News Releases

Feb

03

2021

February 03, 2021

 

Senate Republican leaders today called Governor Wolf’s massive tax and spend budget proposal “dead on arrival” in the Senate, saying it is out of touch with Pennsylvanians and small businesses that are struggling to survive during the COVID-19 crisis.       [Read More]

Feb

03

2021

February 03, 2021

 

PA Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34), Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-39) and Senate Appropriations Chairman Pat Browne (R-16) will hold a virtual news conference on Governor Wolf’s massive tax and spend budget proposal “dead on arrival” in the Senate, saying it is out of touch is with Pennsylvanians and small businesses that are struggling to survive during the COVID-19 crisis.     [Read More]

Feb

01

2021

February 01, 2021

“It is disgraceful that Pennsylvania Secretary of State, Kathy Boockvar, failed in her constitutional duty to advertise a proposed constitutional amendment for child sex abuse victims. Her dereliction of duty has failed these victims, failed voters who would have had a voice this spring, and failed the Commonwealth.   [Read More]

Jan

28

2021

January 28, 2021

Today, Governor Wolf released his 2021 agenda for Pennsylvania. However, his list failed to mention the immediate priority of ensuring Pennsylvanians 65 years of age and older and the vulnerable population are getting access to the COVID-19 vaccine.   [Read More]

Jan

26

2021

January 26, 2021

A proposed constitutional amendment sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-39) to limit the length of future emergency disaster declarations unless an extension is approved by the General Assembly moved one step closer to a voter referendum with today’s passage by the state Senate.   [Read More]

Jan

23

2021

January 23, 2021

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) and Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-39) issued the following statement honoring the life and legacy of Pat Solano, who was a dedicated public servant from northeastern Pennsylvania:   [Read More]