News Releases

Jul

02

2018

July 02, 2018

Four Indiana County bridges will be renamed to honor local service members under a bill signed into law by the Governor, according to Senator Don White and Representatives Dave Reed and Cris Dush.   [Read More]

Jun

22

2018

June 22, 2018

The Senate approved a General Appropriations Fund budget on Friday for Fiscal Year 2018-19 that increases state support for education and maintains the core responsibilities of state government without a tax increase, according to Senator Don White.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2018

June 06, 2018

The Senate today (June 6) approved legislation that will require insurance companies and Medicaid to reimburse emergency medical services agencies for services provided when transport to a hospital does not take place but care is rendered, according to Senator Don White (R-Indiana), the prime sponsor of the bill. Listen   [Read More]

May

22

2018

May 22, 2018

Savings achieved by Armstrong County under a previous state grant will be reallocated to fund a critical Main Street project in Rural Valley Borough under an arrangement approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority today (May 22), according to Senator Don White and Representative Donna Oberlander.   [Read More]

May

07

2018

May 07, 2018

Senator Don White’s bill expanding the legal standing for third-party individuals seeking to gain custody in cases where no biological or adoptive parent has care and control of the child was recently signed into law. Listen   [Read More]

May

03

2018

May 03, 2018

Senators Don White and Kim Ward are preparing to introduce legislation that will limit the over-prescription of pain medications by statutorily requiring prescription guidelines and effective utilization reviews under Pennsylvania’s Worker’s Compensation system.   [Read More]