News Releases

Jun

09

2021

June 09, 2021

 

In honoring the 2020-21 Pennsylvania state Champion Girls Wrestlers, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) and Rep. Ann Flood (R-138) highlighted the growth of girls wrestling in Pennsylvania and the movement of making it a PIAA-sanctioned sport.   [Read More]

Jun

08

2021

June 08, 2021

 

Pennsylvania Senator Scott Martin (R-13) was joined by Pennsylvania Rep. Ann Flood (R-138) Olympic Gold Medal winner and World Champion Wrestler Bruce Baumgartner, supporters of girls wrestling and the State & National Champions at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 9, to highlight the growth of girls wrestling in Pennsylvania and the movement of making it a PIAA sanctioned sport.   [Read More]

Jun

07

2021

June 07, 2021

 

Parents would have a stronger role to play in deciding the best educational options for their children under legislation approved by the Senate Education Committee today, according to Chairman Scott Martin (R-13), President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) and Senator John DiSanto (R-15).   [Read More]

Jun

07

2021

June 07, 2021

Pennsylvania is one of the largest net exporters of energy in the United States. It’s a fact that has been highlighted in energy circles – and politics – for years. But many who are pushing for changes in public policy when it comes to energy growth and development do not seem to comprehend the depths of what that means. In fact, many behave as if they are embarrassed by Pennsylvania’s global energy position.   [Read More]

Jun

04

2021

June 04, 2021

Pennsylvania Senator Scott Martin (R-13) will be joined by Pennsylvania Rep. Ann Flood (R-138) Olympic Gold Medal winner and World Champion Wrestler Bruce Baumgartner, supporters of girls wrestling and the State & National Champions at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 9, to highlight the growth of girls wrestling in Pennsylvania and the movement of making it a PIAA sanctioned sport. | Watch Live   [Read More]

May

26

2021

May 26, 2021

State Senator Scott Martin (R-13) took to the Senate floor to highlight May as Ehlers-Danlos syndromes (EDS) awareness month in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

May

26

2021

May 26, 2021

With Pennsylvania’s employment rate lagging behind those of other states emerging from the pandemic, the state Senate this week approved several bills to rein in job-stifling regulations, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) said.   [Read More]

May

26

2021

May 26, 2021

 

A bill introduced by PA Senator Scott Martin (R-13) to expand cancer research funding was approved by the Finance Committee in the House of Representatives.   [Read More]

May

25

2021

May 25, 2021

(HARRISBURG) – The Senate Judiciary Committee, today advanced legislation to expand institutional sexual assault to include assaults by caregivers on care dependent individuals, thereby eliminating the gap that permits perpetrators to falsely claim that the victim consented, according to Senator Lisa Baker (R-20) and Senator Scott Martin (R-13), who introduced the legislation. Senate Bill 704 […]   [Read More]

May

19

2021

May 19, 2021

State Senator Scott Martin (R-13) today applauded Pennsylvania voters for voting yes on two amendments to the Pennsylvania Constitution in Tuesday’s Primary Election.   [Read More]

May

17

2021

May 17, 2021

State Senator Scott Martin (R-13) called on Gov. Wolf to apologize after using an email to all state employees about Juneteenth – the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States – to talk about African-American deaths “at the hands of police” and attacks against Asian Americans.    [Read More]

May

12

2021

May 12, 2021

 

State Senator Scott Martin (R-13) today highlighted what a YES vote means on two proposed amendments to the Pennsylvania Constitution being considered by voters in Tuesday’s Primary Election.   [Read More]