News Releases

Nov

13

2019

November 13, 2019

Mifflintown Borough has been awarded an additional $594,000 to rehab the Cross Street culvert, which has been closed to all traffic since 2017, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and state Rep. John Hershey (R-82).   [Read More]

Nov

13

2019

November 13, 2019

Huntingdon Borough has been awarded $250,000 toward improving the street lighting on multiple streets in Huntingdon Borough, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and state Rep. Rich Irvin (R-81).   [Read More]

Nov

12

2019

November 12, 2019

Patton Township has been awarded $700,000 to improve road safety by reconstructing the intersection of Fox Hill and Bernel roads, Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) and state Rep. Kerry Benninghoff (R-171) announced today.   [Read More]

Nov

07

2019

November 07, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), in partnership with the PA Game Commission, will hold a seminar on the effects of chronic wasting disease (CWD) on the state’s deer population.   [Read More]

Oct

29

2019

October 29, 2019

The State Senate today approved legislation that will bring the most comprehensive changes to Pennsylvania’s election laws in more than eight decades, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who said the modernizations will make it easier for all residents to take part in elections.    Listen   [Read More]

Oct

23

2019

October 23, 2019

The Senate approved legislation today to provide security grants to faith-based institutions and nonprofit organizations, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Oct

22

2019

October 22, 2019

The State Senate today passed legislation that would end child marriage in Pennsylvania, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Oct

07

2019

October 07, 2019

Ferguson Township, Centre County, has been awarded a state grant to support the costs of upgrading traffic signals under the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s “Green Light-Go” program, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Oct

03

2019

October 03, 2019

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement regarding Governor Wolf’s decision to begin the regulatory process in order for Pennsylvania to join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI):   [Read More]

Sep

25

2019

September 25, 2019

The State Senate today approved legislation that would increase the legal age for selling all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from age 18 to 21, according Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who said the measure is intended to save lives from smoking-related diseases.   [Read More]

Sep

18

2019

September 18, 2019

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement announcing the resignation of Senator Folmer.   [Read More]

Sep

17

2019

September 17, 2019

A $2.5 million state grant has been awarded to Mifflin County to undertake a major three-part economic development initiative, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-33), state Rep. Kerry Benninghoff (R-171), Rep. John Hershey (R-82) and Rep. Rich Irvin (R-81).   [Read More]