April 5, 2018 - Senator Martin spoke with students from Martic Elementary School about state government during their tour of the Capitol.
March 19, 2018 - The Senate Health and Human Services Committee met to consider nominations and confirmations for the Secretary of the Department of Human Services, Secretary of the Department of Drug & Alcohol Programs and the Secretary of the Department of Health.
March 6, 2018 - The Senate Appropriations Committee held budget hearings with the Department of Education and the Department of Aging.
March 1, 2018 - Budget hearings were held today by the Senate Appropriations Committee with the Department of Corrections/Board of Probation and Parole, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board and the Department of Environmental Protection.
February 27, 2018 - The Senate Appropriations Committee heard testimony from State Related Universities, Judiciary, Pennsylvania College of Technology and the Office of the Inspector General.
February 26, 2018 - Today the Senate Appropriations Committee held budget hearings with the Department of Labor & Industry, Department of General Services and Department of Transportation.
February 22, 2018 - 2018 budget hearings were held today by the Senate Appropriations Committee with the PA State System of Higher Education, State Police/Homeland Security and PA Emergency Management Agency/Fire Commissioner.
February 21, 2018 - The Senate Appropriations Committee heard testimony from the Department of State, Department of the Auditor General and the Office of the Attorney General during their budget hearings.
February 20, 2018 - Today the Senate Appropriations Committee held a budget hearing with the Treasury Department and the Independent Fiscal Office.
February 13, 2018 - Today I met with representatives from public and private schools across the 13th Senatorial District to discuss many issues facing our educational system. I greatly value the dialog we had and the feedback shared with me. Thank you to Lampeter-Strasburg School District for their willingness to host this meeting!
January 2, 2018 - Senator Joe Scarnati is a man of great integrity, leadership and principle. Today I was honored to second his nomination to continue to serve as the Senate President Pro Tempore for the Senate of Pennsylvania in 2018.