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09/27/2017
It’s important to address the concerns raised by Westmoreland Conservation District Board Chairman Ronald Rohall who authored a Sept. 21 commentary regarding the House- approved budget revenue plan, also known as the Taxpayer Protection Plan.
09/12/2017
NORTH HUNTINGDON – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) is inviting District 56 residents to attend one or both of his upcoming district events.
06/28/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) today announced he has been appointed to serve on the House Finance Committee’s Select Subcommittee on Tax Modernization and Reform by Finance Committee Chairman Bernie O’Neill (R-Bucks).
05/23/2017
HARRISBURG – Co-sponsored by Reps. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) and Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster), the Results First Act (House Bill 599), which would provide the Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) with legal authority to obtain data and analyze the effectiveness of government assistance programs, was advanced by the state House on Monday for the second consecutive legislative session.
05/01/2017
PENN TWP. – Rep. George Dunbar’s (R-Westmoreland) district office staff will be available to provide FREE application assistance for the state’s 2016 Property Tax/Rent Rebate (PTRR) program in North Huntingdon Township and Trafford Borough.
04/18/2017
PENN TWP. – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) announced today that he is hosting two Budget and Tax Forums to allow District 56 residents to discuss the 2017-18 state budget.
04/03/2017
WHAT: House Majority Appropriations Vice Chairman, Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland), will be a featured guest on “PCN Live Call-In Program” to provide an update on the 2017-18 state budget and will answer questions and comments from viewers periodically throughout the show. The budget deadline is June 30. Viewers are invited to call 1-877-726-5001 with their comments or questions.
01/23/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) has been appointed to serve as majority vice chairman of the House Appropriations Committee for the 2017-18 legislation session. In addition, Dunbar will serve as member of the Commerce, Finance (vice chairman) and Gaming Oversight committees
11/04/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) issued the following statement regarding Gov. Tom Wolf’s veto of House Bill 245 which would make several important clarifications to the Local Tax Enabling Act (Act 32 of 2008) to prohibit local school districts and municipalities from imposing double taxation:
09/06/2016
NORTH HUNTINGDON – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) is inviting District 56 residents to attend one or both of his upcoming district events.
06/15/2016
HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) to protect the consumers of daily fantasy sports (DFS) online gaming and require fantasy sports contest providers to be licensed and regulated by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board was unanimously advanced by the House Gaming Oversight Committee today.
03/09/2016
PENN TOWNSHIP – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) is inviting all District 56 residents to attend his upcoming Town Hall meeting on Thursday, March 24 at the Manchester Room, Trafford Borough Building, 414 Brinton Ave., beginning at 7 p.m.
02/17/2016
PENN TOWNSHIP – In another effort to deliver superior service to District 56 residents, Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) announced that his district office staff is now offering satellite office hours on the third Thursday of each month at the Trafford Community Library, 416 Brinton Ave.
01/05/2016
HARRISBURG – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) issued the following statement regarding Gov. Tom Wolf’s partial veto of the responsible 2015-16 state budget (House Bill 1460) that was sent to him by the Legislature on Dec. 24:
09/14/2015
NORTH HUNTINGDON – Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) is inviting District 56 residents to attend one or both of his upcoming district events.