Roae and Other PASSHE Board Members Vote to Freeze Tuition

Apr. 29, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania state Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie), who serves on the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) Board of Governors, today issued the following statement after the board met online Wednesday and voted to freeze tuition rates at the 14 state-owned universities for the 2020-21 school year:

House Approves Roae One Staffer/One Shopper Bill to Protect Customers While Safely Reopening Small Retail Stores

Apr. 21, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania’s economy came one step closer to reopening today when the state House in Harrisburg approved a bill introduced by Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) that’s intended to enable small businesses to serve their customers in a way that complies with public health officials’ recommendations for social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic.

In Wake of Scam, Roae Offers Tips to Protect Limousine Customers

Sep. 10, 2019 /

MEADVILLE – Following several local media reports detailing customer complaints against limousine rental companies operated by Matt Barnes, state Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) – who serves as chairman of the House Consumer Affairs Committee – is offering local residents some helpful tips to protect them against being taken for a ride.

Roae’s Utility Reform Bill Becomes Law

Jul. 02, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation introduced by state Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) to reform Pennsylvania’s public utility laws was today signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf in Harrisburg.

Northwestern PA Lawmakers Negotiate Budget Deal to Halt Cost-Doubling Changes to Medical Assistance Transportation Program

Jun. 27, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – State Reps. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest), Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie), Lee James (R-Venango/Butler), Tedd Nesbit (R-Mercer/Butler) and Parke Wentling (R-Crawford/Erie/Lawrence/Mercer) today announced the conclusion of their successful negotiations to include as part of the budget a requirement in the Human Services Code to bring greater transparency, accountability and taxpayer savings in funding the state Medical Assistance Transportation Program (MATP).

Roae Votes for Budget Approved by House

Jun. 25, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – After state Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) today in Harrisburg voted for a state budget bill approved by the House, he issued the following statement:

Roae Appointed to Four House Committees

Jan. 18, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) announced today that he has been selected to serve on four House committees during the 2019-20 legislative session.

Roae Appointed to Serve on PASSHE Board of Governors

Jan. 03, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) on Wednesday was appointed by the speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to serve on the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) Board of Governors.

Roae Announces Grants to Replace Waterlines

Sep. 18, 2018 /

MEADVILLE – State Rep. Brad Roae (R-Crawford/Erie) announced a combined $150,000 in Pennsylvania Small Water and Sewer Program grant funding has been approved to replace aging waterlines.