News

Jun

20

2017

June 20, 2017

Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) and Senator Anthony Williams (D-Philadelphia/Delaware) that would provide for automatic sealing of criminal records for minor offenses received the unanimous support of the Senate Appropriations Committee.   [Read More]

Jun

20

2017

June 20, 2017

The Senate Local Government Committee, chaired by Senator Scott Wagner (R-York), will hold a public hearing in Philadelphia to gather testimony on the recently enacted Philadelphia Soda Tax.   [Read More]

Jun

19

2017

June 19, 2017

A bipartisan group of 20 lawmakers have joined together to introduce a plan drafted by over 80 grassroots taxpayer groups from across the state to eliminate school property taxes for the state’s 500 public school districts, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).   [Read More]

Jun

06

2017

June 06, 2017

The Senate Judiciary Committee reported out Senate Bill 529, bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senator Scott Wagner (R-28) and Senator Anthony Williams (D-8) that will provide for automatic sealing of criminal records for minor offenses.   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) released the following statement in response to his negative vote on Senate Bill 1. Listen     [Read More]

Apr

26

2017

April 26, 2017

Every day presents another example of the status-quo culture that continues to consume Harrisburg – a culture that embraces a mindset involving no commonsense and no care in the world about how your hard earned tax dollars are spent.   [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]

Feb

27

2017

February 27, 2017

In response to today’s bomb threats made to the York and Harrisburg Jewish Community Centers, Senator Scott Wagner has issued the following statement.   [Read More]

Feb

23

2017

February 23, 2017

As you may recall, Governor Tom Wolf presented his 2017-2018 state budget proposal on February 7th.   [Read More]

Feb

07

2017

February 07, 2017

Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) has issued the following statement in response to Governor Wolf’s budget address to a joint session of the General Assembly this morning.   [Read More]

Feb

03

2017

February 03, 2017

Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid epidemic will be the focus of a special regional Telephone Town Hall meeting to be held at 6:30pm on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, from the State Capitol in Harrisburg, according to Senator Wagner.   [Read More]

Jan

31

2017

January 31, 2017

Today the Senate State Government Committee approved Senator Scott Wagner’s (R-York) Senate Bill 167, legislation to prevent the collection of money for public sector unions by the Commonwealth and school districts.   [Read More]