News Releases

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]

Mar

07

2018

March 07, 2018

The Equine Center at Grange Park is set to receive $1.5 million from a state economic growth initiative to renovate and upgrade the equine facility, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Mar

05

2018

March 05, 2018

College Township will receive $42,524 in state money to improve safety at the intersection of Park Avenue and Interstate 99/U.S. Route 322, according to state Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Feb

22

2018

February 22, 2018

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and Senator Mike Folmer (R-48) today filed a complaint in the U.S. Middle District Court asking for the court to stop the implementation of Congressional District maps recently crafted by the PA Supreme Court.   [Read More]

Feb

16

2018

February 16, 2018

An analysis today of the Governor’s Congressional redistricting map provided to the PA Supreme Court shows that Governor Wolf designed a blatantly partisan map that fails to meet the criteria established by the Court, according to Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-28).   [Read More]

Feb

16

2018

February 16, 2018

An Op-Ed By Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) We stand on the precipice of a crisis of the U.S. Constitution in Pennsylvania. Instead a bipartisan solution to the Congressional redistricting saga, we have chaos as described by PA Supreme Court Justice Max Baer. In his concurring and dissenting opinion, Justice Baer, the Senior Democrat […]   [Read More]