News Releases

Oct

03

2019

October 03, 2019

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement regarding Governor Wolf’s decision to begin the regulatory process in order for Pennsylvania to join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI):   [Read More]

Sep

24

2019

September 24, 2019

Today the Senate State Government Committee unanimously passed legislation to require that the Lt. Governor’s residence be used to support veterans and active military, according to Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Sep

18

2019

September 18, 2019

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement announcing the resignation of Senator Folmer.   [Read More]

Sep

17

2019

September 17, 2019

The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) has approved a total of $898,098 in state funding for three local flood protection, trail, recreation and water projects in the 25th Senatorial District, announced Senator Joe Scarnati (R-Jefferson).   [Read More]

Sep

06

2019

September 06, 2019

Volunteer fire and ambulance services can apply online for state grants to help fund their operations, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Aug

08

2019

August 08, 2019

Owens Brockway Glass has been awarded a $2 million state grant to make major upgrades to its plant in Brockway Borough, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25), who said the project is crucial to enhancing operations and retaining jobs.   [Read More]

Aug

08

2019

August 08, 2019

The effort to bring new engineering and information technology training opportunities to the region took another step forward today as Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) and Sen. Joe Scarnati (R-25) announced they have secured $1 million in state funding for the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford.   [Read More]

Aug

01

2019

August 01, 2019

The Marsh Creek Greenway (MCG) project in Tioga County has been selected to receive $1.5 million in state funding as part of the State Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP), according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Aug

01

2019

August 01, 2019

Four local community and economic development projects have been selected to receive a total of $4.89 million in state funding, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Jul

17

2019

July 17, 2019

The Bradford City Water Authority has been awarded an $11.5 million low-interest loan by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST), Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) and Sen. Joe Scarnati (R-25) announced today.   [Read More]

Jul

05

2019

July 05, 2019

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement today   [Read More]

Jun

28

2019

June 28, 2019

Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25) praised passage of the $33.9 billion Pennsylvania budget approved by lawmakers, citing the record level of state funding for public education, limited spending and no-tax increases. In addition, the budget does not include a fee for state police coverage in rural areas of the state.   [Read More]