News Releases

Apr

18

2018

April 18, 2018

The PA Senate unanimously approved a wide-ranging antihazing measure sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) that focuses on prevention, enforcement and transparency in order to end hazing. Senate Bill 1090 will now be sent to the House for consideration.     [Read More]

Apr

18

2018

April 18, 2018

(HARRISBURG) - Underscoring the gravity of the state’s “dairy crisis,” Senator Jake Corman (R-34) today called on the Wolf Administration to develop an incentive plan for a dairy processing plant to locate in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Apr

18

2018

April 18, 2018

Local school districts and governments would be permitted to discuss school security matters in executive session under legislation passed today by the state Senate, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Apr

12

2018

April 12, 2018

The Bellefonte Art Museum has been awarded a $50,000 “Marketing to Attract Tourists” grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, according to Sen. Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Mar

27

2018

March 27, 2018

The PA Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approved a proposal by Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) that, if enacted, will be a comprehensive rewrite of the state’s hazing laws.   Listen   [Read More]

Mar

23

2018

March 23, 2018

(BELLEFONTE) – Through a comprehensive rewrite of the state’s hazing laws, Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and the family of Tim Piazza hope to prevent future hazing-related tragedies by addressing prevention, enforcement and transparency.  Summary of Legislation     [Read More]

Mar

21

2018

March 21, 2018

The State Senate today approved a package of bills strengthening protections for victims of crime and ensuring that victims and their families are treated with respect and dignity by the criminal justice system.     [Read More]

Mar

19

2018

March 19, 2018

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and Senator Mike Folmer (R-48) issued the following statement on decisions today by federal judges to throw out a legal challenge to a Congressional district map developed last month by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.   [Read More]

Mar

16

2018

March 16, 2018

Senator Jake Corman (R-34) will host a town hall meeting to discuss critical state and local issues in Huntingdon on April 12 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m.   [Read More]

Mar

16

2018

March 16, 2018

Westminster Woods Solar LLC has been awarded $850,000 from the state Solar Energy Fund to purchase and install a ground-mounted solar system next to Westminster Woods, a senior living community in Huntingdon Borough, Huntingdon County, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Mar

16

2018

March 16, 2018

Three projects in Centre County will receive a total of $964,300 from the state Solar Energy Fund, increasing the solar energy footprint in the county by about 874,000 kWh, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Mar

09

2018

March 09, 2018

State Senator Jake Corman (R-34) announced today the video submitted by Penns Valley Area High School PVmedia class has advanced to the statewide level of the “Talk to Your State Senator” Video Competition.   [Read More]