News Releases

Jun

25

2019

June 25, 2019

The Senate approved a bipartisan bill today that would expand job training programs to a broader number of Pennsylvanians by allowing Private Licensed Schools to create branch campuses in different counties, according to one of the bill’s sponsors, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46). Listen   [Read More]

Jun

20

2019

June 20, 2019

A $100,000 tax credit has been awarded for the restoration of the historic Century Inn in Scenery Hill, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jun

19

2019

June 19, 2019

The Senate completed work on a package of bills today to combat the state’s heroin and opioid epidemic by improving prescription drug monitoring, limiting opioid prescriptions, targeting drug dealers and taking other steps to limit the damage inflicted by the addiction crisis in Pennsylvania communities.   [Read More]

Jun

18

2019

June 18, 2019

Senate Republicans highlighted a package of bills today to combat the state’s heroin and opioid epidemic by improving prescription drug monitoring, limiting opioid prescriptions, targeting drug dealers and taking other steps to limit the damage inflicted by the addiction crisis in Pennsylvania communities.   [Read More]

Jun

18

2019

June 18, 2019

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee approved a proposed constitutional amendment today that would expand property tax relief for Pennsylvania’s disabled veterans. Audio Audio   [Read More]

Jun

17

2019

June 17, 2019

The Senate approved a bill today that would create tougher punishments for drug dealers whose products cause serious bodily injuries and impairments, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

12

2019

June 12, 2019

The Senate took an important step to benefit patients in Pennsylvania by passing legislation that would give full practice authority to Advanced Practice Registered Nurses-Certified Nurse Practitioners (APRN-CNPs).   [Read More]

Jun

10

2019

June 10, 2019

Members of the Criminal Justice Reform Caucus held a press conference today to highlight the importance of re-entry and re-integration programs, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46), who co-chairs the Caucus in the Senate.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2019

June 06, 2019

Members of the Criminal Justice Reform Caucus will highlight the importance of re-entry and re-integration programs during a news conference on June 10 in the Media Center at the Capitol Building in Harrisburg at 10 a.m.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2019

June 06, 2019

District attorneys would be able to hold drug dealers more accountable for the damages they cause under legislation approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee this week, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]

Jun

05

2019

June 05, 2019

The Senate approved a bipartisan package of criminal justice reforms today that could reduce prison and probation costs, better protect crime victims and strengthen public safety.   [Read More]

Jun

05

2019

June 05, 2019

The Senate Finance Committee approved legislation today that would amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to limit the growth of state spending, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]