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Op-Ed: Pension Reform Bill Strikes a Responsible Balance

May 19, 2015

Pennsylvania faces a monumental state pension crisis.[...Read more]

Senate Leaders Applaud Passage of Sweeping Pension Restructuring Plan Projected to Save $18.3 Billion

May 13, 2015

A significant plan to reform Pennsylvania’s costly state pension systems was approved today by the Senate by a vote of 28 to 19, according to Senate Republican Leaders.

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Scarnati Supports Senate Passage of Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act

May 12, 2015

Legislation that would allow Pennsylvania physicians and nurse practitioners to prescribe medical cannabis to their patients for certain health conditions has passed the State Senate, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).[...Read more]

Senate Approves Scarnati Resolution Honoring Nurses

May 8, 2015

This week the state Senate unanimously adopted a resolution sponsored by Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25) to honor nurses across our Commonwealth.[...Read more]