Struzzi Quizzes PA State Police Concerning Background Checks

Mar. 01, 2022 / Embed

During a March 1, House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, state Rep. Jim Struzzi (R-Indiana) questioned representatives from the Pennsylvania State Police about the speed and efficiency of background checks for gun purchasers.

Struzzi Expresses Concerns for Staff at Correctional Facilities

Feb. 16, 2022 / Embed

State Rep. Jim Struzzi (R-Indiana) represents Pennsylvania's 62nd Legislative District, which includes the SEI Pine Grove correctional facility. During a Wednesday, Feb 16, House Appropriations Committee hearing, Struzzi asked Secretary of Corrections George Little about his concerns for the safety of the facility's correctional officers.

A New Day for PA Press Conference

Feb. 07, 2022 / Embed

A group of Republican lawmakers from the Southwestern region of Pennsylvania unveil a comprehensive agenda to move Pennsylvania forward, which will include policies focused on the economy, energy, healthcare, public safety and education.

Struzzi Testifies Before House Committee on Fentanyl Test Strip Legislation

Jan. 10, 2022 / Embed

On Monday, Jan. 11, state Rep. Jim Struzzi (R-Indiana) testified before the House Judiciary Committee on his legislation that would legalize fentanyl test strips for personal use only. Here are his opening comments.

Struzzi Supports Bill to End Private Funding of Elections

Nov. 08, 2021 / Embed

On Monday, Nov. 8, state Rep. Jim Struzzi (R-Indiana) testified before the House State Government Committee on House Bill 2044, his legislation that would private funding of elections in Pennsylvania.

Struzzi Questions PASSHE's Planned Request for Increased Funding

Oct. 27, 2021 / Embed

During a joint public hearing with the House Appropriations and Education Committees, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) Chancellor Daniel Greenstein announced a request for $550 million in state funding for the 2022-23 fiscal year will be made. During questioning, state Rep. Jim Struzzi (R-Indiana) asked him to break down what would be a $73 million increase over last year's appropriation for PASSHE.

Struzzi, House Committees Receive Updates on PASSHE Reorganization

Aug. 03, 2021 / Embed

On Tuesday, Aug. 3, I traveled to Harrisburg with the House Appropriations Committee for a public hearing on Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education’s (PASSHE) implementation plan for improvement of operations. Here is a recording of my exchange with Chancellor Daniel Greenstein.

Supporting a Responsible State Budget

Jun. 25, 2021 / Embed

PA State Rep. Jim Struzzi details his support of the 2021-22 PA Budget plan.

Struzzi Looks To Promote Entertainment Industry

May. 05, 2021 / Embed

Representative Jim Struzzi speaks of legislation that would provide grants to small businesses within the performing arts, spectator sports, amusement, gambling, and recreation industries.

Struzzi Legislation Honors Local Heroes

Mar. 17, 2021 / Embed

Two notable men with ties to Indiana County are a step closer to being honored through legislation I've authored. Here are my floor remarks made in between votes on House bills 56 and 57, both of which passed unanimously.