News Releases

May

27

2020

May 27, 2020

Sonny Perdue, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, visited the Westmoreland Fairgrounds this morning for the kickoff of the federal Farmers to Families Food Box Program.   [Read More]

May

15

2020

May 15, 2020

A group of Republican state senators are introducing legislation for a constitutional amendment that will provide equal distribution of power among the three branches of government during emergency disaster declarations.   [Read More]

May

13

2020

May 13, 2020

The Senate Transportation Committee held a hearing on Tuesday, May 12 with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (Turnpike) that uncovered over $1 billion in revenue losses to the state’s transportation system.   [Read More]

May

11

2020

May 11, 2020

The Senate Transportation Committee, chaired by Sen. Kim Ward (R-39), will hold a public hearing Tuesday on the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the Pennsylvania transportation system.   [Read More]

May

06

2020

May 06, 2020

Pennsylvania Senator Kim Ward (39th) is introducing legislation that will require safety protocols for Pennsylvania nursing homes to be implemented during an emergency disaster proclamation issued by the Governor in relation to a communicable disease.   [Read More]

Mar

20

2020

March 20, 2020

The Administration has set up a waiver process.  If you are a company that believes they should be considered a life-sustaining-business and would like to apply for a waiver, please send an email to one of the following:   [Read More]