They Really Are Playing Like It's Their Last Game

Sep. 16, 2020 / Embed

State Rep. Jesse Topper makes an argument that school districts and families should be making the decisions that allow after-school activities.

Rep. Topper's Comments on H.B. 2584

Sep. 15, 2020 / Embed

To ensure Pennsylvanians have access to quality health care, the House Professional Licensure Committee approved legislation by Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) to fully join the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact, allowing practitioners to use telemedicine to treat patients in all member states.

Topper Legislative Update

Sep. 02, 2020 / Embed

Representative Jesse Topper gives a legislative update, commenting on a variety of bills involving school re-openings and parental choice, and school athletics.

Students Must Be Afforded Proper Opportunities

Sep. 02, 2020 / Embed

Representative Jesse Topper argues for passage of legislation that will allow students and families to have the option to continue their education and extracurricular activities for an additional year in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rep. Topper Comments on H.B. 2788

Aug. 20, 2020 / Embed

During the August 20, 2020 House Education Committee meeting, State Rep. Jesse Topper explains House Bill 2788, which will allow students and families to have the option to continue their education and extracurricular activities for an additional year to make up for the loss of instruction.

Rep. Topper's Podium Comments From PIAA "Let Them Play" Rally

Aug. 20, 2020 / Embed

With the 2020-21 school year rapidly approaching and guidance from the administration continuing to change, State Rep. Jesse Topper rallies the crowd in a "Let Them Play" rally.

Recomendation Of Flex-Time for School Districts

Aug. 19, 2020 / Embed

Representative Jesse Topper questions Education Secretary Pedro Rivera concerning the 180 day requirement for school districts.

Providing School Children the Opportunity to Excel

Aug. 11, 2020 / Embed

Rep. Jesse Topper explains to a reporter that the decision of students participating should remain to families.

Topper Wants Local Control of Fall Sports

Aug. 11, 2020 / Embed

Representative Jesse Topper states his case for the reopening of public schools including fall athletic activities citing a "one-size fits all" is unacceptable.

Press Conference Regarding School Sports and Extracurricular Activities

Aug. 11, 2020 / Embed

Reps. Mike Reese and Jesse Topper led a Capitol press event to unveil two pieces of legislation that will impact sports, extracurricular activities and educational opportunities for students during the upcoming 2020-21 school year.