Sep. 22, 2020

WHAT: As Pennsylvania’s economy is slowly recovering and additional economic solutions are being sought, the House and Senate Majority Policy committees, along with Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne), will hold a joint hearing with area industrial and union leaders to discuss the economic impact and benefits of the Local Resource Manufacturing Tax Credit.

WHO: Kaufer; Rep. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter), chairman of the House Majority Policy Committee; members of the House Majority Policy Committee; Sen. David Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), chairman of the Senate Majority Policy Committee; members of the Senate Majority Policy Committee; Perry Babb, CEO, KeyState Natural Gas Synthesis; Tom Gellrich, president, Topline Analytics; Abby Foster, president, Pennsylvania Chemical Industry Council; Warren Faust, president, Northeastern Pennsylvania Building and Construction Trades Council; Martin Williams, national coordinator of state legislative affairs, International Brotherhood of Boilermakers; and Carl Marrara, vice president of government affairs, Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association.

WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 24, beginning at 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: The Friedman Jewish Community Center, 613 S.J. Strauss Lane, Kingston.

LIVESTREAMING: This hearing can be viewed live at

Media contacts: Abby Krueger, 717.260.6617,
Patti Hippler, 717.772.9846,