News Releases

Apr

09

2014

April 09, 2014

The Commonwealth Court ruled today in favor of Senator Jake Corman’s court case against the NCAA distributing Penn State University sanction fine money outside of Pennsylvania, according to Senator Corman (R-Bellefonte).   [Read More]

Mar

19

2014

March 19, 2014

The state Senate today unanimously approved a bill that would give schools greater flexibility to make up time missed as a result of weather emergencies, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34), the bill’s sponsor.   [Read More]

Mar

05

2014

March 05, 2014

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania veterans can now apply for a special designation on their driver’s license to honor their service as one of the Commonwealth’s 950,000 military veterans, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-34)   [Read More]

Feb

27

2014

February 27, 2014

Legislative leaders from the state Senate and House today reminded museums across Pennsylvania to apply for Cultural and Historical Support grants from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.   [Read More]

Feb

04

2014

February 04, 2014

Today marks the beginning of the Commonwealth’s annual appropriations process. The Governor’s Budget address represents the initial step in the timeline to meet the Constitutional requirement of a balanced budget by June 30. Beginning Monday, February 10th and continuing through February 26th, the Senate Appropriations Committee will thoroughly review the Governor’s proposal.   [Read More]

Jan

28

2014

January 28, 2014

(Harrisburg) – Legislation to name the new “river bridge” in Juniata County, the Juniata County Veterans Memorial Bridge, passed unanimously out of Senate, according to the bill’s prime sponsor, Senator Jake Corman (R- 34th District). Senate Bill 1186 now moves on to the House of Representatives for consideration.   [Read More]

Dec

20

2013

December 20, 2013

The two-year effort to strengthen Pennsylvania’s child protection laws reached a major milestone today with the enactment of 10 bills aimed at preventing child abuse and punishing perpetrators, Senator Jake Corman (R-Bellefonte) announced.   [Read More]

Dec

05

2013

December 05, 2013

Harrisburg – State Sen. Jake Corman (R-34) today announced the awarding of nearly $1.5 million in state Community Conservation Partnerships Program grants.   [Read More]

Nov

22

2013

November 22, 2013

The Centre County Conservation District and Penn Valley Conservation Association have been awarded a $289,226 state grant and $250,000 state grant (respectively).   [Read More]

Nov

20

2013

November 20, 2013

HARRISBURG – Today, the Senate approved for the second time, a comprehensive transportation bill that will provide additional funding to Pennsylvania’s deteriorating transportation system.   [Read More]

Nov

19

2013

November 19, 2013

The Office of the Attorney General’s state-of-the-art Child Predator Section Command Center was unveiled today, according to Senator Jake Corman (R-Bellefonte). Senator Corman was on hand for the introduction as a key proponent of budget funding for the Unit.   [Read More]

Nov

08

2013

November 08, 2013

Bridge Educational Foundation and its donors, AWI, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan and Waste Management, announced $19,275 in scholarships for Central Pennsylvania families today at Our Lady of Victory School. School officials and families attended the event to thank the scholarship donors.   [Read More]