Aument Says Shapiro’s Budget Is a Big Wish List with a Big Price Tag
February 6, 2024

Aument Says Shapiro’s Budget Is a Big Wish List with a Big Price Tag

Senate Majority Whip Ryan Aument (R-36) voiced concerns today about the excessive $3.2 billion increase in state spending in Gov. Josh Shapiro’s proposed 2024-25 state budget.  [Read More]

Senate Republican Leaders Announce Resolution Supporting Efforts to Fight Illegal Immigration
January 31, 2024

Senate Republican Leaders Announce Resolution Supporting Efforts to Fight Illegal Immigration

Just days after issuing a statement in support of Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s efforts to secure the southern border, Senate Republican leaders today announced a resolution that calls on President Biden and other federal officials to take meaningful action to protect American citizens against the negative impacts of illegal immigration.  [Read More]

Senate Hearing to Showcase Sexually Explicit Content in PA Schools
October 3, 2023

Senate Hearing to Showcase Sexually Explicit Content in PA Schools

In his ongoing effort to provide parental control of student exposure to sexually explicit content in schools, Sen. Ryan Aument (R-36) announced today that the Senate Education Committee plans to hold a hearing on his legislation to make parents aware of the mature content their child may be provided in school and give them the ability to deny their own child access to such content.  [Read More]

Shapiro’s broken promises, families’ broken trust
July 10, 2023

Shapiro’s broken promises, families’ broken trust

While Gov. Shapiro works to frame the failure of the student scholarship legislation as an argument over the budget negotiating process, it is important to note a failure he cannot credibly pass off on someone else.  [Read More]

Young People Need Opportunity, Not Student Loan Forgiveness
July 10, 2023

Young People Need Opportunity, Not Student Loan Forgiveness

As many know, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down President Biden’s student loan forgiveness proposal on June 30. While this ruling is a win for taxpayers, there are still millions of Americans with trillions of dollars in outstanding student loans who now need to pay back that debt.  [Read More]

Aument: ‘We Must Do Something About Student Loan Debt’
June 30, 2023

Aument: ‘We Must Do Something About Student Loan Debt’

In response to the news that the United States Supreme Court struck down President Biden’s student loan forgiveness proposal, Sen. Ryan Aument (R-36) issued the following statement:  [Read More]

Commission to Redesign Pennsylvania’s Education System Organizes, Aument to Co-Chair
June 8, 2023

Commission to Redesign Pennsylvania’s Education System Organizes, Aument to Co-Chair

To begin the process of creating a long-term plan to align the education system with job demands, the Pennsylvania Commission on Education & Economic Competitiveness (CEEC) held its first meeting today, according to Sen. Ryan Aument (R-36), who serves as a co-chair alongside Rep. Peter Schweyer (D-134).  [Read More]

Lancaster County Commissioners to Demonstrate New Firearms Training Simulator
June 5, 2023

Lancaster County Commissioners to Demonstrate New Firearms Training Simulator

On Thursday, June 8th, the Lancaster County Commissioners, alongside Pennsylvania State Senator Ryan Aument, will unveil a new Firearms Training Simulator (FATS) system purchased by the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center earlier this year.  [Read More]

Primary runoff elections produce better candidates – and PA needs that
May 30, 2023

Primary runoff elections produce better candidates – and PA needs that

Do you know how many times a candidate from either party has won a statewide election in Pennsylvania for Governor or U.S. Senator without first winning the support of most of their party’s voters in the primary election?  [Read More]

Aument, Farry to Introduce Primary Runoff Bill
May 24, 2023

Aument, Farry to Introduce Primary Runoff Bill

To ensure that candidates that win their primary election are supported by at least half of primary voters, Sens. Ryan Aument (R-36) and Frank Farry (R-6) announced their intent to introduce a bill creating a primary runoff election system in Pennsylvania.  [Read More]

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