Let Our Student Athletes Play

Aug. 11, 2020 / Embed

Rep. Jim Rigby participates in a press conference unveiling two pieces of legislation that will impact sports, extracurricular activities and educational opportunities for students during the upcoming 2020-21 school year.

Rigby Discusses Moving the Primary, Other COVID-19 Issues in PA

Mar. 24, 2020 / Embed

State Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Johnstown) was asked about the process being made in moving the April 28 Primary Election dude to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rep. Rigby Interview on Minimum Wage

Feb. 03, 2020 / Embed

In advance of Gov. Tom Wolf’s Feb. 4 budget address, state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Johnstown) offered his thoughts on the governor’s already-announced proposal to raise Pennsylvania’s minimum wage.

Rep. Rigby Human Trafficking Post Press Event Package

Jan. 24, 2020 / Embed

Rep. Jim Rigby joined fellow lawmakers in voting for more than a half dozen measures to combat the scourge of human trafficking in our Commonwealth. He also joined a press conference raising awareness of the issue. Please take a moment to watch the video and learn more about how you can help.

Rep. Rigby interview on Human Trafficking Legislation

Jan. 22, 2020 / Embed

State Rep. Jim Rigby comments on Senate Bill 60, a bill that will sharply increase penalties for those who traffic victims and solicit those victims and will be regarded as a first-degree felony under. The new laws would also sharply increase prison sentences to a minimum of 40 years for offenders if a victim of sexual servitude is a minor.

Rep. Rigby's Remarks on House Resolution 623

Dec. 18, 2019 / Embed

Rep. Jim Rigby Honors Michael Strank, a United States Marine Corps Sergeant who was killed in action during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II. He was one of the six flag-raisers who helped raise the second U.S. flag atop Mount Suribachi on February 23, 1945 as shown in the iconic photograph Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima.

Rep. Rigby Helpers & Heroes Accomplishments

Nov. 01, 2019 / Embed

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives recently passed several bills aimed at addressing the crisis facing police, EMS, and other first responders. Rep. Jim Rigby comments on why taking action for our helpers and heroes is so important for our communities.

Rep. Rigby's Interview On Helpers and Heroes Legislation

Oct. 30, 2019 / Embed

Rep. Jim Rigby details important steps that the PA House of Representatives is taking to help recruit, retain, and respect our Helpers and Heroes the first responders who serve Pennsylvania’s communities.

Rep. Rigby learns what it takes to be a modern day First Responder

Oct. 17, 2019 / Embed

The Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee recently participated in fire and EMS training in Pittsburgh. They participated in ladder drills, CPR training and fire fighting in order to get a first-hand glimpse into the lives of our emergency responders.

Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness

Sep. 05, 2019 / Embed

Public hearing on College Tuition Credits and Loan Forgiveness for Emergency Responders.