Lawmakers Hear Concerns on New Brewery Tax Policy

Apr. 23, 2019 /

PITTSBURGH – Rep. Natalie Mihalek (R-Allegheny/Washington), along with Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana), chairman of the state House Liquor Control Committee, led the way in hosting a House Liquor Control Committee public hearing at Spoonwood Brewery to discuss a new “taproom tax” set to take effect July 1.

Mihalek to Host House Liquor Control Committee Hearing to Address Taproom Tax

Apr. 22, 2019 /

WHAT: Rep. Natalie Mihalek (R-Allegheny/Washington) will host a public hearing of the House Liquor Control Committee. The purpose of the hearing is to examine the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue’s recent tax bulletin, which requires Pennsylvania breweries to collect the state’s 6% sales tax on every portion of beer sold (pints, growlers, etc.). The application of this tax is set to go into effect July 1.

Pyle Named Chairman of the House Liquor Control Committee

Jan. 03, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Entering his 14th year representing residents of the 60th Legislative District, Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) will be taking the lead as majority chairman of the House Liquor Control Committee for the 2019-20 Legislative Session. Pyle previously served in a similar capacity with the House Gaming Oversight Committee.

Pyle Announces Holiday District Office Hours

Dec. 13, 2018 /

FORD CITY – Rep. Jeff Pyle’s (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) district office hours will temporarily change due to the upcoming holidays. Both the Ford City and Sarver district offices will be closed Dec. 24-27, and Dec. 31. The Ford City district office will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, Dec. 28, for any urgent matters.

Pyle to Host Second Legislative Open House at His Ford City District Office

Dec. 12, 2018 /

WHAT: Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) is hosting his second Legislative Open House at his Ford City district office. The open house gives the public a great opportunity to meet Pyle and his district office staff and receive information about the state-related services he can provide for them.

Pyle to Host Annual Legislative Open House at His Sarver District Office

Dec. 05, 2018 /

WHAT: Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) is hosting his Annual Legislative Open House at his Sarver district office. The open house gives the public a great opportunity to meet Pyle and his district office staff and receive information about the state-related services he can provide for them.

Pyle, White Announce Safety Grants Awarded to Area School Districts

Oct. 31, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/ Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana/Westmoreland) announced that several local school districts were each awarded a $25,000 state grant this week which will help them further develop their student safety policies to better protect its students.

Pyle to Host Senior Expo

Aug. 27, 2018 /

WHAT: Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana), along with Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Armstrong/Clarion/Forest) and Sen. Don White (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana/Westmoreland), will be hosting their annual Armstrong County Senior Expo and encourage all senior residents to attend.

Pyle to Host Annual Senior Expo

Aug. 23, 2018 /

FORD CITY – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana), along with Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Armstrong/Clarion/Forest) and Sen. Don White (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana/Westmoreland), will be hosting their annual Armstrong County Senior Expo and encourage all senior residents to attend. This event will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 28, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Kittanning Township Volunteer Fire Department (13126 State Route 422, Kittanning).

Pyle Objects to the Governor’s Recent Education Funding Proposal

Jul. 11, 2018 /

FORD CITY - Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) joins other House members in his objection of Gov. Tom Wolf’s Basic Education Funding proposal. The governor has proposed that all education funds be distributed through the Fair Funding Formula. Pyle said this will not only hurt our school districts, but the students and community as well.

Pyle Tapped to Lead Gaming Oversight Panel

Jan. 08, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Now in his 13th year serving the 60th Legislative District, Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) has been selected to chair the House Gaming Oversight Committee. First sworn into office in 2004, Pyle has been and continues to be a strong, commonsense voice for his constituents, energy jobs that are the economic base of western Pennsylvania and our constitutionally guaranteed freedoms.

Volunteers Sought for Kittanning Trail, Pyle Says

Apr. 13, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) today announced that Armstrong County is seeking volunteers of all ages to help complete a project along the Armstrong Trail in Kittanning Borough on Saturday, April 22, at 10 a.m.

Pyle’s Sarver Office Has Moved

Jan. 27, 2017 /

SARVER – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) today announced that his Sarver district office has moved to a new location and is now up and running and ready for business.