Working for You

It is an honor to work for you and the residents of our district and I take great pride in representing you in Harrisburg. I am aware of the challenges that face our state and I am dedicated to facing those challenges so that together, we can make our communities the best that they can be. As a way for you to keep up with the work that is happening on your behalf, check the stories listed below, and as always, feel free to contact my office for more information about these stories or if I may assist you with any state-related matter.

100 advocates call for gerrymandering fixes
From The Daily Item

You elected them to write new laws. They’re letting corporations do it instead.
From USA Today

Pa. lawmaker cited by national investigation defends role as ‘copycat’ legislator
From WHYY News

Bills aim to improve access to addiction treatment across Pa.
From Intell

For Pa. redistricting reform, it’s once more unto the breach | John Baer
From Philly Inquirer

Pa. Rep. Thomas Murt calls for expansion of Archdiocese’s child sex abuse victims’ fund
From Intelligencer

POLS ON THE STREET: Philadelphians Rise in Harrisburg Ranks
From Philly Record

Local lawmakers announce $224K grant for Korean War memorial
From The Reporter

State effort to develop PFOA standard stalled
From Bucks County Courier Times

Grand jury wants civil window for child sex abuse lawsuits
From The Morning Call

Children can flourish despite Tourette syndrome
From Northeast Times

Rep. Tom Murt asks Gov. Wolf to visit contamination areas
From Intelligencer

Aqua shuts down Upper Dublin well; officials request second closure
From Intelligencer

Murt asks state to lower PFC levels; Casey to plead case in D.C.
From Intelligencer

GUEST COLUMN: Hatboro man who died in Vietnam to be honored
From Montgomery News

Davisville Road dedicated to Upper Moreland man killed in Vietnam War
From Montgomery News

Pa. House sends short-term budget to Gov. Tom Wolf, who vows veto
From The York Daily Record

Upper Moreland man killed in Vietnam to be honored Sunday
From The Intellingencer

Pa. might ease earning restrictions on child care subsidies
From Newsworks

State Rep. Steve Bloom, colleagues, offer bill to ease work vs. benefits choice for low-, moderate-income families
From The Patriot News

Local students awarded for Murt’s poster contest
From The MidWeek Wire

Murt to co-sponsor legislation on drilling funds
From The Midweek Wire

Murt plus two: State Rep. advances child labor conversation with former TV stars
From The Midweek Wire
Aqua, state officials cut ribbon on new CNG fueling station in Willow Grove
From Montgomery Media 

'Revenge porn' bill gets final passage in Pa. House
From The Mercury Politics

Lawmaker wants to eliminate vanity plates for Pa. legislators
From The Mercury Politics

'Revenge Porn’ Bill Passes In Pa. House Of Representatives
From CBS Philly

Montco lawmaker wants to halt license plates for legislators

State rep. wants to ban vanity plates for Pa. lawmakers
From Pocono Record

Toomey bill would give vets right to sue VA workers
From Bucks County Courier Times

Murt offers veterans help to deal with VA
From The Intelligencer

Actors' union honored at Pa. Capitol for contributions to Pennsylvania

Paper shredding, recycling event planned
From Bucks County Courier Times

Murt honored by 'Arc'
From The Intelligencer 

Corbett, Murt pledge support for Life Skills
From The Intelligencer

State Rep. Tom Murt gets first-hand experience at Hatboro business
From Montgomery Media

Murt seeks ideas from young students
From Bucks County Courier Times

Proposed law would withhold welfare from noncompliant sex offenders

Lawmaking Contest Open to Hatboro Youth
From Hatboro-Horsham Patch
Murt to hold outreach office hours
From The Intelligencer

Vietnam veteran receives 'long overdue' hero's welcome
From Montgomery Media

Gas Drilling Tax Legislation
From ABC27

Help eyed for those with disabilities
From phillyBurbs

State Rep. Tom Murt hosting disabilities walk in Hatboro
From Montgomery News

Guest Column: Hatboro community to honor fallen Vietnam soldier
From Public Spirit Willow Grove Guide

Lowe's rehabs Hatboro veteran's home, for free
From The Doylestown Intelligencer

Lowe's Makes Vet's Home Handicap Accessible
From the Hatboro-Horsham Patch

Fitzpatrick noncommittal on Glass-Steagall
From The Doylestown Intelligencer

Changing Welfare to Human Services Will Have to Wait

Penn State giving veterans early access to course scheduling
From Centre Daily Times

Montco shredding event termed 'success'
From The Doylestown Intelligencer

Stephens, Murt seek Korean War veterans to honor
From the Lansdale Reporter

Pa. soldier killed in Vietnam War honored

Fallen Vietnam vet honored in Horsham
From the Doylestown Intelligencer

Hatboro soldier killed in Vietnam War honored
From the Philadelphia Inquirer

Willow Grove World War II veteran finally receiving service medals

LETTER: Former Pa. govs urge name change for Dept. of Public Welfare
From the York Dispatch

In Our View: Change the name
From the Lancaster Intelligencer Journal