with area residents in which she can hear concerns, answer questions and let people know what’s happening in state government.
02/20/2018
February has turned out to be a busy month in state government. First of all, the governor unveiled his state budget proposal on Feb. 6, which calls for $33 billion in spending. That spend number is about $1 billion more than the current year. I know we can do better than that. Through a more fiscally minded approach to government spending, we can certainly keep our budget in check while still meeting our obligations and improving some areas through fewer redundancies and streamlining services.
02/08/2018
HARRISBURG – House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair) introduced House Bill 2050 today, which would prohibit the abortion of a child due solely to a diagnosis of possible Down syndrome.
02/06/2018
HARRISBURG – Following the governor’s 2018-19 state budget address before a joint session of the House and Senate, state Rep. Judy Ward (R-Blair) offered these comments: