Mackenzie: State Budget Benefits Families and Small Businesses, Protects Taxpayers

Jul. 08, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh) joined a bipartisan majority of his House colleagues in passing the 2022-23 state budget bill this week. The $42.8 billion spending plan increases education funding to an all-time high while making a sizable deposit into Pennsylvania’s Rainy Day Fund without raising taxes.

Veterans Assistance Appointments Available for April, Says Mackenzie

Mar. 31, 2022 /

MACUNGIE – Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R- Berks/Lehigh) announces veterans assistance appointments are currently available on Friday, April 8, in his district office located at the Lower Macungie Township Administration Building, 3402 Brookside Road. Mackenzie offers this free service on the second Friday of each month.

Mackenzie Announces Funding Support for First Responders

Feb. 14, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Fourteen fire and emergency medical services (EMS) organizations that serve the 134th Legislative District were awarded nearly $174,000 in funding support through the 2021-22 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program, Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh) announced today.

Mackenzie Announces Veterans Assistance Appointments for January

Dec. 17, 2021 /

MACUNGIE – Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R- Berks/Lehigh) announces veterans assistance appointments are available on Friday, Jan. 14, in his district office located at the Lower Macungie Township Administration Building, 3402 Brookside Road. Mackenzie offers this free service on the second Friday of each month.

Mackenzie Leads Hearing on Congressional Term Limits

Nov. 17, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Acting in his capacity as majority chairman of the House State Government Subcommittee on Campaign Finance and Elections, Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh) last week led a hearing at the state Capitol on the topic of congressional term limits.

Mackenzie’s ‘Mugshot Website’ Bill Gains House Approval

Nov. 08, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh), that would make it a crime in Pennsylvania to publish or disseminate booking photographs or mugshots for commercial use, passed overwhelmingly in the House of Representatives today. House Bill 1736 will next be considered by the Senate.

Mackenzie to Lead Hearing on Congressional Term Limits Tuesday

Nov. 08, 2021 /

WHAT: Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh), majority chairman of the House State Government Subcommittee on Campaign Finance and Elections, will lead a hearing on the topic of Congressional term limits. Establishing term limits for elected members of Congress would require a constitutional amendment, which could be enacted through a constitutional convention called for under Article V of the U.S. Constitution. Recent polls show an overwhelming majority of voters support term limits for U.S. senators and representatives.

American Flag Drop-Off Box Now at Rep. Ryan Mackenzie’s Office

Oct. 27, 2021 /

My district office will now accept old or unused American flags for proper and respectful disposal. As Veterans Day is rapidly approaching, it is important to remember all the brave men and women who have sacrificed so much for our country, and it is important that we respect the American flag in their honor.

Mackenzie Announces Veterans Assistance Appointments

Oct. 08, 2021 /

MACUNGIE – Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R- Berks/Lehigh) announces veterans assistance appointments are now available on the second Friday of each month, in his district office located at the Lower Macungie Township Administration Building, 3402 Brookside Road.

Mackenzie to Host Monthly Senior Day on Oct. 15

Oct. 05, 2021 /

MACUNGIE – Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh) today announced his district office in the Lower Macungie Township Administration Building will be hosting a Senior Day on Friday, Oct. 15. Mackenzie offers the free service on the third Friday of every month, by appointment only.

Mackenzie, Browne, Lower Macungie Township to Hold Paper Shredding Event on Oct. 23

Sep. 23, 2021 /

MACUNGIE – In an ongoing effort to help residents combat identity theft, Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (Lehigh/Berks), along with Sen. Pat Browne (R-16), and Lower Macungie Township, are co-hosting a paper shredding event on Saturday, Oct. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The free service will be available in the parking lot of Mackenzie’s district office located at the Lower Macungie Township Complex, 3402 Brookside Road in Macungie.

Mackenzie Leads Hearing on Ballot Order Selection

Sep. 14, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – To ensure elections are conducted in a fair manner, Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R- Berks/Lehigh), chairman of the House State Government Subcommittee on Campaign Finance and Elections, today led a hearing at the state Capitol on ballot order selection and randomization.

Mackenzie Leads Hearing on Lobbying Reform Bills

Sep. 14, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – In his capacity as chairman of the House State Government Subcommittee on Campaign Finance and Elections, Rep. Ryan Mackenzie (R-Berks/Lehigh) today led a hearing at the state Capitol that focused on lobbying reform legislation introduced earlier this year in the House of Representatives. The 12 bills would increase openness and transparency in the lobbying process, limit the influence of professional lobbyists, and hold lobbyists to a higher standard of ethical conduct.