Gebhard Initiative Implemented in Pro-Growth Budget
July 11, 2024

Gebhard Initiative Implemented in Pro-Growth Budget

The Senate approved a fiscally responsible 2024-25 state budget today that expands opportunities for educational choice and methods to grow our economy and strengthen our local communities while continuing to respect the taxpayers, according to Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48). “While I am disappointed that my proposal, which passed the Senate in a bipartisan vote of 36-14 but fell on deaf ears in t  [Read More]

Senate Passes Gebhard Bill Naming New Bridge After Public Servant
July 9, 2024

Senate Passes Gebhard Bill Naming New Bridge After Public Servant

The Senate approved legislation to name a new bridge in honor of the late Sen. David J. Arnold Jr., according to Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48), who authored the legislative language making the designation possible.  [Read More]

Gebhard Bill Benefitting Police Officers Passes Senate
July 1, 2024

Gebhard Bill Benefitting Police Officers Passes Senate

The Senate unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48) to allow Fort Indiantown Gap police officers to be Act 120 certified under the Municipal Police Officers’ Education and Training Commission (MPOETC).  [Read More]

Gebhard Bill Providing Support to Military Community Passes Senate
June 26, 2024

Gebhard Bill Providing Support to Military Community Passes Senate

The Senate unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48) to improve the quality of life for service members, veterans and their families by creating and funding the Service Member Veterans and Their Families Fund (SMVF Fund).  [Read More]

Gebhard Invites Residents to License Plate Replacement Event on July 9
June 17, 2024

Gebhard Invites Residents to License Plate Replacement Event on July 9

Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48) is inviting residents with hard-to-read license plates to obtain a free, new one at his license plate replacement event on Tuesday, July 9, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Lebanon Valley Exposition Center and Fairgrounds, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon.  [Read More]

Reading Airport Receives $1.5 Million Grant, Gebhard Says
May 31, 2024

Reading Airport Receives $1.5 Million Grant, Gebhard Says

The Reading Regional/Carl A. Spaatz Field Airport will receive $1.5 million of state funds to construct a hangar and office building for the fixed based operator at the airport, according to Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48).  [Read More]

Bipartisan Measure Prohibiting AI Interference in Elections Introduced by Pennycuick, Gebhard, Dillon, Kane
May 21, 2024

Bipartisan Measure Prohibiting AI Interference in Elections Introduced by Pennycuick, Gebhard, Dillon, Kane

Sen. Tracy Pennycuick (R-24), Sen. Jimmy Dillon (D-5), Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48) and Sen. John Kane (D-9) today introduced legislation prohibiting the use of generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) to fraudulently misrepresent an election candidate in Pennsylvania.  [Read More]

Gebhard Bill Making Historic Tax Cuts Passes Senate
May 8, 2024

Gebhard Bill Making Historic Tax Cuts Passes Senate

Working families, job creators and energy consumers in Pennsylvania would see their taxes reduced by approximately $3 billion a year under a bill approved by the Senate 36-14 yesterday, said Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48).  [Read More]

Gebhard: More Than $3 Million to Improve Pedestrian Safety in Lebanon County
April 26, 2024

Gebhard: More Than $3 Million to Improve Pedestrian Safety in Lebanon County

Lebanon County will receive more than $3 million to improve pedestrian access to trails and crosswalks so pedestrians and bicyclists can travel more safely, according to Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48).  [Read More]

Gebhard Announces Nearly $9.5 Million in Grants to Improve Access to High-Speed Internet
April 19, 2024

Gebhard Announces Nearly $9.5 Million in Grants to Improve Access to High-Speed Internet

The Pennsylvania Broadband Development Authority (PBDA) announced that the 48th Senatorial District is being awarded nearly $9.5 million to increase access to reliable, high-speed internet, according to Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48).  [Read More]

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