HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) issued the following statement on his conversation with Rep. Brian Sims (D-Philadelphia) in which Sims threatened Murt after Murt issued a memo along with Reps. Kevin Boyle (D-Philadelphia/Montgomery), Pam DeLissio (D-Philadephia/Montogmery) and Wendi Thomas (R-Bucks) seeking co-sponsors for his legislation to create a LGBTQ+ Bill of Rights:
HARRISBURG—Responding to concerns of Montgomery County parents and teachers, Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) sent a letter to Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera seeking clarification on the state’s COVID-19 mitigation directives for schools.
HARRISBURG: Consistent with the governor’s directive to protect the public from the COVID-19 virus, the office of Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) at 19 South York Road will be closed to the public for two weeks at the close of business today.
WHAT: Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will join students of Pennypack Elementary School to load a truck with food collected by the students for delivery to Lehman Church for their food pantry.
HARRISBURG—At the request of Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery), the Friends of Boileau has been awarded a grant for $20,000 by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).
HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (Montgomery/Philadelphia) today announced that the Upper Moreland School District will receive a grant to improve security at its schools.
HARRISBURG- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) announced that the Commonwealth Financing Authority has approved a grant to make pedestrian improvements to sections of York Road in Hatboro, and a second grant to improve traffic flow on Davisville Road near the former Willow Grove Day Camp.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) today joined colleagues at the state Capitol to support legislation which requires professional licensing of applied behavior analysis (ABA) professionals.
HARRISBURG– Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will be the keynote speaker at tomorrow’s Global Woman P.E.A.C.E. Foundation (GWPF) Walk to End FGM in Washington, D.C.
HARRISBURG – Global Woman P.E.A.C.E. Foundation (GWPF) announced Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) to be keynote speaker at Walk to End FGM in Washington, D.C.
Pennsylvania state Rep. Tom Murt slid into a pew at his childhood church, seeking a break from politics and the stress of work.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) announced his support for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Month yesterday at the State Capitol with House Resolution 448.
Female genital mutilation, a form of horrific abuse that affects thousands of women and girls throughout the world, is now a felony in Pennsylvania, thanks to some recently signed legislation. And good timing. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Pittsburgh region ranks among one of the top metropolitan areas in the nation for female genital mutilation risk.
A Pennsylvania state representative attached his name to more bills written by special interest groups than any other state lawmaker in the country, according to a new report.
HARRISBURG—At the request of Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery), Hatboro Borough has been awarded a grant for $250,000 by the state Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).
WHAT: The House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee will host an informational meeting on the importance of geriatrics and gerontology for Pennsylvania’s older population.
HARRISBURG—Gov. Tom Wolf has signed into law legislation sponsored by Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) to criminalize the act of female genital mutilation (FGM).
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania is on track to become the 34th state to ban female genital mutilation, a cultural practice used by some ethnic groups that the Centers for Disease Control has described as a violation of women’s human rights.
Legislation that could spare more than 19,000 women across Pennsylvania from the practice known as “female genital mutilation” is headed to Gov. Tom Wolf’s desk.
HARRISBURG—The Senate has unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) to criminalize the act of female genital mutilation (FGM).