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08/07/2018
BEDFORD – Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) will recognize a Korean War prisoner of war by dedicating the Churchview Road bridge over Beaver Creek in South Woodbury Township as the PFC/POW William G. Koontz Memorial Bridge during a ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 17. The ceremony will be held at the bridge at 11 a.m.
06/28/2018
BEDFORD – A useful publication for hunters and trappers is now available in Rep. Jesse Topper’s (R-Bedford) offices.
06/20/2018
HARRISBURG – Since Gov. Tom Wolf took office in 2015, he has proposed new and increased taxes during each of his budget addresses. On Wednesday, House Republican again held the line on taxes when it passed a responsible budget that again does not increase taxes, Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) said.
05/17/2018
BEDFORD – Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) recently recognized a group of Everett Area Middle/High School students for their assistance in creating prosthetic hands using a 3D printer.
04/13/2018
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) today introduced House Bill 2263 to fix Act 39, the historic liquor legislation passed last session, by repealing the flexible pricing provision of the legislation.
04/11/2018
Area residents are invited to attend a free fishing seminar on Thursday, April 12 hosted by Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) and Representatives Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) and Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Bedford/Somerset).
03/19/2018
BEDFORD – Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) and Sen. Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) announce two alternative energy projects in Bedford County for a total of more than $1.77 million in state grants. The funding was awarded by the Commonwealth Financing Authority through the Pennsylvania Solar Energy Program (SEP).
03/02/2018
BEDFORD – Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) announced that copies of this year’s Pennsylvania trout stocking schedule are now available in his district offices in Bedford, Mercersburg and McConnellsburg.
02/12/2018
HARRISBURG – Reps. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Bedford/Somerset) and Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) announced the Pennsylvania State Council of Farm Organizations (PSCFO), in conjunction with the state Department of Agriculture, will hold a community service seminar at the Bedford Grange Mutual Insurance Company, 477 Pitt St. in Bedford, on Thursday, March 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
01/29/2018
BEDFORD – Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) announced that forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for 2017 rebates are now available.
12/20/2017
BEDFORD – Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) will hold regular satellite office hours in Mercersburg starting in January.
12/13/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation by Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) to allow parents who are in distress to relinquish newborns to emergency medical responders at fire and EMS stations is heading to the governor’s desk after it was unanimously approved in the House on Wednesday.
11/21/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jesse Topper’s (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) legislation to further protect Pennsylvania senior citizens from being exploited by phone scammers was approved unanimously by the House Tuesday and now heads to the Senate for consideration.
11/20/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation by Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) to prohibit the use of taxpayer dollars to be used to provide gender reassignment surgery under government-funded medical assistance programs was passed by the House Health Committee on Monday.
10/18/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation by Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) to increase cooperation between state agencies, in order to enhance protection from senior citizens in cases of unwanted telephone calls which lead to financial exploitation was unanimously approved by the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee today.