News Releases

Dec

08

2017

December 08, 2017

Senate Local Government Committee | Tuesday,December 12, 2017 | Off-the-Floor   [Read More]

Dec

08

2017

December 08, 2017

Advocates from across the state rallied in the state Capitol Rotunda on Thursday to urge reforms to the criminal justice system.   Listen     [Read More]

Nov

27

2017

November 27, 2017

Senators Scott Wagner (R-York), Scott Martin (R-Lancaster), Mike Folmer (R-Dauphin/Lebanon/York), Guy Reschenthaler (R-Allegheny/Washington), Mike Regan (R-Cumberland/York), and Dan Laughlin (R-Erie) announced today that they intend to introduce a zero-based budget reform bill that would require every state agency to build its budget from a starting point of zero dollars.   [Read More]

Nov

21

2017

November 21, 2017

A day after Auditor General Eugene DePasquale highlighted the failure of the Wolf Administration’s handling of $10 million for the Democratic National Committee’s convention in Philadelphia last year, Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) announced plans to introduce legislation that would give the state the ability to recoup tax dollars spent on projects if bonuses are paid out for the same project or event.   [Read More]

Nov

08

2017

November 08, 2017

This past Election Day, voters across the Commonwealth voiced their agony and disdain over the current property tax system.   [Read More]

Oct

18

2017

October 18, 2017

Governor Wolf and many legislators seem to think that a natural gas severance tax will solve Pennsylvania’s manufactured budget crisis.   [Read More]