Challenging State Statutes

Oct. 06, 2021 / Embed

Rep. Torren Ecker discusses his House Bill 1196 to grant either the House of Representatives or the Senate, or both, the ability to participate as parties in lawsuits in challenging the constitutionality of a state statute.

Work Permits for Minors

Oct. 06, 2021 / Embed

Rep. Torren Ecker discusses his House Bill 1829 to end an in-person signature verification process for teenagers to receive a work permit.

Work Permits for Minors

Sep. 29, 2021 / Embed

Representative Torren Ecker is introducing legislation that would amend the Child Labor Act to permanently suspend the requirement for minors seeking a work permit to sign the permit in the presence of the issuing officer.

Efforts of Expanding Ag Education

Aug. 17, 2021 / Embed

During the Majority Policy Committee hearing in Williamsport, Rep. Torren Ecker asked a Pennsylvania College of Technology official about its efforts to expand agricultural education.

Ecker Talks of Responsible Budget

Jun. 25, 2021 / Embed

Rep. Torren Ecker comments on the 2021-22 budget adopted in June.

Ecker's Opening Prayer

Jun. 14, 2021 / Embed

Representative Torren Ecker offers the session day opening prayer.

Ecker Comments on Pennsylvania's Agriculture Industry

Jun. 02, 2021 / Embed

During Labor and Industry hearings on employment and unemployment, Representative Torren Ecker questions a panel concerning the future of workforce development.

Rep. Ecker Tours Cambria County Businesses

May. 26, 2021 / Embed

Rep. Torren Ecker, along with the PA House GOP Policy Committee, recently toured various companies in Cambria County. They learned about what each companies produces, their employees and how they were affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic this past year.

Streamlining Gun Regulations

May. 25, 2021 / Embed

Representative Torren Ecker speaks about bringing uniformity to Pennsylvania's gun laws.

Ecker Question From Labor and Industry

May. 24, 2021 / Embed

Representative Torren Ecker questions testifiers concerning regional numbers of people who are able to return to work post Covid.