News Releases

Jan

13

2021

January 13, 2021

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) today announced the chairs for each of the 22 Senate Standing Committees for the 2021-22 Session.   [Read More]

Jan

12

2021

January 12, 2021

Pennsylvania Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement in response to U.S. District Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan’s decision on challenges to the election in the 45th Senatorial District:   [Read More]

Jan

08

2021

January 08, 2021

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) today issued the following statement on filing the seat in the 45th Senate District:   [Read More]

Jan

06

2021

January 06, 2021

Below is a statement from Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) on the disputed 45th Senator District election, video remarks, and a timeline of the events surrounding the election. VIDEO: The 45th District VIDEO: Getting it Right Not Fast VIDEO: Behavior of Lieutenant Governor “We remain committed to conducting the business of the Senate […]   [Read More]

Jan

05

2021

January 05, 2021

The Pennsylvania Senate today elected Senator Jake Corman (R-34) to serve as Senate President Pro Tempore for the 2021-22 legislation session and welcomed new and returning members to the chamber during swearing-in ceremonies at the State Capitol in Harrisburg.   [Read More]

Jan

04

2021

January 04, 2021

Following last week’s filing by PA Senate candidate Nicole Ziccarelli contesting the election results in the state’s 45th Senate District, Tuesday’s swearing in of a senator for that district will be delayed, interim Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) announced today.   [Read More]

Jan

04

2021

January 04, 2021

Senator Jake Corman (R-34) will be sworn in as President Pro Tempore of the Senate Tuesday, January 5, in the Senate Chamber at the State Capitol in Harrisburg.   [Read More]

Jan

03

2021

January 03, 2021

Senate Interim President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-39) offered condolences and reflections on the life of state Rep. Mike Reese (R-59) who died Saturday.   [Read More]

Dec

21

2020

December 21, 2020

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) today announced he will introduce a resolution to create a bipartisan Special Committee to conduct an exhaustive review of all aspects of the 2020 general election.   [Read More]

Dec

03

2020

December 03, 2020

In response to the distrust that grew out of the 2020 general election, Senate and House Republican leaders today announced plans to restore confidence in the state’s election system and begin the process of making meaningful reforms.   [Read More]

Nov

20

2020

November 20, 2020

Senate passage today of a supplemental spending bill will ensure that Pennsylvania continues to provide vital services to state residents, particularly the most vulnerable, without raising taxes, according to Senate Republican Leaders.   [Read More]

Nov

20

2020

November 20, 2020

Legislation that would create a grant program to extend deployment of broadband services in underserved areas of the state earned final approval in the Senate today and was sent to the governor to be signed into law, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]