News Releases

Apr

17

2017

April 17, 2017

Senate Local Government Committee - April 18, 2017   [Read More]

Mar

28

2017

March 28, 2017

The Senate today unanimously approved a measure sponsored by Senator Scott Wagner (R-28) condemning acts of anti-Semitism in Pennsylvania and urging citizens to take a stand against all cultural and religious insensitivity.     [Read More]

Mar

24

2017

March 24, 2017

Senate Local Government Committee - March 28th, 2017 at 9:30am     [Read More]

Mar

10

2017

March 10, 2017

Senator Wagner noted that the PA Taxpayers’ Caucus Report he produced with Rep. Seth Grove and other Caucus members identified $3 billion in potential government savings, yet the Administration paid an outside firm $1.8 million to perform the same task.     [Read More]

Mar

09

2017

March 09, 2017

During the Senate Appropriations hearing with Department of Environmental Protection Acting Secretary Patrick McDonnell, Senator Wagner touched on recycling grants, asked for an update on inspectors using iPads, and expressed concern with permit applications not being entered into DEP’s system upon receipt.     [Read More]

Mar

09

2017

March 09, 2017

Senator Wagner asked questions of Secretary of Health Karen Murphy regarding implementation of the state’s medical marijuana program during a combined budget hearing with Secretaries representing the proposed consolidated Department of Health and Human Services.     [Read More]