Pickett Announces Grants for Wyoming County First Responders

Feb. 06, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Twelve fire and emergency medical services (EMS) companies in Wyoming County were awarded nearly $142,000 in funding support through the 2022-23 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) announced today. Statewide, 2,336 applicants shared in more than $31 million.

Pickett, Owlett Announce Bradford County Fire, EMS Grants

Feb. 06, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford) announced today fire and ambulance companies in Bradford County will collectively receive $280,620 in state grants thanks to the state’s Fire Company and Emergency Medical Services Grant Program.

Pickett, Owlett Issue Statement on Action Against Frontier Communications

Jan. 09, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford) issued the following statement in response to an announcement Monday by the Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate (OCA) and Office of Small Business Advocate (OSBA) that they have filed a formal joint complaint against Frontier Communications for its failure to provide reliable service to customers.

State Grants Awarded to Bradford County Historical Society, Say Pickett, Owlett, Yaw

Dec. 09, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – The Bradford County Historical Society has been awarded state grants in the amount of $8,863 to help support operations and the creation of a records storage room, according to Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming), Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Bradford/Tioga) and Sen. Gene Yaw (R-Bradford/Lycoming/Sullivan/Tioga/Union), who all advocated for the funding.

Pickett Announces Location of District Office in Wyoming County

Dec. 01, 2022 /

TUNKHANNOCK – Following legislative reapportionment that moved Wyoming County into the 110th State House District, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) today announced one of her district offices is now located in Tunkhannock at the same address as the previous representative, Karen Boback, who retired on Nov. 30. The office, at 133 W. Tioga St., will maintain the same phone number: 570-836-4777. Pickett began serving residents there on Dec. 1.

Pickett to Host 21st Senior Expo on Aug. 5

Jul. 19, 2022 /

TOWANDA – Dozens of exhibitors have registered to participate in the 21st Senior Expo hosted by Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna), which will take place on Friday, Aug. 5, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lynch-Bustin Elementary School in Athens.

Pickett Supports Business-Friendly Budget that Benefits Rural Communities

Jul. 07, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) today joined a bipartisan majority of her House colleagues in passing the 2022-23 state budget bill. The $42.8 billion spending plan increases education funding to an all-time high while making a $2 billion deposit into Pennsylvania’s Rainy Day Fund to help offset the impact of future economic downturns.

Pickett’s Bill to Ensure Continued CHIP Coverage Heads to Senate

Jun. 08, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – A bill sponsored by Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) that would halt a new bidding procedure for Pennsylvania’s Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) impacting CHIP choices for its subscribers was unanimously approved by the House of Representatives today.

Pickett’s Bill to Ensure Continued CHIP Coverage for Thousands of Pennsylvania Children Gains Committee Approval

May. 23, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation that would halt a new bidding procedure for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), sponsored by Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) and Tony DeLuca (D-Allegheny), today was unanimously approved by the House Insurance Committee. Pickett and DeLuca are the majority and minority chairmen, respectively, of the committee.