Central Pennsylvania Lawmakers Stand Up For Taxpayers. Gov. Wolf seeks new taxes – including an income tax, attacking back pay
WHAT: A news conference to discuss Gov. Tom Wolf’s 2016-17 budget proposal, along with its expected impact on constituents and local small businesses. The lawmakers will reiterate their opposition to the governor’s $3.6 billion increase in new taxes. This would be on top of a 5.8 percent tax increase for the current fiscal year. A local business leader will also speak.

WHO: Reps. Greg Rothman (R-Cumberland), Stan Saylor (R-York), Sue Helm (R-Dauphin/Lebanon), Kate Klunk (R-York), Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon), Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) and Will Tallman (R-Adams/Cumberland); along with Dale Kaplan, owner-operator, Kaplan’s Careful Cleaners.

WHEN: Friday, March 4, at 11 a.m.

WHERE: Kaplan’s Careful Cleaners headquarters, 3607 Market St., Camp Hill.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The news conference will be streamed at RepRothman.com, RepSaylor.com, RepHelm.com, RepKlunk.com, RepDiamond.com, RepKristin.com and RepWillTallman.com.

Media contact: Tom Pyne, 717772-2059, tpyne@pahousegop.com or Rick Leiner, 717.260.6437, rleiner@pahousegop.com.