News Releases

Jun

14

2017

June 14, 2017

The Office of Inspector General would have greater authority and independence to investigate and eliminate waste, fraud and abuse of tax dollars under legislation approved by the Senate with strong bipartisan support today. Listen     [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

Senators Ryan Aument (R-36) and Scott Martin (R-13) hailed Senate passage of a historic pension reform measure today that will protect taxpayers and provide a wider range of retirement planning options to newly hired public-sector employees.   [Read More]

May

30

2017

May 30, 2017

Senators Ryan Aument (R-36) and John Yudichak (D-14) along with Representatives Becky Corbin (R-155) and Rob Matzie (D-16), who co-chair the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s Nuclear Energy Caucus, issued the following statement regarding the announcement that Exelon Corporation will be closing the Three Mile Island Nuclear Generating Station.   [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

  The Senate State Government Committee approved two bills today that would improve transparency of the process of negotiating the salaries and benefits of government and school employees.   [Read More]

Apr

13

2017

April 13, 2017

Three Republican state senators have called on the president of Drexel University to terminate a professor for an inflammatory and hateful social media post that they said showed a lack of respect for military personnel.   [Read More]

Mar

16

2017

March 16, 2017

Senators Ryan Aument (R-36) and John Yudichak (D-14) along with Representatives Becky Corbin (R-155) and Rob Matzie (D-16) today announced the formation of a bi-partisan, bi-cameral caucus of Pennsylvania’s General Assembly to focus on nuclear energy issues. Listen   [Read More]