News Releases

Feb

07

2020

February 07, 2020

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) today criticized Governor Wolf today for cutting funding for a key school safety grant program on the same day that he sent a letter to lawmakers detailing the impact of school shootings on students, teachers and parents.   [Read More]

Feb

04

2020

February 04, 2020

Lancaster County Senators Ryan P. Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13) voiced concerns about the level of new spending and borrowing in the $36.1 billion budget plan outlined by Governor Wolf today.   [Read More]

Feb

03

2020

February 03, 2020

Critical members of volunteer fire companies, ambulance corps and rescue squads who are injured in the line of duty would qualify for workers’ compensation coverage under a bill approved by the Senate today, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senators Scott Martin (R-Lancaster) and Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York).  Listen   [Read More]

Jan

30

2020

January 30, 2020

Senators Ryan P. Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13) voted in favor of a pair of bills this week that would help fire and EMS companies deal with some of the most significant financial and recruitment challenges they face today. Listen   [Read More]

Jan

28

2020

January 28, 2020

Two bills to improve the operation of local governments moved closer to becoming law this week, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Jan

27

2020

January 27, 2020

Senators Ryan P. Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13) will host a free informational seminar in Manheim Township on February 12 regarding the state’s new REAL ID driver’s license and photo identification option.   [Read More]

Jan

24

2020

January 24, 2020

Several state grants awarded to schools and other entities in Lancaster County will support new career-focused learning opportunities for students, according to Senators Ryan P. Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13). Listen - Senator Martin Listen - Senator Aument   [Read More]

Jan

17

2020

January 17, 2020

Millersville University will receive a $29,995 grant to help improve campus security and provide resources to reduce the risk of sexual assault, according to Senators Ryan Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13). Listen-Senator Aument   [Read More]

Jan

17

2020

January 17, 2020

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) will serve on a newly created panel that will be responsible for improving Pennsylvania’s juvenile justice system.   [Read More]

Dec

18

2019

December 18, 2019

The Senate approved a resolution today honoring the Penn State wrestling team for winning its eighth Division I National Wrestling Team Championship in the past nine years, according to the resolution’s authors, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) and Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman (R-34).   [Read More]

Dec

10

2019

December 10, 2019

Students in Lancaster County who are facing extended absences from school due to injury or illness will soon have new educational resources thanks to a grant that was awarded today, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13), who helped create the grant program.   [Read More]

Nov

20

2019

November 20, 2019

The Senate approved a comprehensive package of bills today to support survivors of sexual abuse, including legislation to reform the statute of limitations to give survivors more time to come forward, according to Senators Ryan Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13), who both supported the bills. Aument Audio Martin Audio   [Read More]