News Releases

Jun

19

2018

June 19, 2018

Local government representatives and school business officials discussed alternatives to the current system of collecting property taxes during a hearing of the Senate Local Government Committee today.   [Read More]

Jun

18

2018

June 18, 2018

The Senate Local Government Committee will study legislation that would reform and modernize the way that property taxes are collected during a public hearing on Tuesday, June 19, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Room 8E-A of the state Capitol Building, according to Acting Committee Chair Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Jun

06

2018

June 06, 2018

The Senate unanimously approved legislation today that would help reduce school violence by creating a new school threat reporting system, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13), one of the prime sponsors of the bill. Listen     [Read More]

May

25

2018

May 25, 2018

Pennsylvania Senators Tom Killion (R-9) and Tom McGarrigle (R-26) will host a roundtable discussion with constituents on the economy and this year’s state budget challenges and funding priorities.   [Read More]

May

24

2018

May 24, 2018

Domestic abusers who commit acts of violence in front of children would face tougher penalties under legislation approved by the Senate Wednesday, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13), who supported the measure.   [Read More]

May

22

2018

May 22, 2018