News Releases

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]

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]