Armanini Environmental Clean-Up Legislation Becomes Law

Jul. 08, 2022 /

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania has more than 200,000 abandoned oil and gas wells, and legislation authored by state Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) which would address that problem has been signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf.

Armanini to Co-Host License Plate Replacement Event

Jun. 22, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Elk/Clearfield) is partnering with the Ridgway Police and Fire departments to help constituents with free replacement of license plates that have become difficult to read.

House Committee Advances Armanini Environment-Related Bills

May. 26, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – An eight-bill package of legislation designed to help municipalities maintain local waterways has been passed by the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee. Included in the package is House Bill 2408, legislation authored by state Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) which passed predominately on a party-line vote.

Policy Committee Hears Importance of Forestry in Pennsylvania

Apr. 20, 2022 /

ST. MARYS – As the ninth largest industry in Pennsylvania, forestry contributes $22 billion in direct impact to the state’s economy, the House Majority Policy Committee learned during a hearing held in St. Marys today on issues facing the hardwood forestry industry. The hearing was co-hosted by Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) and Rep. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter), chairman of the committee.

Sankey, Armanini Applaud Court Decision on Wolf Climate Initiative

Apr. 06, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – State Reps. Tommy Sankey (R-Clearfield/Cambria) and Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) are praising a Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania decision that stalls Gov. Tom Wolf’s one-man campaign to enroll the state in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).

Armanini Recognizes St Marys Swimmer

Mar. 31, 2022 /

Armanini Recognizes St Marys Swimmer

On Thursday, state Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) presented a House citation to Madeline Lanzel of St. Marys, who recently won four state titles at the 2022 Pennsylvania State YMCA Championship in York as a member of the Ridgway YMCA Blue Tide.

Armanini Proposal Cuts Red Tape in Stream Maintenance Efforts

Mar. 28, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) is part of a legislative effort to confront the difficulty faced by local municipalities when attempting to maintain waterways in their jurisdiction and address the threat of flooding.

Armanini, Sankey Vote to Stop Statewide Bridge Tolling Effort

Nov. 16, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation that would shut down the current plan to toll nine bridges around Pennsylvania, including four on Interstate 80, drew support from state Reps. Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) and Tommy Sankey (R-Clearfield/Cambria). Senate Bill 382, authored by state Sen. Wayne Langerholc (R-35), passed with bipartisan support and now returns to the Senate for concurrence after being amended in the House.

Sankey, Armanini Release Statement on Passage of Anti-RGGI Resolution

Nov. 09, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – State Reps. Tommy Sankey (R-Clearfield/Cambria) and Mike Armanini (R-Clearfield/Elk) issued a statement in reaction to Monday’s vote by the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee on a concurrent resolution that disapproves of the Environmental Quality Board’s support for Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to enroll Pennsylvania in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), which would place a carbon tax on existing coal-fired and natural gas-fired electric providers: