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HARISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) held a press conference today to urge action on a bill he’s introduced to establish the offense of female mutilation.
WHAT: Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) will join students from Lafayette College to discuss their research on female genital mutilation and Murt’s legislation to criminalize the act.
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Tom Murt (Montgomery/Philadelphia) joined a majority of his House colleagues in passing a package of bills to help struggling social service agencies and school districts desperate for their state subsidies.
HARRISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host the Disabled American Veterans’ (DAV) van at his district office, 19 S. York Road in Hatboro, on Thursday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
WHAT: Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) will host a ceremony to dedicate a section of Davisville Road between York and Terwood roads in the memory of PFC Robert S. Alexander, who died in Vietnam in 1970.
HARRISBURG--Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host his annual Summer Fun Night in two communities this year.
HARRISBURG – The House of Representatives today voted unanimously to approve landmark legislation, introduced by Reps. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) and Stephen Bloom (R-Cumberland) that would help low-income working Pennsylvanians fulfill their own “American Dream.”
Bill to end ‘benefits cliff’ heads to House chamber
HARRISBURG-- Legislation sponsored by Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) to create a bill of rights for those with special needs has passed the House Human Services Committee.
HARRISBURG – House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana), along with Reps. Stephen Bloom (R-Cumberland) and Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia), today released a statement following the introduction of House Bill 1164, which would reform the Commonwealth’s child care benefits structure in order to help families retain temporary assistance, while allowing them to earn their way out of poverty.
HARRISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host an open forum discussion about stress, anxiety, depression and suicide prevention to help parents and students identify the behaviors that could lead to tragedy. The discussion will be appropriate for students in middle school and above.
HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host local businesses at the Eastern Center for Arts and Technology, 3075 Terwood Road, in Willow Grove, to help the teacher’s students gain real world incite and contacts.
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) has announced the winners of his poster contest held to help raise awareness about bullying.
HARRISBURG--Mammograms are a critical tool in protecting women in the fight against cancer. To increase the accessibility of this vital screening, Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host the Fox Chase Cancer Center mobile mammography unit at his district office on April 24.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery) released the following statement following the House vote on House Bill 466 to privatize liquor sales in Pennsylvania: