Supporting PA's Helpers and Heroes

Oct. 25, 2019 / Embed

Rep. Bob Brooks discusses legislative efforts to support the fire and emergency services community across Pennsylvania. Skyrocketing operating costs and plummeting volunteerism have left many fire and ambulance companies struggling to keep their doors open. The “Heroes and Helpers” legislative package is designed to help encouraging volunteering, improve access to training and offer more flexible funding options.

Rep. Brooks's Interview on Helpers and Heroes Legislation

Oct. 23, 2019 / Embed

Learn more about the challenges facing our fire and EMS delivery system and its personnel - and what the #PAHouse is doing to help. PAHouseGOP.com/helpersandheroes. The number of volunteer first responders in Pennsylvania has declined from approximately 300,000 in the 1970s to less than 37,000 today.

Rep. Brooks Helpers and Heroes Package

Oct. 23, 2019 / Embed

Rep. Clint Owlett discusses legislative efforts to support the fire and emergency services community across Pennsylvania. Skyrocketing operating costs and plummeting volunteerism have left many fire and ambulance companies struggling to keep their doors open. The “Heroes and Helpers” legislative package is designed to help encouraging volunteering, improve access to training and offer more flexible funding options.

State Budget Plan Moving Ahead

Jun. 25, 2019 / Embed

Rep. Bob Brooks comments on the 2019-20 Pennsylvania state budget proposal. The budget plan includes no new taxes, historic levels of funding for education, and saves for the future.

Excited to Start Work in the PA House

Jan. 01, 2019 / Embed

PA State Rep. Bob Brooks discusses his priorities on the day he is sworn in to serve the people of the 54th Legislative District in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.