News Releases

Sep

18

2015

September 18, 2015

In passing an $11.2 billion temporary state funding plan, the state Senate today voted to send tax dollars being collected by the state back to communities, including $1 billion in missed payments to schools and hundreds of millions of dollars to social services agencies.   [Read More]

Sep

15

2015

September 15, 2015

Volunteer fire companies and ambulance services throughout the 34th Senatorial District can now submit an application for the State’s Volunteer Fire Company, Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Aug

10

2015

August 10, 2015

State Senator Jake Corman (R-34) will host a free senior expo for area residents from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, August 12 at the Rec Park Community Center, located at 108 Montgomery Avenue in Lewistown.   [Read More]

Aug

04

2015

August 04, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement regarding the passing of Elsie Hillman:   [Read More]

Jul

09

2015

July 09, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne (R-16), Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-28), House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-62) and House Appropriations Committee Chairman Bill Adolph (R-165) have issued the following statement regarding Governor Wolf’s planned veto of pension reform legislation   [Read More]

Jul

06

2015

July 06, 2015

Letter from House/Senate Leaders to Governor Wolf   [Read More]

Jul

02

2015

July 02, 2015

Senators Scarnati and Corman issued the following statement on Governor Wolf's veto of the liquor privatization bill:   [Read More]

Jun

30

2015

June 30, 2015

As the General Assembly delivers pension reform to the Governor’s desk, Senate leaders press Gov. Wolf to sign the bill that restructures the state’s public employee pension systems in order to provide needed fiscal relief and make the systems sustainable in the long term.   [Read More]

Jun

30

2015

June 30, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and Senate Law & Justice Committee Chairman Chuck McIlhinney (R-10) have issued the following statement regarding Senate Passage of House Bill 466.   [Read More]

Jun

28

2015

June 28, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and Senate Law & Justice Committee Chairman Chuck McIlhinney (R-10) announced today that a historic plan to privatize sales of wine and liquor was approved by the Senate Law and Justice Committee by a vote of 7 to 4.   [Read More]

Jun

26

2015

June 26, 2015

Senate and House Republican leadership today unveiled the 2015-16 budget plan that adds considerable funding to education without adding to the tax burden of Pennsylvania families.   [Read More]

Jun

17

2015

June 17, 2015

Residents of the 34th Senatorial District are encouraged to grab their cameras and start clicking as State Senator Jake Corman kicks off his inaugural Pennsylvania State Symbols Online Photo Contest.   [Read More]