Senate Republican Leadership Commits Support to Efforts to Combat COVID-19 in PA

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement about the Senate’s support for efforts to combat COVID-19:

“We have been in contact with the governor and are committed to the efforts to fight COVID-19 in the Commonwealth. We will work with our colleagues to address the steps needed to combat the spread of this virus.”

“We encourage everyone to visit the Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control websites regularly for updates while continuing to put into practice recommendations such as washing hands properly, refraining from touching your face and staying home when feeling sick.”

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