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September 16, 2014 – At a Senate Education Committee, Senator White speaks in support of Senate Bill 1193, legislation that would permit trained school district employees to have access to firearms on school property.


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Senate Approves Public Pension Reform Measure

May 13, 2015

Senator Don White issued the following statement after the Senate approved Senate Bill 1, a measure restructuring the state’s two public employee pension systems – the State Employees’ Retirement System and the Public School Employees’ Retirement System – in order to make them viable in the long term.
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Banking and Insurance Committee to Consider Banking/Securities Nominee

May 12, 2015

The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee will meet on Wednesday, May 13, to consider the nomination of Robin Wiessmann to serve as Secretary of Banking and Securities and hold a public hearing on the competiveness of the banking industry in Pennsylvania according to Committee Chairman Senator Don White.[...Read more]

Ford City Receives $3.2 Million in State Funding for Water Plant

April 22, 2015

A long-awaited major water system improvement project for Ford City was awarded state funding today (April 22), according to state Senator Don White and state Representative Jeff Pyle.[...Read more]

Committee Approves Senator White’s Legislative Pension Reform Bill

April 22, 2015

The Senate Finance Committee today (April 21) approved legislation introduced by Senator Don White designed to provide savings to Pennsylvania’s public pension system by dramatically changing the program available to members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly.[...Read more]

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