News Releases

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

25

2022

April 25, 2022

 

With National Crime Victims’ Rights Week as the backdrop, the Senate Majority Policy Committee today kicked off a series of hearings on crime and public safety, gathering at the Cambria County Courthouse to get input from police, prosecutors, judges, and key community groups.    [Read More]

Apr

22

2022

April 22, 2022

Senate Majority Policy Chair Mario Scavello (R-40) announced the Majority Policy Committee will hold a crime and public safety hearing on Monday, April 25, 2022, at Cambria County Courthouse in Courtroom 1 at 1:30 p.m. | Watch Live   [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

11

2022

April 11, 2022

Sen. Mario Scavello (R-40) and Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-189) held a Capitol news conference today to urge Pennsylvania communities to adopt campaigns to clean up the litter that is so costly to local communities and the environment.   [Read More]

Apr

07

2022

April 07, 2022

 

Sen. Mario Scavello (R-40) and Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-189) will hold a Capitol news conference Monday, April 11 at 11:30 a.m. in the Capitol East Wing Rotunda in Harrisburg to urge Pennsylvania communities to adopt litter cleanup campaigns.   [Read More]

Feb

08

2022

February 08, 2022

 

In an address to the General Assembly, Gov. Tom Wolf proposed a $45.7 billion 2022-23 state budget that would increase General Fund spending by $4.5 billion, Sen. Mario Scavello (R-40).   [Read More]

Jan

19

2022

January 19, 2022

The state Senate today approved a package of bills to improve cybersecurity in Pennsylvania and require timely notifications to citizens of government data breaches, according to Senator Mario Scavello (R-40).   [Read More]

Dec

14

2021

December 14, 2021

Continuing efforts to restore Pennsylvania’s economic vitality, the Senate today approved legislation sponsored by Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) and Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, to spur job growth in and around airports across the Commonwealth.   [Read More]

Dec

07

2021

December 07, 2021

Sen. Mario Scavello (R-40) and Sen. Pat Browne (R-16) today announced the approval of $2.1 million in state funding to help redevelopment of the Mary Immaculate Seminary and St. John Neumann Building in Lehigh Township. Browne and Scavello were instrumental in securing these funds.   [Read More]

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]