News Releases

Aug

31

2021

August 31, 2021

Today, Governor Wolf announced that he will be requiring all school students, teachers, and staff across Pennsylvania to wear masks, citing his authority to do so under the Disease Control & Prevention Act.   [Read More]

Aug

30

2021

August 30, 2021

In the near future, State Senator Ryan Aument (R-36) intends to introduce legislation that would create a universal Education Savings Account (ESA) for parents and students to utilize during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.   [Read More]

Aug

04

2021

August 04, 2021

State Senator Ryan Aument (R-36) sent a letter to the Chairman of the Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee, Senator Elder Vogel (R-47), requesting that he convene a hearing for the purpose of reviewing the 2017 expansion of the sale of fireworks and potential ways to address the issues created by it.   [Read More]

Jul

28

2021

July 28, 2021

Chaired by State Senator John Yudichak (I-Luzerne/Carbon), the Senate Community, Economic & Recreational Development Committee held a hearing today at the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce on the Economic Impact of the Workforce Shortage.   [Read More]

Jun

25

2021

June 25, 2021

The Senate approved a $40.8 billion General Fund Budget for Fiscal Year 2021-22 that supports Pennsylvania’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic while protecting taxpayers from tax increases, according to Senator Ryan P. Aument (R-36), who voted for the measure.   [Read More]

Jun

22

2021

June 22, 2021

 

Today, the Senate Education Committee passed a bill sponsored by Senator Ryan Aument (R-36) that would establish a commission to redesign the state’s education system to better prepare students for the jobs of today and tomorrow.   [Read More]

Jun

10

2021

June 10, 2021

The Senate voted today to end Gov. Tom Wolf’s emergency declaration while also ensuring Pennsylvania can take the steps necessary to recover, according to Senator Ryan Aument (R-36), who supported the measures.   [Read More]

May

21

2021

May 21, 2021

To address the procedural issues voters experienced in the two most recent elections since no-excuse mail-in ballots were introduced in Pennsylvania, Senator Ryan Aument (R-36) circulated a cosponsor memo for his legislative that would suspend the use of no-excuse mail-in ballots until spring 2023 or until elected leaders make necessary adjustments to Act 77 of 2019.   [Read More]

May

21

2021

May 21, 2021

To attract new employers and promote economic growth in the Commonwealth, Senator Ryan Aument (R-36) announced his intent to introduce legislation that would gradually reduce the state’s corporate net income (CNI) tax rate using a performance-based mechanism.   [Read More]

May

19

2021

May 19, 2021

State Senator Ryan Aument (R-36) today applauded Pennsylvania voters for voting yes on two amendments to the Pennsylvania Constitution in Tuesday’s Primary Election.   [Read More]

Apr

20

2021

April 20, 2021

Pennsylvania schools could have additional opportunities to find qualified substitute teachers under a bill approved by the Senate today, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) and Senator Ryan P. Aument (R-36).   [Read More]

Apr

20

2021

April 20, 2021

A group of Senators highlighted their ongoing efforts to better educate the public about potential amendments to the Pennsylvania Constitution during a news conference at the Capitol today.   [Read More]