House Advances Lewis Bill to Slash State Debt

Freshman lawmaker Rep. Andrew Lewis discusses House approval of his bill to cut state debt and save current and future taxpayers money.

Transforming Pennsylvania

Rep. Andrew Lewis advocates for passage of his part of the #TransformPA legislative package that aims to ensure transparency, efficiency and accountability for local governments. House Bill 883 would require any money borrowed by a municipal authority for a specific project be used for that project only. None of the funds could be diverted into a slush fund or used for other purposes.

Lewis Debt Reduction Bill Passes Finance Committee

Rep. Andrew Lewis talks with members of the House Finance Committee about his legislation to protect taxpayers by reducing the debt ceiling for the state’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program. House Bill 880 was approved by the committee and now goes to the full House for a vote.

Local Barber Highlights Importance of Fighting Chance Act

Rep. Andrew Lewis talks with a Harrisburg-area barber about how his Fighting Chance Act legislation can help workers, including those returning from incarceration, find meaningful work and be productive members of society.

Rep. Andrew Lewis Outlines #FightingChanceAct

During a capitol press conference, Rep. Andrew Lewis unveils his latest government reform initiative, known as the #FightingChanceAct. The bill seeks to reform the state’s professional licensure and criminal justice regulations to remove barriers to employment to help workers, small businesses and citizens returning from incarceration succeed.

Lawmakers Unveil Fighting Chance Act

Rep. Andrew Lewis discusses legislation he is sponsoring with Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta of Philadelphia to make important regulatory reforms and criminal justice reforms, aiming to give all Pennsylvanians a fighting chance to succeed personally and professionally.

#GoodJobs4PA Gains Forward Momentum from PA House

Pa. State Rep. Andrew Lewis stresses that career and technical education (CTE) proposals are aimed at establishing partnerships between education and businesses to create youth apprenticeships, career pathways, and rigorous career and technical education opportunities.

Term Limits Plan Would Bring New Choices, New Voices to State Government, Say Lewis, Jones

Freshman state lawmakers Rep. Andrew Lewis (R-Dauphin) and Mike Jones (R-York) unveil their proposal to enact term limits for members of the state House and Senate.

Lewis Pursues Term Limits For House And Senate Members

Pa. State Rep. Andrew Lewis seeks to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to limit a member of the General Assembly to 12 consecutive years of service in each chamber.

Extending Education Benefits for PA Guard Families

Rep. Andrew Lewis joined a bipartisan press conference to advocate for legislation to create a first-in-the-nation program to provide education benefits to the spouse or children of a Pennsylvania National Guard member.