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HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) will host Jon Gosselin, who starred in the “Jon & Kate Plus 8” reality television show, and Paul Petersen, the star of “The Donna Reed Show,” at the Upper Moreland High School for a conversation on child labor laws within the Pennsylvania film and television industry.
HARRISBURG -- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host a walk to raise awareness of intellectual disabilities on Sunday, Oct. 26, starting at 2:30 p.m. Registration is at 2 p.m.
LOWER MORELAND—Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) held a comprehensive eye care informational program at Lower Moreland High School Oct. 16 to help residents better understand the importance of vision health.
HARRISBURG--Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) will host an informational event to educate residents on the importance of vision health.
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) is encouraging students to take part in the 2014-15 Alcohol Awareness Poster Contest hosted by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (LCB).
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) is urging all eligible students to take part in Pennsylvania’s first annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Competition.
HARRISBURG— To help his constituents find help with federal issues, Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host staff members from the office of U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey for a constituent service day.
HARRISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt’s (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) bill to change the name of the Department of Public Welfare (DPW) to the Department of Human Services is now headed to the governor’s desk for his signature.
HARRISBURG-- As part of his outreach to local businesses, Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) toured the Derr Flooring Company in Willow Grove, where he met with staff and assisted in their operations as a way to better understand the varied concerns and challenges faced by local small business owners.
HARRISBURG—As part of his outreach to understand firsthand the challenges faced by local small businesses, Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will volunteer a few hours at Derr Flooring, 525 Davisville Road in Willow Grove.
HARRISBURG-- In a move to better protect children from exploitation, an amendment offered by Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) to require those convicted of trafficking in children to register as sex offenders has passed the House.
HARRISBURG—Legislation sponsored by Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) to make it a crime to disseminate an intimate image of another person has passed the House.
HARRISBURG -- A fourth-grader who argued that school buses should have seatbelts has been named the overall winner of the 2014 “There Ought to Be a Law” contest sponsored by Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia).
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) has been appointed by House Majority Policy Committee Chairman Dave Reed (R-Indiana) to participate in a detailed study of the current design of Pennsylvania’s benefit’s structures as part of the committee’s “Empowering Opportunities: Gateways Out of Poverty” initiative.