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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.
06/29/2015
HARRISBURG – Co-sponsored by Reps. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) and Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster), the Results First Act (House Bill 1205), which would provide the Independent Fiscal Office with legal authority to obtain data from Commonwealth agencies to analyze the effectiveness of government assistance programs, was advanced by the state House today.
06/22/2015
HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) to address a major problem with the filing of amended corporate net tax income returns in Pennsylvania was unanimously adopted by the state House today.
06/15/2015
HARRISBURG—The Government Reform Caucus today expressed its support for legislation that would strengthen state law regarding gifts to public officials.
06/11/2015
The Government Reform Caucus will host a news conference to discuss its support of legislation that prohibits the acceptance of transportation, lodging, hospitality or anything of economic value as a gift.
06/03/2015
HARRISBURG – To make more informed budget and policy decisions that will result in financial benefits for citizens of the Commonwealth, Rep. Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) and Rep. George Dunbar (R-Westmoreland) drafted legislation to partner with the Pew-MacArthur Results First initiative.