House Approves Topper Bill Funding Higher Education Based on Performance

Jun. 29, 2022 / Embed

To ensure state-related universities are returning the fullest return of investments from state taxpayer dollars, the House approved House Bill 2619, a performance-based funding incentive, said bill sponsor Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton).

A New Day for PA Press Conference

Feb. 07, 2022 / Embed

A group of Republican lawmakers from the Southwestern region of Pennsylvania unveil a comprehensive agenda to move Pennsylvania forward, which will include policies focused on the economy, energy, healthcare, public safety and education.

Homeschool Hybrid Educational Access Act

Nov. 08, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jesse Topper asks for passage of his bill, HB 1041 which will ensure that students and school districts will thrive by allowing homeschooling students to access academic classes.

Rep. Topper's Q & A with PASSHE Chancellor, PA House Education

Oct. 27, 2021 / Embed

Rep. Jesse Topper led a joint public hearing on the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education’s the system’s implementation plan for improved operations.

House Appropriations Committee Meeting

Oct. 06, 2021 / Embed

Public Hearing on the funding and operation of the Judicial Computer System.

Appropriations Committee Meeting

Oct. 05, 2021 / Embed

House Appropriation committee meeting to discuss HB 291, HB 1642, and any other business before the committee.

House Appropriations Committee Meeting

Oct. 04, 2021 / Embed

Public hearing on HB 1763, HB 1893, and any other business before the committee.

Appropriations & Education - Joint Hearing - Subcommittee on Higher Education

Oct. 04, 2021 / Embed

Joint public hearing on Higher Education Funding.

Sub Committee Hearing on Education

Oct. 04, 2021 / Embed

Rep. Jesse Topper, chairman of House Education Committee’s Subcommittee on Higher Education, teamed up with Natalie Mihalek, chairwoman of the House Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on Education, to hold a joint hearing on higher education funding in Pennsylvania.

Topper Questions Education Panel

Aug. 04, 2021 / Embed

During a public hearing on HB 972, Representative Jesse Topper questions testifiers and compares those taking steroid drugs to transgender athletes.