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Legislative Update and reaction to the Governor’s Budget Address

February 8, 2017

Legislative Update and reaction to the Governor’s Budget Address
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“A Commonwealth Crisis” Telephone Town Hall

October 3, 2016

Combatting Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid crisis will be the focus of a special Telephone Town Hall, to be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, October 17 from the State Capitol. More information at http://acommonwealthcrisis.com
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Arnold Palmer

September 26, 2016

Senator Ward offers remarks upon the death of Arnold Palmer, who died on Sunday, September 25.
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Public Hearing on Increase of Assessments on PA Casinos

May 13, 2016

Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee and House Gaming Oversight Committee - May 17, 2016
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PA Tourism: Economic Impact, Budget (FY16-17), Marketing, Branding, Partnerships and Heritage Areas

March 9, 2016

Senate Community, Economic & Recreational Development Committee AND House Tourism & Recreational Development - March 16, 2016
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Senator Ward responds to Governor Wolf’s proposed budget

February 9, 2016

Senator Ward responds to Governor Wolf’s proposed budget, which calls for massive increases in taxes and spending.
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Senator Ward at Joint hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee and the Senate Finance Committee on the Administration’s Authority to Spend

February 8, 2016

During a joint hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee and the Senate Finance Committee on the implementation of the General Appropriation Act 10-A of 2015, Senator Ward questions Christopher Craig, Esq., Chief Counsel, PA State Treasury and Michael R. Dimino, Esq., Professor of Law, Widener University Commonwealth Law School.
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House Bill 794

October 27, 2015

Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Department Committee - October 28, 2015

 
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Budget Impasse

July 17, 2015


Please view this short 5-minute video from me explaining more about this budget impasse. I absolutely oppose putting more financial burdens on Pennsylvanians.[...Read more]

PA Casino Gaming Industry

June 9, 2015

Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee - June 10, 2015

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SB 756 and Tourism in PA

May 29, 2015

Senate Community, Economic & Recreational Development Committee - June 3, 2015
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Senate Bill 330

May 5, 2015

Senator Ward gave remarks on the Senate floor during Session in support of her legislation SB330 regarding dilapidated properties.
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Nomination Hearing Acting-Secretary Dennis M. Davin DCED

May 1, 2015

Senate Community, Economic & Recreational Development Committee - May 5, 2015
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House Bill 152

April 15, 2015

During session, Senator Ward speaks in support of House Bill 152, which would amend the Emergency and Law Enforcement Personnel Death Benefits Act by extending the filing period for the death benefit from 90 days to 3-years.
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Budget Reaction

March 3, 2015

Senator Ward reacts to the Governor’s budget address.
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Problem Gaming Awareness Month

March 2, 2015

During session, Senator Ward offers a resolution recognizing Problem Gaming Awareness Month in Pennsylvania.
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PA Department of Corrections

February 25, 2015

Senator Ward questions Secretary Wetzel of the PA Department of Corrections during the January 22, 2013 Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing.
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Senator Ward held first Tele-Town Hall Meeting of 2015

February 10, 2015

Pennsylvania State Senator Kim Ward conducted a Tele-Town Hall meeting on Monday, January 26, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.. The Tele-Town Hall meeting allowed residents to listen and ask questions as Senator Ward discussed the upcoming legislative session and transition with a new Governor as well as many other issues. Listen[...Read more]

Senate Resolution 408 and House Bill 1550

September 17, 2014

Senate Community, Economic & Recreational Development Committee - September 23, 2014
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Ward Mandated Reporter Bill Readied for Governor’s Signature; Passes Senate Unanimously

April 9, 2014

State Senator Kim Ward (R-39) applauded the General Assembly today for the unanimous passage of her legislation, Senate Bill 21, which clarifies who is a mandated reporter under the PA Child Protective Services (CPS) law and when and how they are required to report suspected child abuse.[...Read more]

(DCED) Budget (FY 2014-2015) Initiatives

March 27, 2014

Senate Community, Economic & Recreational Development Committee Public Hearing - April 8, 2014[...Read more]

Senate Passes Ward Bill Shielding Property Owners from Unfair Liens

June 12, 2013

Harrisburg – The state Senate today approved legislation sponsored by Sen. Kim Ward (R-39) to protect homeowners from unfair mechanics' liens.[...Read more]

PA Senate Manufacturing Caucus Holds First Meeting

May 13, 2013

Harrisburg – The bipartisan Pennsylvania Senate Manufacturing Caucus, chaired by Sen. Kim Ward (R-39) and Sen. Wayne Fontana (D-42), held its first meeting today, bringing together manufacturers, legislators and experts to discuss ideas for boosting growth in this vital sector of the economy.[...Read more]

Senators Unveil Bipartisan Package to Overhaul PA Child Protection Laws

March 18, 2013

Harrisburg – A bipartisan group of state senators today unveiled a package of legislation to provide sweeping improvements to Pennsylvania’s child protection laws.[...Read more]