Bonner, Brooks Secure State Grant for Multi-Purpose Facility in the Grove City Area

Nov. 22, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) and Sen. Michele Brooks (R-50) announced today that Balmaghie Beverage Group will receive $2.5 million in funding from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) to be used to construct a new multi-building production and retail complex in the Grove City Area, Mercer County. Private investments in the project will be near $10 million.

House Speaker Names Bonner Impeachment Manager for Krasner Trial

Nov. 18, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) today announced that Speaker of the House Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) has appointed him to serve as a manager in the forthcoming impeachment trial of Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner.

Bonner Bill Supporting Long-Term Care Now Law

Nov. 04, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) today announced his legislation that would require Contract Health Care Service Agencies that provide temporary nursing workers in nursing homes, assisted living residences and personal care homes to register with the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) as a condition of their operations in the Commonwealth was signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf.

State Representatives Urge Audit of Entities Backing PNC Park, Citizens Bank Park

Oct. 28, 2022 /

PITTSBURGH – Reps. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) and Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) today called for an audit and Independent Fiscal Office review of the rental payments being made by the Pittsburgh Pirates and Philadelphia Phillies under an agreement linked to state funding. Additionally, they urged that information be collected about the credits used by the teams to reduce or eliminate their rental payments.

Grant Money Awarded to Marion Township, Bonner Announces

Oct. 26, 2022 /

MARION TOWNSHIP – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) is pleased to announce Marion Township has received $3.75 million in grant money from the Community Development Block Grant – Coronavirus Funds (CDBG-CV) for its Sewage System Infrastructure Improvement Project.

Bonner, Wentling Co-Host Hearing on Pennsylvania’s EMS Crisis

Oct. 12, 2022 /

GROVE CITY – The emergency medical services (EMS) crisis is sweeping the Commonwealth. Reps. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) and Parke Wentling (R-Crawford/Erie/Lawrence/Mercer) brought emergency responders and health care professionals together to testify before the House Majority Policy Committee on the issues they face.

Bonner, Wentling to Host House Majority Policy Committee Hearing Regarding Pennsylvania’s EMS Crisis

Oct. 07, 2022 /

WHAT: Reps. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) and Parke Wentling (R-Mercer/Crawford/Erie/Lawrence) will host the House Majority Policy Committee for a hearing on the EMS crisis Pennsylvania is facing. The committee will receive testimony concerning funding problems, staffing shortages, delayed response times, quality of care issues and the future path of the ambulance service in Pennsylvania.

Legislation to Assist Nursing Home Residents with Medicaid Passes House, Bonner Says

Sep. 14, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation to provide a standard notice to each nursing home resident and their designated representatives at the time of their admission, authored by Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler), has passed the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. This letter would state their option of having legal representation available to assist with the application for Medicaid benefits.

Fiscally Responsible State Budget Passes, Bonner Says

Jul. 11, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) has announced the passing of a fiscally responsible and strong bi-partisan $42.8 billion state budget for Fiscal Year 2022-23, which he supported. This budget ensures that there will be no tax increases or new taxes. Overall, it represents a 2.9% increase in spending over the prior fiscal year.

Bonner Bill Supporting Long-Term Care Earns House Approval

Jul. 01, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Bonner’s (R-Mercer/Butler) legislation that would require Contract Health Care Service Agencies that provide temporary nursing workers in nursing homes, assisted living residences and personal care homes to register with Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) as a condition of their operations in the Commonwealth has passed the House of Representatives.

Bonner to Host Two Senior Citizens Breakfasts

Apr. 05, 2022 /

BUTLER AND MERCER COUNTIES – Residents of the eighth legislative district in Mercer and Butler counties are invited to attend one of the upcoming Senior Breakfasts hosted by Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler).

Bonner Introduces Legislation to Ensure the Enforcement of State Laws

Feb. 15, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Buter) has introduced legislation that would make it a first-degree misdemeanor for any public official of a municipality to vote for, direct or induce any law enforcement officer to not enforce a state law or to establish penalties for traffic or criminal violations other than as provided by state law.

Bonner Sends Well Wishes to Longietti

Feb. 10, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) is sending his congratulations to Rep. Mark Longietti (D-Mercer) following his retirement announcement. Longietti has served in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives since 2007 and will serve out the rest of his current term, which ends Nov. 30, 2022.

Bonner to Host Concealed Carry Seminar

Nov. 09, 2021 /

MERCER COUNTY – Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) invites residents of the 8th Legislative District to attend a Concealed Carry Seminar on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 6-7:30 p.m. The seminar will be held at the East End Fire Department, located at 104 Wilson Ave., Mercer.

Bonner to Participate in Panel to Review and Discuss UPMC’s Human/Rodent Chimeras and Fetal Organ Harvesting

Oct. 08, 2021 /

WHAT: Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) will participate in a live panel discussion, featuring experts in law, ethics, fetal research and science, to consider the most recent revelations from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. These include the fetal experimentation, genetic engineering and transfer of harvested organs from aborted babies. UPMC receives federal and state funding for its research, but with restrictions against the sale of fetal organs and genetic engineering that mixes human and non-human DNA. This event is a collaborative effort between the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Coalition and People Concerned for the Unborn Child.

Bonner to Host Senior Citizens Breakfast

Sep. 15, 2021 /

BUTLER COUNTY - Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) invites residents of Mercer and Butler counties to attend a senior citizens breakfast on Thursday, Sept. 30, from 9:30-11 a.m. The breakfast will be held at the Unionville Fire Hall, located at 102 Mahood Road, Butler.

Bonner to Host Senior Breakfast

Sep. 09, 2021 /

MERCER COUNTY - Rep. Tim Bonner (R-Mercer/Butler) invites residents of Mercer and Butler counties to attend a senior breakfast on Friday, Sept. 24, from 9:30-11 a.m. The breakfast will be held at the Mercer County Career Center, located at 776 Greenville Road, Mercer.