News Releases

Aug

20

2018

August 20, 2018

HARRISBURG – Rural hospitals are critical to the health, safety and economic viability of residents and communities throughout much of Pennsylvania, but many are struggling to keep the doors open. With more than 30 rural hospitals currently at risk of closure, Senate Health and Human Services Committee Chair Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20) is joining with […]   [Read More]

Aug

14

2018

August 14, 2018

 

Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) will host a public hearing tomorrow with the Center for Rural Pennsylvania to gather more information on Medication Assisted Treatment services, Pennsylvania drug courts, and reemployment opportunities for people battling addiction to heroin and opioids.     [Read More]

Aug

14

2018

August 14, 2018

 

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee and House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committe | August 14, 2018  | 10 a.m. |     [Read More]

Aug

13

2018

August 13, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee and the House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will hold a joint public hearing at the State Fire Academy, 1150 Riverside Drive, Lewistown, at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 14, to receive an update on the progress of the Resolution 6 Commission, according to committee chairmen Senator Randy Vulakovich and Representative Steve Barrar.   [Read More]

Aug

09

2018

August 09, 2018

The Center for Rural Pennsylvania, chaired by State Senator Gene Yaw, will hold a public hearing in Ebensburg on Wednesday, August 15 to gather more information on Medication Assisted Treatment services, Pennsylvania drug courts, and reemployment opportunities for people battling addiction to heroin and opioids. Senator Yaw Audio Senator Langerholc Audio   [Read More]

Aug

08

2018

August 08, 2018

 

Senate Majority Policy Committee Public Roundtable School Safety | August 16, 2018 | 1:00 p.m. | Bush Campus Center | Williamsport, PA 17701     [Read More]

Aug

07

2018

August 07, 2018

 

Senate Majority Policy Committee | Public Roundtable, School Safety | August 8, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. | Cedar Crest High School | Lebanon, PA 17042 |     [Read More]

Jul

31

2018

July 31, 2018

The Senate Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks), will hold a roundtable discussion to review school safety efforts with local and state officials on Monday, August 6.   [Read More]

Jul

30

2018

July 30, 2018

The Senate adopted a resolution sponsored by Senator Tom Killion (R-9) declaring Tuesday, July 31, 2018 as “Heatstroke Prevention Day” in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Jul

27

2018

July 27, 2018

 

Senate Majority Policy Committee | August 6, 2018 | McMurray, PA     [Read More]

Jul

27

2018

July 27, 2018

 

Senate Majority Policy Committee | August 7, 2018 | Hermitage, PA     [Read More]

Jul

26

2018

July 26, 2018

The Senate Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks), hosted a roundtable discussion today at Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company in Croydon to learn more about the economic development and community revitalization impact of Pennsylvania’s breweries.   [Read More]