News Releases

Feb

27

2020

February 27, 2020

School safety grants totaling $1,680,530 are being awarded to 27 school districts in the 25th Senatorial District, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Feb

26

2020

February 26, 2020

The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) has awarded a $41,400 state grant for Punxsutawney Borough, Jefferson County, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Feb

12

2020

February 12, 2020

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) today announced his retirement from the Pennsylvania Senate at the end of his 5th term in office.   [Read More]

Feb

10

2020

February 10, 2020

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) have announced new changes to Senate Republican Leadership senior staff.    [Read More]

Feb

07

2020

February 07, 2020

The Erie Times-News Editorial Board recently published an opinion piece on the Erie Community College application before the Pennsylvania State Board of Education.  I fully agree with the statement included by an Erie civil rights leader who said, “We need a bridge to get our young people there. We need access to a low-cost, quality education.”   [Read More]

Feb

05

2020

February 05, 2020

The Senate will carefully study the $36.1 billion state General Fund budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2020-2021 unveiled by Governor Tom Wolf on Tuesday, February 4, before a joint session of the General Assembly, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25). Listen   [Read More]