News Releases

Sep

13

2017

September 13, 2017

Attached is a letter sent to Governor Tom Wolf today by a group of Senators representing Western Pennsylvania, led by Senator Dan Laughlin of Erie, urging the Administration to aggressively market Western Pennsylvania as a location for Amazon’s proposed second headquarters facility.   [Read More]

Aug

02

2017

August 02, 2017

Two weeks ago, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Labor & Industry, Kathy Manderino, announced she was leaving her post to begin a new job at the state Gaming Control Board.   [Read More]

Jul

19

2017

July 19, 2017

The Indiana County Municipal Services Authority (ICMSA) was today (July 19) awarded state funding totaling nearly $10 million to upgrade its water system, according to Senator Don White and Representatives Dave Reed, Jeff Pyle and Cris Dush.   [Read More]

Jul

10

2017

July 10, 2017

The Senate gave final legislative approval today (July 10) to a bill introduced by Senator Don White that renames two bridges as memorials honoring the military service of local veterans.   [Read More]

Jun

28

2017

June 28, 2017

The Senate today (June 28) approved Senate Bill 383, legislation introduced by Senator Don White that would give school boards the option of allowing licensed and trained staff to carry firearms on school property.   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

12

2017

June 12, 2017

The Property Tax/Rent Rebate program deadline for older adults and residents with disabilities to apply for rebates of rent and property taxes paid in 2016 has been extended to December 31, 2017, according to Senator Don White.   [Read More]