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06/23/2015
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.”
06/17/2015
Bill to end ‘benefits cliff’ heads to House chamber
06/09/2015
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.
05/11/2015
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.
05/06/2015
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.
04/28/2015
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.
04/08/2015
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) has announced the winners of his poster contest held to help raise awareness about bullying.
04/06/2015
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.
02/26/2015
HARRISBURG – Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery) released the following statement following the House vote on House Bill 466 to privatize liquor sales in Pennsylvania:
02/04/2015
HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) announced today that he will co-sponsor legislation to dedicate funding to education and human services. Murt has lent his support to legislation that would impose a drilling tax on the state’s Marcellus Shale and distribute those proceeds to statewide initiatives, including education.
01/29/2015
HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will sponsor a poster contest for local school children to help raise awareness about bullying.
01/27/2015
HARRISBURG—A House resolution sponsored by Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) designating Jan. 11 as National Human Traffic Awareness Day in Pennsylvania passed the House unanimously.
01/06/2015
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) was sworn in today to his fifth term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
01/05/2015
WHAT: Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will take the oath of office as state representative in the 152nd Legislative District.
11/07/2014
HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host national service officers from the Disabled American Veterans’ (DAV) organization at his district office on Friday, Dec. 12, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.