News Releases

Nov

17

2015

November 17, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) released the following statement regarding Syrian refugees:   [Read More]

Oct

28

2015

October 28, 2015

Responding to growing pleas from schools and community groups to release overdue state funding, Senate Republicans today led an effort to override Governor Wolf’s veto of an emergency budget passed last month by the General Assembly.   [Read More]

Oct

27

2015

October 27, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) have issued the following statement regarding today’s Supreme Court ruling on the independence of the Office of Open Records:   [Read More]

Sep

30

2015

September 30, 2015

In an effort to move the state budget talks past the current stalemate, House and Senate Republican leaders today announced a vote on Gov. Tom Wolf’s full and latest tax package proposal will take place in the House on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. Legislative Leaders Letter to Wolf 9-30-15   [Read More]

Sep

30

2015

September 30, 2015

The State Senate today approved two bills sponsored by Senator Jake Corman (R-34) that would allow visiting out-of-state team physicians to provide care to out-of-state athletes without holding a Pennsylvania medical license.   [Read More]

Sep

29

2015

September 29, 2015

Sep

29

2015

September 29, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) released a statement following Governor Wolf’s veto of emergency funding budget legislation:   [Read More]

Sep

29

2015

September 29, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) released a statement following Auditor General DePasquale’s press conference regarding Pennsylvania schools   [Read More]

Sep

24

2015

September 24, 2015

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) released a statement following the state House’s approval of emergency funding:   [Read More]

Sep

18

2015

September 18, 2015

In passing an $11.2 billion temporary state funding plan, the state Senate today voted to send tax dollars being collected by the state back to communities, including $1 billion in missed payments to schools and hundreds of millions of dollars to social services agencies.   [Read More]

Sep

15

2015

September 15, 2015

Volunteer fire companies and ambulance services throughout the 34th Senatorial District can now submit an application for the State’s Volunteer Fire Company, Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Aug

10

2015

August 10, 2015

State Senator Jake Corman (R-34) will host a free senior expo for area residents from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, August 12 at the Rec Park Community Center, located at 108 Montgomery Avenue in Lewistown.   [Read More]