Kaufer Announces He Will Not Seek Reelection

Jan. 16, 2024 /

LUZERNE – State Representative Aaron Kaufer announced today that he will be hanging up his orange tie and will not seek reelection to the state House. Kaufer has served the residents of the 120th District since taking office in 2015.

Mobile Veterans Center to Visit Dallas Jan. 19, Say Cabell, Kaufer, Baker

Jan. 09, 2024 /

Mobile Veterans Center to Visit Dallas Jan. 19, Say Cabell, Kaufer, Baker

DALLAS – Reps. Mike Cabell (R-Luzerne) and Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) along with Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20) announced the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Mobile Veterans Center (MVC), which provides free outreach and counseling services to veterans and their families, is scheduled to visit Dallas on Friday, Jan. 19.

House Republican Members Announce Upcoming Legislative Package to Combat Antisemitism in Education

Dec. 11, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Recognizing the rise in antisemitism in Pennsylvania and recognizing more needs to be done in Pennsylvania’s education system following congressional testimony by former University of Pennsylvania President Liz Magill, several House Republicans Monday announced an upcoming package of legislation aimed at combatting antisemitism in Pennsylvania’s education system.

Kaufer to Host Community e-Recycling Event Oct. 26 in Forty Fort

Oct. 03, 2023 /

LUZERNE – Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) will once again co-host a Community e-Recycling Event on Thursday, Oct. 26, from 3-6 p.m., at the soccer fields in the Luzerne County Sports Complex on Camryn Way in Forty Fort. This event is being hosted by Kaufer and West Side Council of Governments.

Baker, Kaufer Celebrate Digital Opportunities in Luzerne County

May. 17, 2023 /

KINGSTON - Sen. Lisa Baker (R-Luzerne/Pike/Susquehanna/Wayne/Wyoming) and Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) today officially welcomed Compass of Northeastern Pennsylvania (Compass of NEPA) to the area during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their headquarters on Wyoming Avenue in Kingston.

Kaufer to Host Community Shredding Day on May 13

May. 02, 2023 /

LUZERNE – In an effort to help local residents protect themselves against identity theft, state Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) will host a Shredding Day for residents of the 120th Legislative District on Saturday, May 13, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the West Side Career and Technical Center, where residents can easily dispose of documents and mail with personal and sensitive information.

Cabell, Kaufer to Co-Host Free Concealed Carry Seminar April 20

Mar. 09, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – To help residents better understand Pennsylvania’s firearms laws and how to be more responsible gun owners, Reps. Mike Cabell (R-Sugarloaf) and Aaron Kaufer (R-Kingston) will co-host a free Concealed Carry Seminar on Thursday, April 20, from 6-8 p.m. at Back Mountain Regional EMA, 3593 State Route 118 in Lehman Township. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Kaufer Shares Thoughts about Shapiro Budget Plan

Mar. 07, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) today attended a joint session of the General Assembly during which Gov. Josh Shapiro presented his state budget proposal for the 2023-24 fiscal year. Kaufer issued the following statement in response to the governor’s $45.8 billion spending plan:

Kaufer, Ryncavage Applaud PUC’s Decision to Investigate Utility Rate Increase

Mar. 02, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – With the price of utility payments on the rise, and families battling the surging costs of running their households, Reps. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) and Alec Ryncavage (R-Luzerne) are commending the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission’s (PUC) decision to investigate a rate increase request filed by UGI Utilities Inc. – Electric Division (UGI Electric).

Kaufer Offers Assistance to Veterans

Feb. 16, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) is announcing the following opportunity to assist veterans at his district office, located at 161 Main St., Luzerne.