Posts tagged Greg Lucas

Lucas says safety at issue in state transportation vote

   December 3, 2013 2:52 pm    0

State Rep. Greg Lucas said his vote for a transportation bill means more than dollars and cents. Lucas, of Edinboro, R-5th Dist., said his vote concerned the safety of the state’s roads and bridges. Here is a column that he wrote about his vote: The children were on their way back from a summer field trip to…


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Corbett gets boost from transportation bill

   November 20, 2013 9:42 am    0

Gov. Tom Corbett got a much needed win when the state House of Representatives finally approved a transportation funding bill. Corbett, with sagging poll numbers as he readies a run for re-election in 2014, soon will be able to claim a victory from one of his key legislative agenda items. The others, a much harder sell before the election, are…


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Bizzarro: ‘One less voice in Harrisburg.’

   May 15, 2013 1:37 pm    0

State Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, of Millcreek, D-3rd Dist., could find himself in the middle of an interesting re-election bid in 2014.   He could be forced to run against fellow state lawmaker Greg Lucas, of Edinboro, R-5th Dist., in the wake of a court ruling that upholds a plan to remap both the state House and Senate districts…


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Rep. Lucas: ‘I may lose my job’

   May 9, 2013 2:27 pm    0

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the newly drawn boundaries for state House and Senate seats, starting with the 2014 election cycle. One consequence of the ruling is that it will move the 5th House seat, now held by Greg Lucas, R-Edinboro, across the state into Berks County. I talked to Lucas about the ruling…


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State lawmakers from Erie County meet monthly

   February 19, 2013 1:02 pm    0

The Erie County legislative delegation has vowed to meet monthly to discuss issues in their respective districts and to take turns hosting the sessions. On Monday,  state Rep. Greg Lucas, of Edinboro, R-5th Dist., had the honors as the group met at Crossroads Dinor in Edinboro. The word of the meeting comes from state Rep. Patrick Harkins, of Erie,…


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Erie-area state lawmakers get assignments

   January 17, 2013 11:14 am    0

More Pennsylvania House committee assignments are being finalized. State Rep. Flo Fabrizio, of Erie, D-2nd Dist., is the Democratic chairman of the Health Committee. He is also Democratic chairman of the Joint State Government Commission and Democratic deputy whip of the House. State Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, of Millcreek, D-3rd Dist., has been appointed to three…


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Lucas to hold campaign kickoff in Edinboro

   April 12, 2012 10:43 am    0

Greg Lucas, a Republican candidate for state House in the 5th Legislative District, will hold a campaign kickoff party tonight at the Edinboro Hotel, 100 Meadville St., Edinboro. The event will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Lucas is the Edinboro mayor, but he has been going door to door throughout the district and meeting…


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