News Releases

Feb

12

2020

February 12, 2020

We have been fortunate to have Joe’s steady hand at the helm of the Senate, providing critical leadership under circumstances that often were far from perfect.   [Read More]

Feb

10

2020

February 10, 2020

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) have announced new changes to Senate Republican Leadership senior staff.    [Read More]

Feb

04

2020

February 04, 2020

Responding to Governor Wolf’s budget address today, Senate Republican leaders said they are encouraged that the proposal does not include broad-based tax increases.     [Read More]

Jan

29

2020

January 29, 2020

The Senate today approved groundbreaking legislation requiring the use of innovative technology to more strictly monitor repeat DUI offenders, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who strongly supported the measure.   [Read More]

Jan

27

2020

January 27, 2020

State grants totaling more than $732,046 were awarded for volunteer fire, EMS and ambulance companies in the 34th Senatorial District, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who said the funding will help these organizations meet crucial public safety needs.   [Read More]

Jan

23

2020

January 23, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement on the retirement of  PA House Speaker Mike Turzai:   [Read More]

Jan

15

2020

January 15, 2020

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) today welcomed Senator-elect Dave Arnold of the 48th Senatorial District to the Senate Republican caucus.   [Read More]

Dec

18

2019

December 18, 2019

The Senate approved a resolution today honoring the Penn State wrestling team for winning its eighth Division I National Wrestling Team Championship in the past nine years, according to the resolution’s authors, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Dec

09

2019

December 09, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman issued the following statement following the passing of his father, former state Senator J. Doyle Corman:   [Read More]

Nov

21

2019

November 21, 2019

The Senate today approved legislation to help Pennsylvanians with criminal records find meaningful jobs and bolster the commonwealth’s skilled workforce, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Nov

20

2019

November 20, 2019

The Senate approved a comprehensive package of bills today to support survivors of sexual abuse, including legislation to reform the statute of limitations to give survivors more time to come forward, according to Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who supported the bills.   [Read More]

Nov

20

2019

November 20, 2019

The state Senate today approved legislation that would phase in a higher minimum wage in Pennsylvania over the next three years, according to Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34), who supported the measure.   [Read More]