News

Aug

11

2017

August 11, 2017

Citing recent audits completed by Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) is calling on Governor Tom Wolf and the boards of the state’s two pension funds to deliver better results to both taxpayers and public employees. Listen   [Read More]

Aug

02

2017

August 02, 2017

Two weeks ago, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Labor & Industry, Kathy Manderino, announced she was leaving her post to begin a new job at the state Gaming Control Board.   [Read More]

Jul

27

2017

July 27, 2017

Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) expressed his major concerns with a $570 million tax increase proposal voted on by the state Senate this morning. Listen     [Read More]

Jul

26

2017

July 26, 2017

Senator Scott Wagner (R-York), citing comments by the Auditor General, is calling on changes to the way the state provides additional revenue to school districts sitting on massive reserve funds.   [Read More]

Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) voted against the $32 billion state spending package voted on by the Senate, calling it backwards from how families and businesses plan their own budgets.   [Read More]

Jun

28

2017

June 28, 2017

The Senate today unanimously approved bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) and Senator Anthony Williams (D-Philadelphia/Delaware) to provide for automatic sealing of criminal records for minor offenses. Listen   [Read More]

Jun

23

2017

June 23, 2017

Senator Scott Wagner (R-York) released the following statement in response to today’s public hearing on the Philadelphia Beverage Tax:   [Read More]

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]