News Releases

Aug

08

2018

August 08, 2018

The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) was created more than a hundred years ago to provide fair, uniform standards governing high school sports.   [Read More]

Aug

07

2018

August 07, 2018

Sen. Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Reps. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter) and Clint Owlett (R-Bradford/Potter/Tioga) today applauded the release of $1.5 million in state funds for a rural broadband expansion project.   [Read More]

Aug

03

2018

August 03, 2018

State funding of $2 million has been approved for the Mount Zion Road Paving Project in Elk County, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).    [Read More]

Jul

24

2018

July 24, 2018

Area farmers and small businesses can now apply for state grants to undertake pollution prevention, energy efficiency and natural resource protection projects, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Jun

22

2018

June 22, 2018

The state Senate today approved a fiscally responsible budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 that holds the line on spending, increases funding for education and school safety initiatives and includes no new taxes, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Jun

22

2018

June 22, 2018

Senate Republican leaders offered the following statements on passage of the Fiscal Year 2018-2019 state budget, which holds the line on spending, makes historic investments in education and school safety initiatives, and includes no new taxes. Listen     [Read More]

Jun

13

2018

June 13, 2018

The Senate has passed bi-partisan legislation that changes Pennsylvania’s redistricting process, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25), who strongly supported the measure.   [Read More]

Jun

12

2018

June 12, 2018

Summer is just around the corner and with more pedestrians and bicyclists active during the warmer months, it is important to remember safety precautions on the roads, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Jun

07

2018

June 07, 2018

Clinton County has been awarded a grant of $80,000 from the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC) to preserve the Clinton County Courthouse, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

May

31

2018

May 31, 2018

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement on Senator Scott Wagner’s resignation from the Pennsylvania State Senate.   [Read More]

May

23

2018

May 23, 2018

Today Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) was joined by members of the Legislative Hunger Caucus and numerous hunger awareness advocates, who came together for a public event to mark the ninth season opening of the Capitol Hunger Garden.     [Read More]

May

22

2018

May 22, 2018

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Representative Jake Wheatley (D-19) will hold a public event to mark the opening of the 9th season of the Capitol Hunger Garden on Wednesday, May 23rd at 9:00 a.m. directly in front of the garden.     [Read More]