News Releases

Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

The State Senate today approved a spending plan for fiscal year 2017-18 that holds the line on spending, increases funding for education and funds core responsibilities of state government, according to Senate Republican Leaders.   [Read More]

Jun

29

2017

June 29, 2017

The Dubois Wellness Center has been awarded a medical marijuana dispensary permit by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, to operate at three locations in the 25th Senatorial District, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Jun

20

2017

June 20, 2017

Two businesses in the 25th Senatorial District have been awarded medical marijuana grower/processor permits by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, according to Senator Joe Scarnati.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2017

June 06, 2017

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25), Senator Bob Mensch (R-24) and Senator John DiSanto (R-15) have sent the attached letter to PA Department of Health Secretary Karen Murphy, regarding a recent disturbing report on an inspection of Hillcrest Women’s Medical Center in Harrisburg.   [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

The State Senate today approved a historic pension reform bill that will transform public employee retirement benefits for the 21st Century and limit future financial risks for taxpayers, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

The Senate today approved a historic pension reform bill that will transform public employee retirement benefits for the 21st Century and limit future financial risks for taxpayers.   [Read More]