Meet Rep. Lou Schmitt

State Rep. Lou Schmitt represents the 79th Legislative District in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, serving parts of Blair County.

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The 79th Legislative District consists of part of BLAIR County consisting of the CITY of Altoona and the TOWNSHIPS of Allegheny and Logan and the BOROUGH of Tunnelhill (Blair County Portion).

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Schmitt Issues Statement on Disaster Budget

Jul. 11, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – In response to passage of a state budget that sets a new record for government spending in Pennsylvania, Rep. Lou Schmitt (R-Altoona), who serves on the House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement:

Schmitt Introduces Bill to Protect Seniors

May. 22, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – With six local Area Agency on Aging (AAA) in Pennsylvania not meeting state requirements, Rep. Lou Schmitt (R-Altoona) introduced legislation today to require the state Department of Aging to make public all non-compliant AAAs and action plans to correct issues.

Schmitt Bill to Hold Shepherds of Taxpayer Dollars Accountable

Apr. 10, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – Senior citizens across the Commonwealth rely on their local Area Agency on Aging (AAA) for various services, yet 13% of the state’s 52 AAAs are not meeting state requirements. To ensure the public knows the status of their local AAA, Rep. Lou Schmitt (R-Altoona) will soon introduce a bill to require the Department of Aging to display a non-compliant AAA list and corrective action plans on its website.

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