News Releases

Nov

14

2018

November 14, 2018

Senate Republicans today elected their leaders for the 2019-20 legislative session.   [Read More]

Nov

09

2018

November 09, 2018

This week, Sen. Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) presented Wade Owlett, Rep. Owlett’s brother, with citations from the Pennsylvania Senate and House of Representatives on being named the 2018-19 Monsanto Fund Rural Teacher of the Year by the National Rural Education Association.    [Read More]

Oct

30

2018

October 30, 2018

Today twenty-seven local school districts who educate children from the 25th Senatorial District have been awarded state grants to help improve student safety through a new program strongly supported by Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Oct

09

2018

October 09, 2018

State grants totaling $58,236 were awarded for volunteer fire companies in the 25th Senatorial District, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Oct

05

2018

October 05, 2018

Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25) is encouraging local middle and high school students to share their perspectives on improving school safety by participating in the second annual “Talk To Your State Senator” statewide video competition.   [Read More]

Sep

24

2018

September 24, 2018

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) announced that the Senate will honor the life of Steve MacNett during Session on Tuesday, September 25th.  Members of the public are invited to join in this recognition in the Senate Gallery.   [Read More]

Sep

19

2018

September 19, 2018

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34) issued the following statement regarding the passing of Steve MacNett.   [Read More]

Sep

18

2018

September 18, 2018

The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) has approved a total of $2,910,348 in state funding for 10 local flood protection, trail, recreation and water projects in the 25th Senatorial District, announced Senator Joe Scarnati (R-Jefferson).   [Read More]

Sep

13

2018

September 13, 2018

Today Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) issued the following statement regarding his introduction of legislation to allow for open primaries in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Sep

12

2018

September 12, 2018

Three local projects have been selected to receive a total of $4.5 million in state funding from the State Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP), according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]

Aug

29

2018

August 29, 2018

Today Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati issued the following statement regarding statute of limitations reform for victims of child sexual abuse.   [Read More]

Aug

17

2018

August 17, 2018

Two portions of Interstate 80 in Clearfield and Jefferson Counties have been designated as highway safety corridors, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25).   [Read More]