Safety and Reinvigorating PA's Economy Can Both Be Achieved in Balance

During debate in the House chamber, PA State Rep. Matt Gabler speaks in favor of legislation to allow more businesses to safely open as the COVID-19 pandemic presses on.

Bringing Transparency to the Process

PA State Rep. Matt Gabler discusses how it's necessary to find a way to bring transparency to the waiver process that is defining what businesses can open in PA during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Gabler Endorses Job-Creating Legislation

Following a news conference to discuss House Bill 1100, state Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) spoke about this key piece of job-creating legislation and why it would benefit the counties he represents.

Gabler Interrogates Human Services Secretary About TANF Benefits Program

TANF, which stands for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, is a time limited program that assists families with children when the parents or other responsible relatives cannot provide for the family's basic needs. During a Match 4 House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) asked Department of Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller to explain some specifics of the program.

Gabler Questions Job Loss from Minimum Wage Hike

During a March 4 House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, state Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) questioned representatives from the Department of Revenue about Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed minimum wage increase equating to a loss of jobs in PA.

Gabler Discusses School Choice With Education Secretary

During a March 2 House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, state Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) questioned Department of Education Secretary Pedro Rivera about school choice in PA, as well as other funding priorities in Gov. Tom Wolf’s 2020-21 budget proposal.

Gabler, State Fire Commissioner Discuss Fundraising, Online Training

Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) is a longtime advocate of the needs of emergency responders in rural communities. During a Feb. 26 House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, he asked State Fire Commissioner Bruce Trego to comment on the current situation with fundraising, as well as efforts to create online training for volunteer firefighters.

Gabler Goes to Bat for Agriculture During Budget Hearings

Gov. Tom Wolf’s 2020-21 budget proposal includes eliminating funding for a series of key Department of Agriculture line items. During a Feb. 26 House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) asked Department Secretary Russell Redding for his thoughts on the governor’s spending plan.

Gabler Questions Status of Key Economic Bill

During a Feb. 26 House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) questioned Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin about the Wolf administration’s opinion of a key tax credit bill that would spur economic development in Pennsylvania.

Gabler Cites Repetition of Services in Department of Health

During a Feb. 24 House Appropriations Committee budget hearing, Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) questioned representatives from the Department of Health about a possible waste of taxpayer dollars through a repetition of services.