News Releases

May

27

2022

May 27, 2022

In response to the tragic mass shooting in an Uvalde, Texas elementary school that left 19 children and 2 adults dead and many more wounded, State Senator Ryan Aument (R-36) released the following statement:   [Read More]

May

02

2022

May 02, 2022

 

The Senate Majority Policy Committee today held the second in a series of hearings on crime and public safety, gathering at the East Hempfield Township Building in Lancaster County to get input from local police chiefs, prosecutors, human trafficking victim advocates, and key community groups.   [Read More]

Apr

29

2022

April 29, 2022

Senate Majority Policy Committee Chair Mario Scavello (R-40) announced the Majority Policy Committee will hold the second in a series of statewide hearings on crime and public safety at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 2 at the East Hempfield Township Building.   [Read More]

Apr

21

2022

April 21, 2022

Senate Majority Policy Chair Mario Scavello (R-40) today announced a series of hearings on the topic of crime and public safety that will begin next week in Cambria County and continue throughout the Commonwealth during the next few months.   [Read More]

Apr

18

2022

April 18, 2022

In response to the news of a confirmed case of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in Lancaster County, Sen. Ryan Aument (R-36) and Rep. Mindy Fee (R-37) announced their intent to introduce a bill to provide $2 million in additional funding for the detection, response, and prevention of avian flu.   [Read More]

Apr

13

2022

April 13, 2022

 

In a strong step forward to safeguard the integrity of Pennsylvania’s elections, the Senate approved two bills today that would prevent the future use of unsecured ballot drop boxes and ban private money to fund election operations.   [Read More]

Apr

13

2022

April 13, 2022

 

Sen. Ryan Aument’s (R-36) bill to attract new employers and promote economic growth in the Commonwealth by gradually reducing the state’s corporate net income (CNI) tax rate using a performance-based mechanism passed the Senate Finance Committee today.   [Read More]

Apr

12

2022

April 12, 2022

 

The Pennsylvania Senate today passed a package of four bills designed to assist crime victims by providing stronger protections, increasing support, and improving access to services, according to Senator Lisa Baker (R-20), Senator Ryan Aument (R-36), Senator Kim Ward (R-39), Senator Pat Browne (R-16) and Senator Elder Vogel (R-47).   [Read More]

Apr

08

2022

April 08, 2022

Senate Republicans announced they will soon introduce a proposal sponsored by Senators Cris Dush (R-25), Ryan Aument (R-36), Jake Corman (R-34), and Kim Ward (R-39) that will require mail-in ballots that are not returned in the mail to be returned only to the County Board of Elections office, effectively eliminating drop boxes in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Apr

06

2022

April 06, 2022

 

The Senate State Government Committee today advanced a proposal sponsored by State Sen. Ryan Aument (R-36) that will help to reconcile any errors, duplicate files, or irregularities within Pennsylvania’s voter registration records and institute policies to ensure the accuracy of voter registration records moving forward.   [Read More]

Mar

31

2022

March 31, 2022

State Sen. Ryan Aument (R-36) announced that he will sponsor a bill that would require schools to identify sexually explicit content in school curriculum and materials and notify parents that their child’s coursework includes such content.   [Read More]

Mar

28

2022

March 28, 2022

 

Briefing to raise awareness about acquired brain injuries, advocate for legislative solutions, and celebrate survivors. | Tuesday, March 29, 2022 | 10:30 a.m. | Capitol Rotunda   [Read More]