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Jun

05

2020

June 05, 2020

Senate Transportation Committee | June 9, 2020 | 1:15 p.m. (Time Approx,) | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) | Watch Live   [Read More]

Jun

05

2020

June 05, 2020

Senate Local Government Committee | June 8, 2020 | 12 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) Watch Live   [Read More]

Jun

05

2020

June 05, 2020

Senate Finance Committee | June 8, 2020 | Approx 1:15 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) Watch Live   [Read More]

Jun

05

2020

June 05, 2020

Senate Rules and Executive Nominations Committee | June 8, 2020 | Approx 1:30 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) Watch Live   [Read More]

Jun

05

2020

June 05, 2020

Senate State Government Committee | June 8, 2020 | Approx 1:45 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) Watch Live   [Read More]

Jun

05

2020

June 05, 2020

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee | June 8, 2020 | Approx 2:00 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) Watch Live   [Read More]

Jun

04

2020

June 04, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman issued the following statement on the death of George Floyd in Minnesota and recent protests, expressing hope that all sides can engage in constructive conversations about how we move forward:   [Read More]

Jun

04

2020

June 04, 2020

 

State Senator Dave Arnold (R-48) will join local, state and federal officials at a news conference at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow (Friday, June 5) at the Taste of Sicily Restaurant, 132 East Main Street in Palmyra PA.      [Read More]

Jun

01

2020

June 01, 2020

Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, House Speaker Mike Turzai, Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman and House Majority Leader Bryan Cutler issued the following statement in response to Gov. Wolf’s Election Day executive order:   [Read More]

May

29

2020

May 29, 2020

Legislation amending Act 537, the PA Sewage Facilities Act, to allow for the expanded use of alternate on-lot sewage systems for planning purposes throughout the Commonwealth passed the full House of Representatives Thursday, 136-66, according to prime sponsor Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

May

28

2020

May 28, 2020

 

VIDEO: Pennsylvania Senate Session for Thursday, May 28, 2020     [Read More]

May

28

2020

May 28, 2020

 

Facing an uncertain economic future and working to address the devastating impact of COVID-19, the Senate today set a course for recovery by approving a $25.8 billion interim budget for Fiscal Year 2020-21, according to Senate Republicans leaders.     [Read More]

May

28

2020

May 28, 2020

 

News Conference at 4:30 with Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman, and Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne on Passage of Interim State Budget and CARES Funding Distribution Plan     [Read More]

May

28

2020

May 28, 2020

Earlier today, the House Insurance Committee unanimously approved Senate Bill 595 introduced by State Senator Bob Mensch (R-24). Senate Bill 595 would require insurance coverage for MRI’s and Ultrasounds for women with dense breast tissue.    [Read More]

May

28

2020

May 28, 2020

 

A program to help military families who have fallen on hard times is one step closer to becoming a permanent benefit available to Pennsylvania’s service men and women according to Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20), who serves on the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee. Listen   [Read More]

May

28

2020

May 28, 2020

 

Senate Rules and Executive NomonationsCommittee | May 28, 2020 (approx. 11:30 a.m.) | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation)Watch Live   [Read More]