Aug. 24, 2021

WHAT: Rep. Frank Ryan (R-Lebanon) and the House Majority Policy Committee, will hold a public hearing next week in Lebanon to take testimony from Pennsylvania’s leading proponents and opponents of property tax elimination. Ryan has long supported property tax elimination and believes it would be advantageous for his constituents, but it is a complex issue across the Commonwealth. The hearing will provide the committee and public with a deeper understanding of these complexities.

WHO: Ryan and other members of the committee; Matt Knittel, director, PA Independent Fiscal Office; John Callahan, chief advocacy officer, PA School Boards Association; Dr. Andrew Armagost, director of advocacy and analytics, PA Association of School Business Officials; William Johnston-Walsh, state director, PA ARRP; Ron Boltz, president, PA Liberty Alliance; and Jim Rodkey, founder, PA Property Rights Association.

WHEN: Monday, Aug. 30, at 1 p.m.

WHERE: Lebanon Valley Exposition Center and Fairgrounds, Center Hall, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon.


Media contact: Donna Pinkham, 717.260.6452,