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07/26/2018
NAZARETH - State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he has scheduled for Forks Township in the month of August.
06/26/2018
NAZARETH – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he will be hosting during the month of July in Forks Township.
06/20/2018
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) voted Wednesday to support House Bill 2121, the general appropriations portion of the proposed 2018-19 state budget. The legislation, which passed by a 188-10 margin, will now be taken up by the state Senate.
05/29/2018
NAZARETH - State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he has scheduled for Forks Township in the month of June.
04/24/2018
NAZARETH – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he will be hosting during the month of May in Forks Township.
04/11/2018
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) is supporting legislation passed today by the House Urban Affairs Committee that would allow Pennsylvanians to set aside savings, which may be used as a deduction on state income tax, toward the eligible costs of purchasing a first home. House Bill 1981 may now be considered by the full House.
04/02/2018
NAZARETH - State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he has scheduled for Forks Township in the month of April.
02/20/2018
NAZARETH – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he will be hosting in Forks Township during the month of March.
12/19/2017
NAZARETH – Veterans who have specific, individual questions will again have an opportunity to have them answered in 2018 through the office of state Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth).
12/12/2017
HARRISBURG – Motivated by the light cast upon the Commonwealth’s current, failing budget system and policies over the past five months, an ad-hoc budget group of 18 rank-and-file House Republican members refused to stop with the submission of a no-tax-or-borrow budget revenue proposal. The group, which proposed using tax dollars stowed away in reserve accounts instead of increasing taxes, has continued to meet weekly since the submission of the proposal, and has formally organized as the Common Sense Caucus (CSC).
12/04/2017
MOUNT BETHEL - Three municipalities in the 137th Legislative District are recipients of Community Conservation Partnerships Program grants, according to state Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth). Funded with federal and state money, these grants are administered by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
11/22/2017
MT. BETHEL – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) and his staff will ring in 2018 by opening a new Slate Belt district office at 447 Blue Valley Drive, Bangor, next to the Capitol Plaza. The first day of business in the new location will be Tuesday, Jan. 2, starting at 9 a.m.
10/18/2017
FORKS TOWNSHIP – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to his annual Senior Fair, which will be held this Friday, Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Forks Township Community Center, 500 Zucksville Road, Easton.
10/18/2017
NAZARETH – The Borough of Bangor is the recipient of a nearly $2 million Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) grant to address flooding on Messinger Street, according to state Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth). The money will be used to replace the existing slate box culvert with a storm sewer.
09/07/2017
By State Reps. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton County) and Dan Moul (R-Adams County)