Lewis: CARES Act Funding Available for PA Small Businesses

Jun. 30, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – As Pennsylvania businesses slowly get back to normal operations, Rep. Andrew Lewis (R-Dauphin) announced that CARES Act grants for eligible small businesses, ranging from $5,000 to $50,000, are available beginning June 30. Small businesses can apply for grants to offset lost revenue caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting shutdown order.

Lewis Labels Big-Spending Budget Proposal ‘Unsustainable for Taxpayers’

Feb. 04, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf today unveiled his proposed state budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year before a joint session of the General Assembly. The more than $36 billion spending plan is $2 billion above the enacted 2019-20 budget and includes a request for an additional $6 million in debt service.

Lewis to Host Senior Citizens Expo Oct. 2

Sep. 26, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Andrew Lewis (R-Dauphin) is inviting area senior citizens, their family members and caregivers to his upcoming Senior Citizens Expo on Wednesday, Oct. 2, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Devonshire Memorial Church of United Brethren in Christ Community Center, 5630 Devonshire Road, Harrisburg.

Business Issues to be Focus of Policy Committee Roundtable

Aug. 16, 2019 /

WHAT: The House Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest), will travel to Carlisle to host a roundtable discussion with local businesses, education institutions and organizations. Topics to be discussed will include workforce development, state taxation, regulatory reform and transportation logistics. This is part of the House Republican Caucus’ #GoodJobs4PA legislative package.

Lewis Votes ‘Yes’ on Budget with No New, Increased Taxes

Jun. 25, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Continuing his commitment to standing up for the taxpayers of Pennsylvania, Rep. Andrew Lewis (R-Dauphin) cast a “yes” vote Tuesday on the 2019-20 state budget, which includes no new or increased taxes and sets money aside in the Rainy Day Fund.

Lewis Bill to Protect Charities, Donors Earns House Approval

Jun. 20, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Recognizing the valuable role of charitable organizations and the people who support them, the House has approved legislation sponsored by Rep. Andrew Lewis (R-Dauphin) to simplify and consolidate the laws governing charities.

TransformPA Bills Advance in House, Lewis Says

Apr. 18, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – A package of bills aimed at transforming local governments in the Commonwealth earned overwhelming approval in the House Local Government Committee this week, said Rep. Andrew Lewis (R-Dauphin), prime sponsor of one of the bills.