News Releases

Mar

22

2021

March 22, 2021

Pennsylvania families affected by pediatric cancer highlighted the need for lawmakers to approve legislation recently reintroduced by Senator Scott Martin (R-13) to generate more donations for childhood cancer research.   [Read More]

Mar

17

2021

March 17, 2021

 

Listen HARRISBURG – In recognition of the incredible achievements of individuals living with Down syndrome, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) has introduced a Senate Resolution designating March 21 as World Down Syndrome Day. The resolution adds Pennsylvania to the considerable number of states and nations that participate in the annual event promoting greater advocacy for the […]   [Read More]

Mar

15

2021

March 15, 2021

 

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) has introduced a resolution designating March 21 as Pennsylvania Girls Wrestling Day in Pennsylvania in support of the ongoing efforts for the sport to be officially recognized by the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA).   Listen   [Read More]

Mar

13

2021

March 13, 2021

As millions of Pennsylvanians turn their clocks forward this weekend, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) is renewing his call to make daylight saving time permanent and eliminate the twice-yearly time changes.   [Read More]

Mar

03

2021

March 03, 2021

Pennsylvania must provide opportunities for students to return to in-person instruction in schools to protect the mental health and educational development of young people, according to many testifiers at a Senate hearing today.   [Read More]

Mar

02

2021

March 02, 2021

Lancaster County Senators Ryan P. Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13) are working to ensure Pennsylvania schools have additional opportunities to find qualified substitute teachers.   [Read More]

Mar

01

2021

March 01, 2021

The Senate Education Committee and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee will hold a joint public hearing on Wednesday, March 3 at 10 a.m. to explore the many challenges schools have been forced to confront during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Committee Chairs Senator Scott Martin (R-13) and Michele Brooks (R-50).   [Read More]

Feb

26

2021

February 26, 2021

Senators Scott Martin (R-13) and Ryan Aument (R-36) will discuss Lancaster County’s COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Plan and answer questions regarding the vaccine during a special telephone town hall meeting on March 2 beginning at 5:30p.m.   [Read More]

Feb

24

2021

February 24, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has created extraordinary challenges that clearly require the cooperation of all branches and levels of government.   [Read More]

Feb

23

2021

February 23, 2021

Pennsylvania’s farmland preservation efforts could take a critical step forward under legislation approved by the Senate today, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Scott Martin (R-13). Listen   [Read More]

Feb

13

2021

February 13, 2021

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) was reappointed recently by Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-34) to continue serving as a member of Board of Governors for the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE).   [Read More]

Feb

11

2021

February 11, 2021

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) has been reappointed to serve on Pennsylvania’s delegation to the Chesapeake Bay Commission for the 2021-22 Legislative Session.   [Read More]