News Releases

Jan

04

2017

January 04, 2017

Juniata County School District will benefit from a $1.1 million state grant to make pedestrian access and traffic safety improvements at two elementary schools located in Mifflintown Borough and Monroe Township, Juniata County.   [Read More]

Dec

23

2016

December 23, 2016

We have reached the time of year when we reflect on the past and look forward to the fresh start the New Year brings. The same holds true for the Pennsylvania Senate.   [Read More]

Nov

29

2016

November 29, 2016

Senate Republican leaders sent the following letter to Governor Wolf asking him to provide specific information on unemployment compensation funding that has not been forthcoming and criticized his decision to furlough employees and close U.C. call centers as a means to politicize the issue.   [Read More]

Nov

16

2016

November 16, 2016

After voters re-elected all Republican incumbents and five new Senators last week, Senate Republicans strengthened their majority to the largest level in 66 years. Today, Senate Republicans re-elected their leaders for the 2017-18 legislative session, retaining the current team to serve in their respective roles.   [Read More]

Nov

10

2016

November 10, 2016

Senate Republicans are welcoming five new members to the Senate majority, including three elected by voters to seats previously held by Democrats.   [Read More]

Oct

28

2016

October 28, 2016

Attached is an open letter to Pennsylvania health insurers from Senator President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman and Senate Banking and Insurance Committee Chairman Don White regarding the recently approved Obamacare rates. Attached Letter   [Read More]

Oct

24

2016

October 24, 2016

Three organizations in the 34th Senatorial District have been awarded $615,500 in state grants for projects that will provide new recreation opportunities for area residents and protect the environment, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Oct

24

2016

October 24, 2016

The Moshannon Valley Joint Sewer Authority has been awarded a $3.902 million low-interest loan through the state’s PENNVEST program to upgrade its plant and improve its performance level, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Oct

21

2016

October 21, 2016

Senator Jake Corman (R-34) reminds residents to be safe in the event of additional flooding in the region since the National Weather Service extended a flood warning until 8 p.m. Sunday.   [Read More]

Oct

03

2016

October 03, 2016

A $3 million state grant has been awarded Primary Health Network to build a federally Qualified Health Center in Derry Township, Mifflin County, to better serve the health needs of area residents, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Sep

28

2016

September 28, 2016

The Senate on Wednesday unanimously approved three measures aimed to address the state’s growing opioid addiction crisis, adding to bills already approved by the Senate and sent to the House of Representatives.     [Read More]

Sep

16

2016

September 16, 2016

Combatting Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid crisis will be the focus of a special Telephone Town Hall, to be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21 from the State Capitol in Harrisburg. Listen to Senator Joe Scarnati Listen to Senator Jake Corman Listen to Senator Gene Yaw   [Read More]