Gergely appointed Democratic chairman of Labor and Industry Committee

HARRISBURG, Jan. 7 – State Rep. Marc Gergely, D-Allegheny, has been appointed to serve as the Democratic chairman of the House Labor and Industry Committee for the 2015-2016 legislative session and today issued the following statement:  

"It’s a tremendous honor to be chosen to help advance issues that will benefit Pennsylvania’s economy and help our work force across the state. I’m thankful to have been given this opportunity and I look forward to working towards bipartisan solutions to many of the issues currently facing our state.

"Since I was first elected, I’ve strived to bring economic development to the Mon Valley. We’ve seen some industry growth, but I look forward to advocating for policies that will create even more development and bring quality middle-class jobs back to our area."