May

09

2018

May 09, 2018

The Wall That Heals – Opening Ceremony [Read More]

May

07

2018

May 07, 2018

Senator Don White’s bill expanding the legal standing for third-party individuals seeking to gain custody in cases where no biological or adoptive parent has care and control of the child was recently signed into law. Listen [Read More]

May

01

2018

May 01, 2018

Today, approximately 100 Boy Scouts and leaders from across the Commonwealth gathered at the state Capitol Building to mark the first annual Boy Scout Day at the Capitol. [Read More]

Apr

30

2018

April 30, 2018

Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr., (R-Blair) led a joint hearing of the Senate and House Education Committees today to closely examine a troubling new report on the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). [Read More]

Apr

25

2018

April 25, 2018

The Senate passed legislation today that would help generate private donations to support pediatric cancer research, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Scott Martin (R-13). Listen [Read More]

Apr

25

2018

April 25, 2018

The Pennsylvania Senate today unanimously approved legislation that would create a statewide review committee to identify and investigate pregnancy-related deaths among expectant and new mothers, according to Senators Lisa Baker (R-20) and Judy Schwank (D-11), who strongly supported the measure. Listen [Read More]

Apr

24

2018

April 24, 2018

Bipartisan legislation introduced by Senators Pat Browne (R-16), Vincent J. Hughes (D-7) and Scott Martin (R-13) to help reduce school violence by creating a new school threat monitoring system unanimously passed the Senate Education Committee today (April 24). Listen [Read More]

Apr

23

2018

April 23, 2018

Standing with taxpayers from across Pennsylvania, Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) today announced legislation to eliminate residential school property taxes through the state’s existing homestead exclusion program. [Read More]

Apr

20

2018

April 20, 2018

Senate Judiciary Committee | April 24, 2018 | 11:30 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B |   [Read More]

Apr

20

2018

April 20, 2018

Senate Transportation Committee | April 25, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |   [Read More]