Category Archives: Todd Platts

Former Democratic opponent of Todd Platts reflects on losing to him twice

Mike Argento was reporting on primary day. Here’s an anecdote from him: I ran into Phil Avillo on primary day. Avillo, a York College professor and decorated Marine vet of Vietnam, was working the polls for Ellen Freireich in her … Continue reading

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Check out live coverage of interview with Michael Flannelly and Todd Platts

The York Daily Record/Sunday News editorial board will interview Michael Flannelly and Todd Platts at 3 p.m. today. We will have live coverage. The York County Court of Common Pleas has one official vacancy for the upcoming election, even though … Continue reading

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Todd Platts’ statement on fiscal cliff agreement

U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County, voted in favor of the so-called “fiscal cliff” compromise, along with other members of the Pennsylvania delegation. Platts called called it an “important first step.” Here’s his full statement: “The passage of ‘The American … Continue reading

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Todd Platts’ full statement on Newtown, Conn., shootings

I have a story online about some of the solutions to gun violence lawmakers are considering and debating. Below, the full statement from U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County: “As parents, Leslie and I share the overwhelming anguish and heartache that … Continue reading

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Platts to be commencement speaker at Penn State York fall commencement

U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County, will be the commencement speaker at Penn State York’s 12th annual fall commencement Dec. 21, according to a news release. The event will take place at 6 p.m. in the Pullo Family Performing Arts … Continue reading

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Todd Platts’ final hearing as subcomittee chairman set for this morning

The hearing is set to begin in a few minutes. Full release, after the jump:

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Check out this photo of Todd Platts in the Oval Office

Photo from Tuesday’s signing of the Whistleblower Protection and Enhancement Act, legislation that U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County, has been pushing for eight years.

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Barack Obama signs whistleblower bill backed by Todd Platts into law

President Barack Obama today signed into law the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act – a measure that U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County, and others have been working on for eight years, according to a news release. The law increase protections … Continue reading

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Not sure who to vote for in 4th Congressional race? Try our quiz

Four candidates will be on the ballot Nov. 6 to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County: Libertarian Mike Koffenberger of Hopewell Township, Democrat Harry Perkinson of York Township, Republican Scott Perry of Carroll Township and Independent Wayne Wolff … Continue reading

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Who do you agree with on the abortion issue? Take our poll.

poll by twiigs.com Republican Scott Perry, Democrat Harry Perkinson and Libertarian Mike Koffenberger in separate interviews Monday all criticized U.S. Rep. Todd Akin’s comments about conception being rare in cases of “legitimate rape.” All three are running to replace retiring … Continue reading

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