Budget Too Late, Too Much, Diamond Says

Jul. 11, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – The $47.6 billion budget passed today was negotiated behind closed doors by House Democrats, leaving GOP representatives in the dark and unsure why the majority party failed to meet its June 30 deadline, according to Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon).

Community Center Recipient of State Funding, Diamond Says

Jun. 14, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – A $250,000 grant awarded this week to the Lebanon County Redevelopment Authority will help to develop a community center benefiting those seeking social services in greater Palmyra, according to Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon).

Unclaimed Property Focus of Treasury Event

Mar. 05, 2024 /

JONESTOWN – Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon) will host Pennsylvania Treasury personnel at his office Thursday, March 21, to help residents of the 102nd District retrieve unclaimed property that may be due to them.

Fire, EMS Grants Awarded to Support First Responders

Feb. 15, 2024 /

Fire, EMS Grants Awarded to Support First Responders

HARRISBURG – More than $270,000 in grant money awarded this week in the 102nd District will support fire companies and emergency medical services as they address building projects, purchase or repair equipment, conduct training, or reduce existing debt, according to Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon).

Keep PA’s Election Primary Date

Oct. 02, 2023 /

Pennsylvania’s 2024 primary election is just around the corner, currently scheduled to occur on April 23. However, there are forces in the General Assembly seeking to reschedule it for an earlier date. These actions, at this point in time, are shortsighted and could cause even more damage to public trust in our electoral system.

Diamond Hosting Damaged Licensed Plate Event

Jul. 30, 2023 /

WHAT: State Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon) in partnership with the Pennsylvania State Police and Lebanon County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a free damaged license plate event.

Diamond Presents 2023 Lebanon Farm Queen with House Citation

Mar. 13, 2023 /

Diamond Presents 2023 Lebanon Farm Queen with House Citation

HARRISBURG - Rep. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon) presented Chloe Bomgardner of Lebanon County with a House citation at the 2023 Cornocopia event in the Capitol Rotunda in recognition of her being crowned the 2023 Pennsylvania Fair Queen.

Diamond Reappointed to PA Election Law Advisory Board

Feb. 13, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – State Representative Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon) has been reappointed as a designated member of the Joint State Government Commission’s Election Law Advisory Board by House Republican Leader Bryan Cutler.

Diamond, Ryan, Gebhard to Hold REAL ID Seminar in Lebanon

Jun. 21, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – State Reps. Russ Diamond (R-Lebanon), Frank Ryan (R-Lebanon) and Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-Dauphin/Lebanon/York), will hold a REAL ID seminar in Lebanon to inform constituents about the REAL ID law and the process for obtaining a REAL ID before next spring. Enforcement of the REAL ID Act will begin May 3, 2023.

Bringing Constitutional Amendment for Medical Freedom to a Vote

Apr. 25, 2022 /

WHAT: Press conference on support for ushering House Bill 2013 through the House and Senate. House Bill 2013 would establish medical freedom as a fundamental individual right in Pennsylvania and prohibit discrimination based on the exercise of that right.