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Meet Pa. House Speaker Bryan Cutler: A farmer, a triathlete, a leader who never forgets his mistakes

Bryan Cutler sat down last week with PennLive to talk about his role, the issues that lie ahead for the remainder of the session, and the tenets by which he lives.

By Jan Murphy/PennLive

Lancaster County Rep. Bryan Cutler elected speaker of Pa. House of Representatives

Cutler served as majority whip from 2014 to 2018, when he was elected majority leader, in the fastest rise to that post in over half a century.

By Jan Murphy/PennLive

Pa. House Speaker Mike Turzai expected to resign before the end of his term, sources say

It's not clear exactly when Turzai will depart, though he’s expected to outline a timetable Wednesday.
By Jan Murphy/PennLive and Cynthia Fernandez/Spotlight PA