Maintaining Creeks and Preventing Floods

Dec. 06, 2021 / Embed

On Dec. 6, I joined my colleagues in the House Majority Policy Committee for a hearing in Wellsboro on maintaining creeks and preventing floods. From streamlining permitting from the DEP to the need for more funding, we learned about the critical issues currently impacting the Commonwealth. I asked multiple questions at the hearing in order to get as many answers on how we can help.

Kail Speaks In Favor Of School Choice

Oct. 25, 2021 / Embed

Today (Oct. 25), I had the opportunity to speak at the rally for school choice. As the very first co-sponsor of House Bill 1, we must put our children in a position to succeed. This is a tremendous bill that focuses on our students.

Kail Disapproves of RGGI Initiative

Sep. 02, 2021 / Embed

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) is a job-killing action that will negatively impact the economy. Watch my remarks from today's (Sept. 2) Environmental Resources and Energy Committee Meeting on why RGGI is a disservice to Pennsylvania.

Kail Bill Makes For Better Business Environment

Jul. 28, 2021 / Embed

At Today’s House Majority Policy Committee Hearing, my bill (House Bill 600) was mentioned as one example of how Pennsylvania would become an attractive place for businesses. I would like to thank Jen Beer, vice president of government affairs with the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, for voicing your support for my legislation. I will continue to fight for businesses because thriving businesses help the PA economy reach its peak.

Kail Issues Remarks Concerning C02 and Climate Change

Jun. 24, 2021 / Embed

During a public hearing of the Environmental Resources and Energy Committee about Governor Wolf's proposed RGGI initiative, Representative Josh Kail comments on his opposition to the proposal.

Transparent Framework for DEP Permit Decisions

Jun. 23, 2021 / Embed

During a recent ERE Committee meeting, State Representative Joshua Kail argues for support of HB 604, a bill to establish a permitting framework at the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to ensure that decisions on permits are rendered reliably and in a timely manner.

Tracking Covid Vaccines

May. 05, 2021 / Embed

Representative Joshua Kail explains Amendment 924. The amendment will convey guidelines as to updating vaccine information.

Kail Hopes To Avoid Permitting Delays

May. 04, 2021 / Embed

Hoping to remove obstacles of the permitting process, Representative Joahua Kail argues for passage of HB 139, a bill that will undo unreasonable delays and uncertainty often involved in the permitting process.

Kail Explains Ballot Questions

Apr. 21, 2021 / Embed

State Rep. Josh Kail explains the two questions regarding emergency disaster declarations that will be upon the May 18, 2021 primary election ballots.

Helping Small Business Rebound From Covid

Mar. 26, 2021 / Embed

Representative Josh Kail comments on HB 605; a bill that will help deter frivolous lawsuits vs a small business that cannot be proven with legitimate evidence at trial, but will still cause significant financial strain to the defendant.