Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf will present his proposal for a new spending plan for the 2019-2020 fiscal year.

Rep. Matt Gabler, a Republican serving Clearfield and Elk Counties, says this proposal is the first step in, hopefully, finding some common ground.

Listen to the full interview with Rep. Gabler about this issue and many more.

Topics discussed: Rep. Gabler‘s bill to enable equal ballot access for school director candidates approved by the House State Government Committee; Governor’s budget address coming up, as a new member of the House Appropriations Committee Rep. Gabler is looking forward to in-depth budget hearings; Property Tax Rent Rebate Program applications now available at additional locations in the 75th legislative district.

Gov. Wolf says he’ll be asking lawmakers to approve a severance tax on Marcellus Shale natural gas production, which would finance a multibillion-dollar plan for an assortment of projects, including controlling floodwaters and fighting blight.