News Releases

Nov

10

2021

November 10, 2021

The Senate effort to move Pennsylvania out of a pandemic economy and create jobs for Pennsylvanians continued this week with passage of additional small business tax reform legislation co-sponsored by Senator Mario Scavello (R-40).   [Read More]

Nov

08

2021

November 08, 2021

The impact of COVID-19 vaccine mandates on workers, employers and access to health care was the focus of a hearing today by the Senate Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Senator Mario Scavello (R-40).   [Read More]

Sep

29

2021

September 29, 2021

The state Senate today voted to extend waivers of an array of regulatory statutes, rules and regulations to aid in Pennsylvania’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Senator Mario Scavello (R-40). The bill is headed to the governor for enactment following approval by the House of Representatives.    [Read More]

Sep

27

2021

September 27, 2021

 

Sinkhole Meeting | Monday, September 27, 2021 | Room 8E-B at 9:30 a.m., East Wing |   [Read More]

Jun

26

2021

June 26, 2021

 

The Senate approved a 2021-22 state budget Friday that supports Pennsylvania’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, while providing a financial safety net for the future, according to Senator Mario Scavello (R-40), who voted for measure.   [Read More]

Jun

24

2021

June 24, 2021

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) said parents would have the option to allow their children to repeat a grade level due to learning disruptions caused by COVID-19 under a bill approved by the Senate and sent to the governor today.   [Read More]

Jun

24

2021

June 24, 2021

The Senate approved legislation co-sponsored by Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) to allow voters to decide if the Pennsylvania Constitution should be amended to require identification each time a voter casts a ballot.   [Read More]

Jun

22

2021

June 22, 2021

Senate voted today to approve legislation sponsored by Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) permitting municipal police in Pennsylvania to use radar for speed enforcement.   [Read More]

Jun

10

2021

June 10, 2021

 

The Senate voted today to end Gov. Tom Wolf’s emergency declaration while ensuring Pennsylvania can take the steps necessary to recover, according to Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) who supported the measures.   [Read More]

Apr

28

2021

April 28, 2021

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) supported legislation passed by the Senate today that could raise more than $100 million in private donations over the next 10 years to support childhood cancer research.   [Read More]

Apr

26

2021

April 26, 2021

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) has once again introduced two measures to provide much needed school property tax relief for Pennsylvania senior citizens.   [Read More]

Apr

14

2021

April 14, 2021

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) chaired a virtual public hearing Tuesday on the economic impact of COVID-19 business closures on tourism and hospitality employers.   [Read More]