Previous Emails from Rep. Valerie Gaydos 2020 12/18 COVID-19 Vaccine Arrives in PA Dozens of the Commonwealth’s hospitals have received or will soon receive doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. 12/11 2020 Election Update While challenges to the conduct of the state’s Nov. 3 General Election continue to play out in the courts, Rep. Gaydos along with her House and Senate colleagues are pledging to work quickly to restore public confidence in the process. 12/3 Election Update 12/2 Election Audits to Ensure Transparency and Accountability The above graphics report on the 2020 election cycle. It offers details on the background, Pennsylvania election laws, recent changes, Department of State directives and related litigation, all of which impacted the 2020 election. It is my hope that it serves as a tool to review this election, so we are better prepared to further address elections head on during the next legislative session. 11/23 Gaydos Votes in Favor of State Budget Bill Rep. Gaydos voted with a majority of her House colleagues to advance a responsible, $32.1 billion budget. 11/16 New Program to Support PA Veterans Our veterans have sacrificed so much for us and for our country. As a Commonwealth, we have a responsibility to honor them and support them in any way we can. 11/6 Thanking Our Veterans This Wednesday, Nov. 11, is Veterans Day. While ceremonies may be limited due to the ongoing pandemic, our thanks and appreciation for the men and women who have served our country is as strong as ever. 11/2 House Sends to Governor Retirement Systems Improvement Bill Recently, Rep. Gaydos and a majority of her House colleagues voted to approve legislation to reform and secure Pennsylvania’s pension systems. House Bill 1961 is now with the governor awaiting his signature. 10/26 Gaydos Announces Positive Economic News in Our Area Rep. Gaydos would like to share some great news about economic development in our area that will benefit the entire Southwestern Pennsylvania region. 10/19 Gaydos Shares Important Election Ballot News Allegheny County voters can now search to see if they are on the list of voters who received incorrect ballots. 10/12 COVID-19 Effects on Health Care Delivery Recently, House Resolution 1032 passed the House State Government Committee and now moves to the full House for consideration. The resolution would form a House Select Committee on Election Integrity to review the conduct of the 2020 Election to inform future legislation. 10/5 Gaydos Co-Sponsors Legislation to Help Disabled Workers People with disabilities, like anyone else, deserve the opportunity to work to their full potential. Unfortunately, private pay insurance does not offer services like home and community-based services--such as nursing care that many individuals with disabilities rely on every day to live.