News Releases

Oct

28

2020

October 28, 2020

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court indicated today that the constitutional concerns raised by Senate Republican about the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s recent decision to implement election policy merit further consideration.   [Read More]

Oct

23

2020

October 23, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement after the state Supreme Court decision based on PA Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar’s interpretation that signatures required on mail-in ballots are meaningless.   [Read More]

Oct

21

2020

October 21, 2020

The Senate approved two bills today to boost the availability of broadband by reducing regulatory burdens on telecommunications companies and utilizing existing infrastructure to further deploy high-speed internet, said Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) after voting for the bill.   [Read More]

Oct

21

2020

October 21, 2020

The State Senate approved a key criminal justice reform bill today that would allow more Pennsylvanians with criminal records to be expunged if certain conditions are met, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who supported the bill.   [Read More]

Oct

20

2020

October 20, 2020

The Senate approved a comprehensive package of bipartisan reforms today to improve the delivery of fire and EMS services throughout the state, said Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who supported the legislation.   [Read More]

Oct

19

2020

October 19, 2020

The Senate approved legislation today to ensure safe visitation and enhanced care for residents of long-term care facilities, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who supported the bill.   [Read More]

Oct

14

2020

October 14, 2020

Speaking at a press conference in Erie today (October 14), Senator Dan Laughlin (R-Erie) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-Centre) discussed the need for the proposed Family Care Act and its potential benefits for working Pennsylvanians who have a disability and/or have a family member with a disability.     [Read More]

Oct

06

2020

October 06, 2020

The Senate unanimously approved a bill today that would strengthen penalties for child pornography and create a new task force to help prevent children from being victimized by this heinous crime, Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Oct

06

2020

October 06, 2020

The state Senate approved two measures this week to boost the availability of health care services and coverage throughout Pennsylvania, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who supported the bills.   [Read More]

Oct

06

2020

October 06, 2020

Governor Wolf issued today another change to gathering restrictions across our Commonwealth.   [Read More]

Sep

22

2020

September 22, 2020

The state Senate today approved legislation that would ease Governor Wolf’s arbitrary and burdensome restrictions on owners of bars and restaurants, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Sep

21

2020

September 21, 2020

Telemarketers would be prohibited from spoofing phone numbers to fool consumers under a bill approved by the Senate today, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who supported the measure.   [Read More]